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December 18, 2010

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD40068/71
  2. Roy Zimmerman: Christmas on Mars (Eenie Vaveenie Kibadavac) Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 10026
  3. The Goons: I'm Walking Backwards for Christmas The World of The Goons Brit.Decca 569
  4. Yorgi Yorgesson: I Yust Go Nuts at Christmas Dr. Demento's Greatest Novelty Records of All Time Rhino 825
  5. Fermilab Singers with an introduction by Stephen Pordes: Cockroft-Walton Carol (Deck the Halls) (trad/Pordes) (Folkstage - Fermilab December 15, 2007) WFMT Recording
  6. WFMT Caroleers: Deck the Halls with Boston Charlie (Pogo's Carol) (trad/Walt Kelly) WFMT recording
  7. The Puppini Sisters: Step Into Christmas (Elton John/Bernie Taupin) Christmas with The Puppini Sisters Verve B0014826-02
  8. The Comforters: Two Piece Orchestra (Jason & Pia Robbins) Big Timbre 84501 36727
  9. Robert Klein: Young People's Guide to the Orchestra New Teeth Laugh.com 1153
  10. Harry Chapin: Six String Orchestra Verities & Balderdash Elektra 1012-2
  11. Denise Jordan Finley: Solstice Song Solstice Dome Island 927099
  12. Lynn Hollyfield: Cold Front (Artie Traum) Hudson Harding Sampler Volume 5 Hudson Harding 94501 42440
  13. (Aubrey) Atwater & (Elwood) Donnelly: Winter Solstice (trad/Steve Bardsley) When Winter Calls Rabbit Island 1009-2
  14. John Forster & Tom Chapin: Cold Christmas Broadsides Sundance 82148 10242
  15. Beckie Menzie w/ Tom Michael: One Woman's Story (Elves) (Beckie Menzie-Cheri Coons) (Folkstage - December 12, 2009) WFMT Recording
  16. John Davis: Brave New Christmas private release
  17. Jan Hobson: Mrs. Claus' Lament (Insubordinate Clause) (Cheri Coons-Eric Barnes) private recording
  18. The Bittersweet Christmas Band (Phil Cooper): I'm Beginning to Look a Lot Like Santa (Bob Holdsworth) Yuletide Magic self 02
  19. Louis Armstrong: The Night Before Christmas (supposedly Clement Moore) The Stash Christmas Album Stash ST-125
  20. Good Lovelies: Santa Baby (Philip Springer-Joan Ellen Javits- Tony Springer) Under the Mistletoe self 003
  21. Beckie Menzie & Tom Michael: Santa Claus Is Jewish (Fred Goodman/Edmund Sears) (Folkstage - December 12, 2009) WFMT Recording
  22. Uncle Bonsai: Doug's Greatest Christmas Ever (Andrew Ratshin) Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 10026
  23. Chuck Brodsky: On Christmas I Got Nothing Radio Red House 119
  24. Sally Fingerett: Jewish Kid Born on Christmas Day Talkin' Blues Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 10026
  25. The Gift of the Magi (Jamie O'Reilly & Michael Smith): On Our Own (Michael Smith) J.O'Reilly -Bird Avenue 006
  26. Winterbloom (Meg Hutchinson-Antje Duvekot-Anne Heaton- Natalia Zukerman): Of the Magi (M.Hutchinson) Winterbloom 004
  27. Tom Clelland: The Present Bah Humbug: The Alternative Christmas Album Greentrax 7007
  28. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Gospel Truth (about 9:45) Behind the Fridge Atlantic 40503
  29. Greg Greenway: Fox News (Folkstage - July 17, 2010) WFMT recording
  30. Erik Frandsen: Christmas in Brooklyn Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 10026
  31. Ferron: Snowing in Brooklyn Shadows on a Dime Lucy 004
  32. David Rasche: Christmas in L.A. Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 10026
  33. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Merry Christmas, Doctor Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314558457-3
  34. Ken Webb: First Christmas Without You Christmas Pony self 84501 40839
  35. Christine Lavin & The Accidentals: When You're Single at Christmastime Just One Angel (compilation) Yellow Tail 11026
  36. Brett Dennen: The Holidays Are Here (And We're Still at War) Dualtone promo
  37. Jeana Leslie & Siobhan Miller: The King's Shilling (I.Sinclair) Shadows Tall Greentrax 352
  38. Tim Grimm: Heart of the Winter Farm Songs Vault 009
  39. Capthia Jenkins & Louis Rosen: Winter Daze (Louis Rosen) The Ache of Possibility Di-tone 225
  40. Kruger Brothers: Winter Storms (Jens Kruger/Uwe Kruger) Between the Notes Doubletime 019
  41. Ogden Nash: I Remember Yule Christmas With Ogden Nash Caedmon TC 1323
  42. Stan Freberg: Green Chri$tma$ Tip Of the Freberg Rhino R2 75645
  43. Kim & Reggie Harris and Magpie: When I'm Gone (close) (Phil Ochs) Spoken in Love Longtail LT003-2

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