Thursday, 19 December 2019

Ruby Slippers Dec 20 2019 Christmas Xtravaganza!

Hey hey everybody!

Deck them halls!  Trim them trees! Ho ho ho and a bottle of rum!

(What do you expect from a "pirate" radio station)**

So here you go, the annual Xmas Xtravaganza, complete with old favs, new bits and a set in the middle of brand new non seasonal tracks. (That's my gift to you! Merry merry!)

Ready? Set? Grab your eggnog and let 'er rip.

Present Face ... Garfunkel and Oakes
Fairytale of New York ...  Dollyrots
It's Christmas Time ... Karizmatik *
On This Christmas Eve ... Dream Aria *
I Believe in Father Christmas ... Emerson Lake and Palmer
Song for a Winter's Night (Gordon Lightfoot cover) ... Sarah McLachan *
Frank the Christmas Turkey ... Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours
Rock and Roll Christmas ... George Thorogood and the Destroyers
All I Want For Christmas is You ... The Dollyrots (yes I know, twice in the list but totally worth it)
You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch ... The Misfits

Now for the gift.  New tracks, all Canadian

Rogue Wave ... Rock Despot *
Distractions ... The Orange Kyte *
Court and Jury ... Elephant Stone *

Back to the Yo ho ho (oops)

Common Cold ... Hawksley Workman *
A Ukulele for Christmas ... Ukulele Lee *
The Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot ... Nat King Cole
Last Christmas ... The Nursery * (you've now been WHAMed)
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas ... James Kasper *
Mele Kalikimaka ... Mina
White Christmas ... Jingle Cats!

Overdid it. Sigh.
Best wishes for a loving and peaceful holiday season.
Thanks for listening.

* Cancon
**Not technically a pirate station. We have a license and everything but I suspect there are pirates on the station. Just saying.

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