The Open Road
December 24, 2007 Playlist

Billy May - Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer - Christmas Cocktails - UltraLounge Series - Capitol Records
Pink Martini - No Hay Problema - Sympathique - Heinz Records
Emily Loizeau - L'Autre Bout Du Monde - The Rough Guide to the Music of Paris - World Music Network
Eilen Jewell - The Flood - Heartache Boulevard EP - Signature Sounds
Aimee Mann - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen - Another Drifter in the Snow - SuperEgo Records

Nathan and the Zydeco Cha-Chas - I Don't Want You Just for Christmas - The Rounder Christmas Album - Rounder
Emma Pollock - Adrenaline - Watch the Fireworks - 4AD
Tango No. 9 - Sultango - Here Live No Fish - Spillhouse
The Joe Loco Quintet - Jingle Bells - Mambo Santa Mambo - Universal/Rhino

Sufjan Stevens - O Come O Come Emmanuel - Songs for Christmas
Allison Krause and Robert Plant - Stick With Me Baby - Raising Sand - Rounder
Laura Gibson - Broken Bottle - If You Come to Greet Me - Hush
John Scofield - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas - Christmas Guitars - Green Linnett

Tony Bennet - title track - Snowfall: The Tony Bennet Christmas Album - Sony
Mark Knopfler - The Scaffolder's Wife - Kill to Get Crimson - Sub Pop
Iron & Wine - Carosel - The Shephard's Dog - Sub Pop
The Blind Boys of Alabama - Last Month of the Year - Go Tell it On the Mountain - RealWorld

Mack Rice - Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin' - Christmas in Soulsville - Stax
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - Something's Changed - 100 Days, 100 Nights - Daptone
Booker T. Jones and Jolie Holland - What a Wonderful World - Anti-
James Brown - Let's Unite the Whole World at Christmas - Cool Yule (Audio Xmas Card to KUSP 2001)

Diana Ross & the Supremes - Just a Lonely Christmas - Blue Christmas - Mojo Magazine (Jan 2005)
The Blind Boys of Alabama - w/ Aaron Neville: Joy to the World - AND - w/ Mavis Staples: Born in Bethlehem - Go Tell it On the Mountain - RealWorld
Ike & Tina Turner - Merry Christmas Baby - Cool Yule, an audio Christmas Card to KUSP 2001
Marvin Gaye - Purple Snowflakes - BLue Christmas - Mojo Magazine (Jan 2005)
Billy May - Snowflake Cha Cha - Mambo Santa Mambo - Universal/Rhino
Larry Coryell - The Christmas Song - Christmas Guitars - Green Linnett

Have a fun, satisfying holiday--
Bonnie Jean

 
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