Alternative Christmas Music - Deep Cuts Edition

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Always looking for more non-traditional Christmas Tunes, but I like to wonder off the beaten path.

Couple of examples:


Absolutely love this gem:



 












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Bob Mould with Craig Kilborn, Little Drummer Boy

 

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Pearl Jam, Let Me Sleep (It's Christmas Time).

 






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I don't know how to do the whole "imbed a video" thing - but
there is a great version of "Frosty the Snowman" done by Leon Redbone and Dr. John that is just a hoot.

it was on one of those "A Very Special Christmas" albums that were put out in the late 80's and early 90's to raise funds for some charity.
 


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Micky singing "Jesus Christ" on The Monkees' 2018 Christmas record (song originally from Big Star's third album).

 

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Just learned about this one today. This is Louis Armstrong's very last recording.

 

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From the Evan Johns Christmas album that also featured Mule Size Yuletide and Stuffin' in the Stocking.

 


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A few more coming...not all my type or exactly what I'm looking for, but in case anyone else is looking to expand their catalogue.


 



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Not sure if this whole playlist will load, but I'm digging a few off this album, especially track 5 "Secret Santa":

 






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This one was brought to my attention because the Jayhawks covered it fantastically Saturday night at the Palace.

The Band, Must Be Christmas Tonight

 




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