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Phantom 105.2 playlist, Saturday December 22

As played on Phantom 105.2, Saturday December 22, 10pm-midnight The Christmas special to mark the eve of the eve of Christmas Eve. As if this wasn’t enough unseasonal seasonal music to be going on with, Bob Dylan’s Theme Time Radio …

Sun, Dec 23, 2007, 22:02

   

As played on Phantom 105.2, Saturday December 22, 10pm-midnight

The Christmas special to mark the eve of the eve of Christmas Eve. As if this wasn’t enough unseasonal seasonal music to be going on with, Bob Dylan’s Theme Time Radio Hour show is playing in the background as I type and, yep, Bob’s in a Christmas mood too.

Wild Billy Childish & The Musicians of the British Empire “Santa Claus” (Damaged Goods)
The Ramones “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)” (Sire)
Ted Leo & The Pharmacists “Annunciation Day/Born On Christmas Day” (Touch & Go)
The Kinks “Father Christmas” (Deram)
Animal Collective “Winter Wonder Land” (Domino)
Flaming Lips “Christmas at the Zoo” (Warner Bros)
Run DMC “Christmas In Hollis” (A&M)
James Brown “Lets Make This Christmas Mean Something This Year” (People)
The Flirtations “Christmas Time Is Here Again” (Deram)
Darlene Love “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” (Phil Spector Records)
The Ronettes “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” (Phil Spector Records)
Marvin Gaye “Purple Snowflakes” (Motown)
Cocteau Twins “Frosty The Snowman” (4AD)
St Etienne “My Christmas Prayer” (Creation)
El Perro del Mar “Oh What A Christmas!” (Memphis Industries)
Mum “Nóttin Var Svo Ágæt Ei” (Mobile)
Badly Drawn Boy “Donna & Blitzen” (Twisted Nerve)
Mogwai “Christmas Song” (Chemikal Underground)
Low “Long Way Round the Sea” (Tugboat)
Hermann & Kleine “Catch A Snowflake” (Morr Music)
Ryan Adams “Hey Parker, It’s Christmas” (Lost Highway)
Sufjan Stevens “That Was The Worst Christmas Ever!” (Asthmatic Kitty)
Palace Music “Christmastime In The Mountains” (Drag City)
Tom Waits “Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis” (Island)
Joni Mitchell “River” (Reprise)
Mary Margaret O’Hara “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” (Koch)
Johnny Cash “Blue Christmas” (CBS)
Blind Boys Of Alabama “Silent Night” (Real World)
Bruce Springsteen “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” (Live track)