Posts filed under ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’
This is the final installment of The Twelve Days of Christmas. No holiday mix would be complete without a song from the 1964 Beach Boys’ Christmas Album. Today we have Christmas Day by The Beach Boys. Happy Holidays!
Today we have the song Not A Pine Tree by Bugs Eat Books. Enjoy!
Today we have a live recording of A Marshmallow World performed by Frank Sinatra & Dean Martin.
Today we have the song Hey Santa by The Birthday Girl vs Alexander’s Festival Hall from the Christmastime, Approximately compilation available on Wiaiwya Records.
On this day in 2000 singer-songwriter, Kirsty MacColl was killed in a boating accident in Mexico. She and her sons were diving with a group in Cozumel, Mexico in a specific diving area that watercraft were restricted from entering. As the group was surfacing from a dive, a speeding powerboat entered the restricted area; MacColl was hit by the boat and killed instantly. In 1987 MacColl recorded the Christmas song “Fairytale of New York” with The Pogues. The song has frequently been voted the Number One Best Christmas Song of All Time in various television, radio and magazine related polls in Ireland and the UK. Today we have Fairytale Of New York by The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl.
Today we have the song Christmas In Vermont by Ed’s Redeeming Qualities. Happy Friday!
On this day in 1997 an episode of the children’s television series Pokémon titled, “Dennō Senshi Porygon,” aired in Japan. The episode induced seizures in hundreds of children. In total, six hundred and eighty-five viewers were taken to hospitals; two children remained hospitalized for more than two weeks. Due to this, the episode was only broadcast this one time and was banned worldwide. Today we have the song Come On Santa by The Raveonettes.