Month of music – day 5

November 29, 2007 Comments Off

Okay, I promised, and I deliver: here’s a remix of the exceedingly difficult to sing “Carol of the Bells”. Instrumental remix – make sure you listen through to the second half. –>D/L<&# Read More »

Month of music – day 4

November 28, 2007 Comments Off

Today’s song is a cover of a non-traditional Christmas song. Sarah McLachlan takes on Joni Mitchell’s “River”. For some reason, this song always makes me think of the Rideau Canal in Ottawa… I don’t know why… I mean there’s skating ... Read More »

Month of music – day 3

November 27, 2007 2 Comments »

Today’s song is a very non-traditional take on a classic. Eve6 performs “Noel! Noel!”, their version of “The First Noel”. I would love to hear the singer from Crash Test Dummies have a go at this song – with his ... Read More »

Month of music – day 2

November 26, 2007 Comments Off

Today’s song is “Angels We Have Heard On High” performed by Third Day. Normally, I’m not a huge fan of non-classical singers attempting the “Gloria”s on this one, but Mac Powell et al do such a great job elsewhere in ... Read More »

A month of music

November 25, 2007 1 Comment »

So, Christmas is one month away and to celebrate, and to count down the days, I’m going to post one Christmas song a day for your enjoyment. I’ll have traditional hymns (carols, I suppose) as well as more modern songs. ... Read More »

Don’t people have anything better to do?

November 8, 2007 Comments Off

Spider Pig, the song… it will get stuck in your head Read More »