Early Christmas

Today is November 28th.  For me it’s an appropriate day to kick off the holiday season. Eating left over turkey, Christmas music, putting up the tree, and yes if you’re crazy enough–shopping.  When I was younger the day after Thanksgiving was when a few radio stations would start airing back-to-back Holiday classics. We never even thought of Christmas music earlier, especially on Halloween night, but that all changed for me this year when I joined a few friends to dish out treats on a night reserved for ghouls and ghosts.

 

On the way to their place I was scanning the radio looking for something decent (which is rare) to listen to.  And yes I came across a station playing continuous back-to-back carols for the holiday season. Needless to say I could hardly get into the mood of Christmas nor did I really want to. So today I think it’s finally okay to play your favorite Holiday tunes.

 

To get you started I have listed a few recommendations:

 

Vince Guraraldi – A Charlie Brown Christmas (damn good!!)

Tino Izzo – Christmas

John Serrie – Upon a Midnight Clear

Ray Conniff Singers – We Whish You a Merry Christmas

 

Chris

 

Advertisements

0 Responses to “Early Christmas”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s




Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: