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  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

    12/23/2016 1:57:49 PM PST · by NFHale · 39 replies
    Ol' Blue Eyes sings "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"... 1957
  • On Singing Christmas...Christmas sermon pt 3

    On Singing Christmas… Posted on December 18, 2010 And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid.And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.And this shall be a sign unto you;...
  • "Winter Wonderland" Lew Stone and his Band (December 28, 1934)

    12/09/2016 8:39:10 PM PST · by Arthur McGowan · 8 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1934 | Lew Stone
    "Winter Wonderland" Lew Stone and his Band
  • I Am Here, Sir Christhismas

    11/15/2016 8:31:06 AM PST · by CharlesOConnell
    CFL-Sacramento ^ | 11/15/2016 | Charles O'Connell
    I Am Here, Sir Christhismas Richard Smart (or Smerte), Rector (1435-1477) of Plymtree, Devon, and vicar-choral at Exeter Cathedral (1428-ca. 1466). I Am Here, Sir Christhismas -   Dieu Vous Garde   - MP3 (open new window) Purchase Here Noel, Noel, Noel, Noel, Who is there, that singeth so, Noel, Noel, Noel?1. I am here, Sir Christhismas, Welcome, my lord Sir Christhismas, Welcome to all both more or less [great and small]; Come near, Noel.2. Dieu vous garde, beau Sire, [God keep you, good Sir], tidings I you bring, A maid hath born a Child full young, The which causeth for to...
  • UPDATE!!!! No Christian Music or Christmas Carols in Shopping Mall

    10/27/2016 8:26:41 AM PDT · by Maudeen · 39 replies
    UPDATE!! Please read! The University Town Center Mall has just released the following statement: "The materials created and distributed by a third party company relating to the hiring of performance groups for UTC were not reviewed by UTC staff in advance of distribution. These materials do not in any way represent an existing center policy or viewpoint. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused within the Sarasota community." . . . .
  • This famous Christmas song was written by a Cantor’s son

    12/24/2015 6:58:37 AM PST · by dennisw · 10 replies ^ | Posted on Dec. 18, 2015 at 11:48 am | by Laurence Bergreen
    Irving Berlin, 1906. Photo from Wikimedia Commons Late in 1940, so the story goes, Irving Berlin found himself in Los Angeles writing songs for the movie "Holiday Inn," starring two of the biggest stars of the moment, Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire.  The challenge Berlin had set himself was enormous: to capture the spirit of major holidays in popular song.  And the Christmas song had to be the best of all.  Nothing about Los Angeles, where he found himself, reminded him of the Christmases he'd known as a young boy back in New York City. The snow, the cold...
  • What happened to the silly Christmas songs?

    12/17/2015 5:50:31 PM PST · by rey · 96 replies
    We have three radio stations in our are that play Christmas songs all day and another three that play one about every third song. What is interestingly absent are the silly songs like: I want a hippopotamus for Christmas: Dear Santa (a personal favorite, the kid from Yemen wanting a grenade launcher is great): Or you ain't gettin diddly squat cause you really messed up this year (not that I like it, but it annoys my grand daughter): along with All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth, All the chipmunk songs, Grandma got run...
  • Pavarotti - O Holy Night (Full Album)

    12/25/2014 7:45:34 AM PST · by NKP_Vet · 16 replies ^ | November 30, 2013 | PùshuncKö Mart
    Tenor; Pavarotti Album; O Holy Night Year; 1990 1. Cantique de Noel (O Holy Night) 00:00 2. Pieta, Signore 04:17 3. Panis Angelicus 12:45 4. Qual Giglio Candido (Parola Quinta) 16:48 5. Ave Maria 21:30 6. Gesu Bambino 26:20 7. Ave Maria 30:52 8. Mille Cherubini in Coro 33:50 9. Agnus Dei 37:55 10. Requiem: Sanctus 41:41 11. Adeste, Fideles 50:52
  • (Vanity) A Rarely Heard Christmas Carol: Where Shepherds Lately Knelt.

    A rarely heard Christmas Carol. 1. Where shepherds lately knelt and kept the angel's word, I come in half belief, a pilgrim strangely stirred, but there is room and welcome there for me, but there is room and welcome there for me.2. In that unlikely place I find him as they said: sweet newborn babe, how frail! and in a manger bed, a still, small voice to cry one day for me, a still, small voice to cry one day for me. 3. How should I not have known Isaiah would be there, his prophecies fulfilled? With pounding heart I...
  • They Sang Christmas Carols at an Abortion Clinic, You’ll be Amazed What Happened

    12/22/2014 6:49:56 PM PST · by Morgana · 8 replies
    Life News ^ | 12/22/14 | Matt Yonke
    Since 2003, the Pro-Life Action League has held an “Empty Manger” Christmas caroling day outside abortion clinics in our headquarters city of Chicago and the surrounding area, and Saturday we continued that tradition, visiting eight area facilities—five in Chicago and three in DuPage county. Over the years women have occasionally chosen life for their babies when they heard the songs of Christmas outside the abortion facility, and on Saturday four women that we know of cancelled their abortion appointments! Three Babies Saved at Planned Parenthood Aurora The day started outside Planned Parenthood’s Aurora, Illinois mega-center where we’ve been caroling since...
  • ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’ Is The Worst Christmas Song Ever

    12/04/2014 6:22:48 AM PST · by C19fan · 53 replies
    The Federalist ^ | December 3, 2014 | Leslie Loftis
    The worst Christmas song ever isn’t actually a Christmas song. It’s just a song that uses Christmas in the hook and was popular when it was released. So Band Aid’s “Do They Know It’s Christmas” gets played every year starting at the end of November. Every year, I think that the awfulness comes in part from the refreshed shock of dreadful lyrics I’ve not heard in 11 months. Instead, my loathing of the song grows through the season and year by year. So as it starts playing on repeat—and the 30th anniversary edition regales us with two versions this season—a...
  • VANITY: Your Favorite Christmas Songs/Carols?

    11/27/2014 7:17:39 PM PST · by Jamestown1630 · 142 replies
    Well, The Season has Begun; and I am 'In The Spirit'! What are your favorite Christmas songs/carols and renditions? Here are some of mine: Oh Come Emmanuel: What Child Is This? O Holy NIght: Ave Maria Venid Pastores (taught to me by my Jr. High Spanish teacher): The Holly and the Ivy: And finally, for fun, Baby It's Cold Outside! (there are versions of this that I like better, but this is so cute, I couldn't resist): Seasons Greetings to All! =JT
  • (Vanity) Any radio stations playing Holiday music yet?

    11/01/2014 3:03:49 PM PDT · by hoagy62 · 42 replies
    11/1/14 | hoagy62
    Just wondering if anyone's local radio stations are playing Christmas music yet. We have a station up here in Seattle that changed their website format to Christmas at midnight last night. Their on-air music is still 'normal', but they have an online channel of nothing but Christmas music. If they follow tradition, they'll be switching their on-air format on Nov. 15th to all-Christmas...two Fridays before Thanksgiving.
  • A Different Christmas Music Channel

    12/25/2013 11:03:48 AM PST · by kristinn · 5 replies
    MPL Radio ^ | Wednesday, December 25, 2013 | Kristinn
    For those tired of hearing the same Christmas songs by the same artists over and over again I have a suggestion.Paul McCartney's music publishing company maintains a free multi-channel online radio that features Christmas music by many artists performing traditional and not-so-traditional songs. What they have in common is the publishing rights are owned by MPL Communications and are offered for licensing with the click of a button.Clicking the source link should take you directly to the Happy Holidays station. Other stations available are the Macca Mix (McCartney solo catalogue), 30s Hits, Rock Classics and Bert Berns. In the past...
  • The 5 Worst Christmas Songs of All Time

    12/18/2013 2:15:41 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 172 replies ^ | 12/18/13
    With a week to go before the big day, I’ve need to get something off my chest: If I hear Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime” again I’m going to convert to Norse paganism, grab a battle-ax and lay waste to the local all-holiday radio station. The choir of children sing their song! Ding dong! Ding dong! Ding dong! ding Ahhhhhhh… "SECURITY! A Viking just killed the board op! Save us from the wrath of the Northmen!" The ex-Beatle abomination is number one on my list and I can’t even bear to embed the video. But there are other horrifying songs that...
  • The Twelve Days of Christmas

    The 12 days of Christmas, absolutely hilarious.
  • David Thibault - Elvis - Blue Christmas

    12/15/2013 5:48:09 PM PST · by South40 · 13 replies
    YouTube ^ | Dec 9, 2013
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  • 16-year-old Elvis impersonator sings Blue Christmas

    12/13/2013 3:24:12 PM PST · by navysealdad · 17 replies
    David Thibault is a 16-year-old French Canadian singer with a very surprising voice. Watch his impressive performance of Elvis Presley's song.
  • Grocery Store Kicks Girls Off Property For Singing Christmas Carols

    12/12/2013 5:59:02 PM PST · by Morgana · 25 replies
    CBS ^ | CBS
    ANCOUVER (CBS Seattle) - Two young girls who were trying to spread holiday cheer were kicked off of a grocery store’s property for singing Christmas carols. Ayla Bascom and Kaitlyn Manseau chose the WinCo near their home to give shoppers “a warm fuzzy feeling,” KATU reported. The girls made a sign stating they didn’t want any money and no one went into the store to file a complaint either. Instead, people stopped outside to listen to them sing popular Christmas carols.
  • The Christmas Scale

    12/12/2013 9:04:58 AM PST · by reegs · 4 replies
    Igniter Media ^ | 12/3/2012 | Igniter Media
    It's hard to believe that the greatest message the world will ever hear is contained in one simple scale. (Voice over by Willie Minor.)