Top 15 Alternative Christmas Songs!

The Coca Cola advert has now been aired on TV which means Christmas is here. So I thought I would create a list of alternative Christmas songs where you can escape from the repeated drones of ‘Mistletoe and Wine’ and ‘Fairytale of New York’. Enjoy.

1. Low – Just Like Christmas

2. She and Him – Sleigh Ride

3. Mew – Snow Brigade

4. Bright Eyes – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

5. Death Cab For Cutie – Baby Please Come Home

6. Hot Hot Heat – Christmas Day In The Sun

7. Glasvegas – A Snowflake Fell (And It Felt Like A Kiss)

8. Rilo Kiley – Christmas Cake

9. The Wombats – Is This Christmas?

10. Sufjan Stevens – Put The Lights On The Tree

11. The Walkmen – No Christmas While I’m Talking

12. Bright Eyes –Blue Christmas

13. Oasis – Merry Xmas Everybody

14. Ron Sexsmith – Maybe This Christmas

15. The Killers –¡Happy Birthday Guadalupe!

Breaking News: Kate Bush Album Update!

A few details of Kate Bush’s new album have been released today. The album titled ‘50 Words for Snow’ will hit shelves on 21st November. There will be seven songs to feature on the album but the running time will be 65 minutes; and each song will be set against the background of constant falling snow. The track listing has also been released and is as follows:

‘Snowflake’
‘Lake Tahoe’
‘Misty’
‘Wildman’
‘Snowed In At Wheeler Street’
’50 Words For Snow’
‘Among Angels’

This album is the second release on Bush’s Fish People Records and the exciting news is that album can now be pre-ordered online through iTunes and HMV.

Looks like Christmas will come early this year.