Just in time for Halloween, we dive into some spooky Christmas songs. Artists include: Count Floyd, Spinal Tap, Tarja Turunen, Emmy the Great and Tim Wheeler, Douglas Pipes, Bobby "Boris" Pickett and the Crypt-Keepers, Sheb Wooley, Brice Armstrong and The All-American Ghouls, and Defiant Brood.
Do you enjoy sad, depressing Christmas songs? This week, we discuss why this genre is so popular and why someone would want to feel down at Christmas. Artists include: John Denver, Romeos Fault, Nat King Cole, The O'Jays, The Emotions, The Everly Brothers, Dan Hicks, Sufjan Stevens, LCD Soundsystem, and Marvin Gaye.
Santa Claus blasts off to worlds unknown in this latest episode. This week we featured: Sonny Cole, Tim Dinkins, Bobby Helms, The BellRays, Lawrence Welk's Little Band, Tiny Tim, Barry Gordon, and Patty Marie Jay with the Hal Bradley Orchestra.
Do you like to get down and groove to Christmas disco music? This week we featured Disco Christmas by the Universal Robot Band, Joy to the World by the Salsoul Orchestra, Silver Bells by Mirror Image, Gloria Medley by Les Jokers, Donde Esta Santa Claus? by Charo, Christmas Rappin' by Kurtis Blow, Santa Claus / N.O.E.L. by Holiday Express, and Sleigh Ride by Irwin the Disco Duck.
Scott and Jay discuss Christmas songs from famous Yacht Rock artists.
White Christmas by Kenny Loggins
Go Tell it on the Mountain by Michael McDonald
It Doesn't Have to Be This Way by Jim Croce
The Gift of Giving by Bill Withers
The First Christmas Morning by Dan Fogelberg
Santa Claus is Coming to Town by Michael Bolton
Christmas Must Be Tonight by Hall and Oates
Scott and Jay discuss Ska-Punk Christmas songs from the type of bands that were popular in the mid-1990s.
Joy to the World by The O.C. Supertones
Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer by Reel Big Fish
White Christmas by Goldfinger
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by The Holophonics
Feliz Navidad by The Toasters
Silent Night by Ska-J
Last Christmas by The Holophonics
Scott and Jay discuss Christmas songs from popular cartoons in the 1980s.
We Wish You a Turtle Christmas
The Ten Bears of Christmas
It's a Pony Kind of Christmas
In this episode, Scott and Jay discuss Christmas songs performed by non-musical celebrities.
Johnny It's Cold Outside
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
If It Doesn't Snow this Christmas
Please Come Home for Christmas