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The Far Side of Christmas – playlist for December 22

As played on The Far Side, Phantom 105.2, December 22, 10pm-midnight. Julian Casablancas “I Wish It Was Christmas Today” (Rough Trade) Can “Silent Night” (Mute) Ike & Tina Turner “Merry Christmas Baby” (Harmony) Soul Saints Orchestra “Santa’s Got A Bag …

Wed, Dec 23, 2009, 10:42

   

As played on The Far Side, Phantom 105.2, December 22, 10pm-midnight.

Julian Casablancas “I Wish It Was Christmas Today” (Rough Trade)
Can “Silent Night” (Mute)
Ike & Tina Turner “Merry Christmas Baby” (Harmony)
Soul Saints Orchestra “Santa’s Got A Bag of Soul” (Jazzman)
The Ventures “Jingle Bell Rock” (EMI)
Reverand Horton Heat “Winter Wonderland” (Yep Roc)
The Ramones “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)” (Sire)
The Sonics “Santa Claus” (Etiquette)
The Kinks “Father Christmas” (Deram)
Snoop Dogg “A Pimp’s Christmas Song” (Doggystyle)
Run DMC “Christmas In Hollis” (A&M)
The Ronettes “Frosty the Snowman” (Abkco)
Stevie Wonder “What Christmas Means To Me” (Tamla)
James Brown “Santa Claus Go Straight to the Ghetto” (People)
Louis Armstrong “Christmas In New Orleans” (Decca)
Musicians of New Orleans “O Holy Night” (Studio 60 On Sunset Strip)
Miles Davis “We Three Kings Of the Orient Are” (Columbia)
Zooey Deschanel/Leon Redbone “Baby It’s Cold Outside” (Watertower)
Badly Drawn Boy “Donna & Blitzen” (Twisted Nerve)
Lord Beginner “Christmas Morning, The Rum Had Me Yawning” (Dust to Digital)
Lee “Scratch” Perry “Santa Claus” (White)
Glasvegas “Silent Night” (Columbia)
Johnny Cash “Little Drummer Boy” (CBS)
Low “Blue Christmas” (Tugboat)
Gillian Welch “Winter’s Come and Gone” (Acony)
Tom Waits “Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis” (Island)
Joni Mitchell “River” (Reprise)
Feist “Lo! How A Rose E’re Blooming” (Best Buy)
Marvin Gaye “Purple Snowflakes” (Motown)
Darlene Love “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” (Abkco)
Billy Bragg & Florence Welch “Fairytale of New York” (MP3)
Blind Boys Of Alabama “Silent Night” (Real World)