December 2012

Tracks The Walkmen – In The New Year Share Happy New Year folks! "I know that it's true it's gonna be a good year"
Tracks The Leisure Society – The Last Of The Melting Snow Share Too much partying leads to forgetfulness... looks like I failed to post yesterday. Not to worry, this song is beautiful enough to cover two days.
Tracks Belle & Sebastian – The Fox In The Snow Share I make it twee o'clock. Time, then, for Pete Waterman's favourite band: the 1999 Brit Awards gate-crashing Belle & Sebastian.
Tracks Yann Tiersen – Plus D’Hiver Share No more winter. If only...
Tracks Sufjan Stevens – That Was The Worst Christmas Ever Share I hope, like me, you had a wonderful Christmas. This one is for anyone who wasn't so fortunate.
Tracks Saint Etienne – I Was Born On Christmas Day Share Seems appropriate to pluck this out of the vault today. Merry Christmas!
Playlists New Releases 2014 Part 2 Share
Tracks Half Man Half Biscuit – All I Want For Christmas Is A Dukla Prague Away Kit Share And on the reverse? Perhaps something from Birkenhead's Half Man Half Biscuit - a national treasure some would say, "who?" everyone else would ask - riffing on the oft … >>
Tracks Wham! – Last Christmas Share Two sides of an 80s coin: this, perhaps represents the obverse side - the 1980s of which The Futureheads speak so fondly. The snow certainly is deep; as deep … >>
Tracks The Futureheads – Christmas Was Better In The 80s Was the snow really deeper in the 80s? I'm not so sure. >>
Tracks Perry Como – It’s Beginning To Look Like Christmas Share The tree is up, lit up, baubled and straight. More or less, anyway. So take it away Perry, and watch out for interrupting carollers.
Tracks Andy Williams – It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year Share Here's the late, great Andy Williams in a TV spot that looks like it's being colourised in real-time by an excitable child.