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Old 11-24-2007, 12:14 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Christmas covers

I am making an alternative Christmas CD. As in alternative I mean fairly modern, like not Sinatra or Amy Grant or whatever.

Please direct me to modern covers, or even originals, from any genre that relate to christmas. I can only find a few on my own.
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Old 11-24-2007, 12:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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The Vandals did a lovely christmas album.
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Old 11-24-2007, 01:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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The Darkness - Christmas Time (Don't Let the Bells End)
John Lennon - Happy Christmas (always a classic)
Mike - All I Want for Christmas is a Girlfriend
Eagles - Please Come Home for Christmas
Dave Matthews Band - Christmas Song
Jimmy Buffett - Mele Kelikimaka
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Christmas All Over Again
Queen - Thank God it's Christmas
Big Star - Jesus Christ
Alabama - Christmas in Dixie
Elvis Presley - Blue Christmas
Paul McCartney - Wonderful Christmastime
Street Drum Corps - Happy Christmas (War is Over)
Wham! - Last Christmas
Lou Monte - Dominic the Italian Christmas Donkey

^^ That right there is a badass list. I can help find those if you need.


Even though you want fairly modern I'm going to recommend A Christmas Gift for You From Phil Spector. That is such a classic album.
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Old 11-25-2007, 06:02 AM   #4 (permalink)
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The band, Korn did Jingle balls (aka. Jingle bells)

Pretty nasty and contemporary version.
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Old 11-25-2007, 09:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Cap'n Jazz - Winter Wonderland
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Old 11-26-2007, 05:54 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Slade's Christmas song, the name escapes me.
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Old 11-26-2007, 11:15 AM   #7 (permalink)
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here's a bunch

AC/DC - mistress for christmas
Aimee Mann - did a whole christmas album
BB King - Back Door Santa
Band, The - Christmas Must be tonight
Booker T & the MG's - did a whole christmas album
Captain Sensible - one christmas catalogue
Chris Isaak - did a whole christmas album
Cocteau Twins - winter wonderland
Cracker - merry christmas emily
Joan Jett - little drummer boy
Kinks - father christmas (AWESOME!)
Kurtis Blow - christmas rappin
Run DMC - christmas in hollis
Squeeze - Christmas Day
Waitresses - christmas wrapping

And the best christmas song ever

Pogues & Kirsty MacColl - Fairytale of New York
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Old 11-26-2007, 02:15 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Old 11-26-2007, 04:37 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Paul Baribeau-Christmas Lights
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Old 11-26-2007, 07:13 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Wonderful Christmas Time - Paul McCartney

definitely.
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