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Dan Blakeslee & The Calabash Club | Christmasland Jubilee

Christmasland Jubilee by Dan Blakeslee ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse, the stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that Dan Blakeslee & The Calabash Club soon would be there! Dan Blakeslee has long been a staple of the New England art scene and it just wouldn’t be the holidays without the merriest of all of Santa’s helpers gifting us the most holly jolliest music this side of the North Pole. Earlier this month he and the band released their brand new holiday album…

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The Music Savage Show | 12.20.2019

It’s the 2019 Music Savage Holly Jolly Holiday Show! In the first hour I stuff your stockings with a ho-ho-whole sack of indie, funk, soul, & hip-hop songs to get you into the festive spirit of the season. I also celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Clash’s “London Calling,” highlight the first airing of Nirvana’s famous Unplugged filming, give you a sweet taste of our latest and greatest HotTakes post, and much more. Available below and on your favorite streaming platform. May your holidays be full of amazing music! Playlist: Holly, Carol, Candy, & Joy – JD McPhersonChristmas All Over…

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Photos | Sufjan Stevens (Christmas Sing-a-long) – Aladdin Theater (PDX)

Photos by Colin McLaughlin [I]n these last days before we all laugh at how the world didn’t end, it helps to have a place you can go that helps you to see there is also a lighter side to popular enthusiasm. Talking about Christmas songs, and the warm feelings that they bring to the unScrooge-like among us. Enter the patron saint of (experimental) indie folk, Sufjan Stevens who gives more to the altar of holiday cheer than most small townships and who decided that this was the year to take his new 5 CD holiday set “Silver and Gold” out on…


Dent May does Christmas

Holiday Face Dent May does it again with his Christmas track, “Holiday Face.”  Its got a similar feel to his other tracks, a smooth electronic feeling christmas track, that you’ll be humming along to. More Dent May

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AB & the Sea – Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) Check out the boys from San Francisco covering the Phil Spector written “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home).”  This is particularly becoming one of my favorite Christmas covers this year. AB & the Sea released a great little EP a few months ago, I gave them a big write up here. Connect with them: Facebook, Twitter, Myspace, Youtube

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