Episode 42 – Christmas 2015

Blue Moon Americana - ChristmasWe’ve got a Christmas Eve Americana show to beat the band. Throwback vintage performances from The Band, Kay Starr, John Prine, and some fresh updated Americana sounds from The Boxmasters, Kasey Chambers, David Myles, and Los Straitjackets. Celebrate this Thursday morning with Dave Stroud on Sonoma County’s newest radio voice, KWTF 88.1 FM.

1Artist Title Album Buy
2The Ventures Frosty the Snowman The Ventures' Christmas Album Amazon
3Nick Lowe Christmas At The Airport Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection For All The Family Amazon
4Los Straitjackets Linus and Lucy (Live) The Quality Holiday Revue (Live) Amazon
5Los Straitjackets Holiday Twist Oh Santa! New & Used Christmas Classics from Yep Roc Amazon
6Bruce Springsteen Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town (Single Version) Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town – Single Amazon
7Brenda Lee Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree 20th Century Masters – The Christmas Collection: The Best of Brenda Lee Amazon
8Aaron Neville Louisiana Christmas Day Aaron Neville's Soulful Christmas Amazon
9Aaron Neville Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Aaron Neville's Soulful Christmas Amazon
10Ingrid Lucia 'Zat You, Santa Claus? Putumayo Presents: New Orleans Christmas Amazon
11B.B. King Christmas Celebration Blues Blues Christmas Volume 3, 1927-1962 Amazon
12John Prine Christmas In Prison Souvenirs Amazon
13John Prine Silent Night All Day Long A John Prine Christmas Amazon
14John Prine I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus A John Prine Christmas Amazon
15The Band Christmas Must Be Tonight Islands [Remastered] Amazon
16Willie Nelson Pretty Paper Christmas with Willie Nelson Amazon
17David Myles Santa Never Brings Me a Banjo It's Christmas Amazon
18Jimmy Martin Daddy Will Santa Claus Ever Have to Die To Mother At Christmas Amazon
19Kasey Chambers Christmas Day Bittersweet Amazon
20She & Him Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas A Very She & Him Christmas Amazon
21The Living Sisters Christmas in California Harmony Is Real: Songs for a Happy Holiday Amazon
22Mary Gauthier Christmas In Paradise Filth & Fire Amazon
23Robert Earl Keen Merry Christmas From The Family Gringo Honeymoon Amazon
24Ry Cooder Christmas Time This Year Pull Up Some Dust And Sit Down Amazon
25The Boxmasters The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) Christmas Cheer Amazon
26The Boxmasters Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Christmas Cheer Amazon
27Bob Dylan Winter Wonderland Christmas In the Heart Amazon
28Kay Starr (Everybody's Waitin' For The Man With The Bag The Most Wonderful songs of the year sung by the best – holiday 2002 Amazon
29Leon Redbone Winter Wonderland Christmas Island Amazon
30Asleep at the Wheel Here Comes Santa Claus Merry Texas Christmas, Y'All Amazon
31Asleep at the Wheel Xmas in Jail Merry Texas Christmas, Y'All Amazon
32Raul Malo White Christmas Marshmallow World and Other Holiday Favorites Amazon
33Chuck Berry Merry Christmas, Baby The Chess Box Disc 2 Amazon
34Ella Fitzgerald & Frank Devol Orchestra Winter Wonderland Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas Amazon
35Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Christmas All Over Again Playback Disc 3 Amazon

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