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It's That Time of the Year

I didn't grow up with Xmas, Hannukah, Kwanzaa, or any other winter-time holidays - I was raised in a cult, which should surprise very few people that read my shit - but as I've acclimated to the real world with all its mistletoe and trees and menorahs, I've developed a small (rather small, actually) affinity for the music of the season if it's done by the right folks. So I assembled a little package of holiday music, some of it by locals, some by indie rockers, even a couple by Twisted Sister. It'll be playing at the Christmas party over at my pad, hopefully you'll enjoy it as well...

Bright Eyes - "Little Drummer Boy":

Sufjan Stevens - "Little Drummer Boy":

Bright Eyes - "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen":

Sufjan Stevens - "Put The Lights on the Tree":

Twisted Sister - "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus":

Scary Kids Scaring Kids - "What a Wonderful World":

Twisted Sister - "Silver Bells":

The Format - "Holly Jolly Christmas":

A Change of Pace - "Christmas on the Coast":

Bright Eyes - "Blue Christmas":

Jimmy Eat World - "Last Christmas":

Death Cab for Cutie - "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)":

Happy Holidays from Ear Infection to You!

Love, Brendan Joel Kelley

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Brendan Kelley