…and I was asked to re-post some of the last songs I’d done in my Christmas posts, here we go:
Stars -‘Fairytale Of New York.’ mp3 Pipettes -‘White Christmas.’ mp3 Teenage Fanclub -‘Christmas Eve.’ mp3 Dandy Warhols -‘Little Drummer Boy.’ mp3 Beck -‘The Little Drum Machine Boy.’ mp3 Liz Phair -‘Winter Wonderland.’ mp3 Holly Golightly -‘Christmas Tree On Fire.’ mp3 Wild Billy Childish and the Musicians of The British Empire -‘Christmas 1979.’ mp3 Ten Thousand Dollar Tattoo -‘My First Santa.’ mp3 Eels -‘Christmas Is going To The Dogs.’ mp3 Eels -‘Everything’s Gonna Be Cool this Christmas.’ mp3 Weezer -‘Christmas Celebration.’ mp3 Weezer -‘The Christmas Song.’ mp3
Well, term finished today, and I’m pretty brain dead. To say nothing of going Christmas Shopping, and finding the streets of Edinburgh full, and I kept running into kids I teach…however, I did finally manage to get a vinyl copy of Malcolm Middleton’s ‘We’re All Going To Die.’ (Fopp in Edinburgh still have copies, if a) you want one and b) you are in a position to get there).
I was also very flattered yesterday to get an email from a reader, Ryan, in California, who said it would really make his month if I featured his song on one of my Christmas posts.
Well, why not, seeing as his band Ten Thousand Dollar Tattoo (and that link leads to his MySpace) are pretty damn good, and I’m up for featuring new stuff: