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051 - 2004

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  1. Lead Belly: The Midnight Special (theme) Last Sessions Smithsonian Folkways SFCD-40068/71
  2. Artisan: A Christmas Carol (Tom Lehrer) Paper Angels Boing 9806 (email)
  3. Stan Freberg: Green Christmas Tip of the Freberg Rhino R2 75645
  4. Cherish the Ladies: Hark the Herald Angels Sing / The Traveler / Lilies in the Field / The Blacksmith's Reel (trad/arr. Joanie Madden) On Christmas Night Big Mammy 002
  5. Harvey Reid: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (J.Marks) The Heart of the Minstrel On Christmas Day Woodpecker WP-111
  6. Camille West: That Reindeer Can Play Guitar Diva's Day Off Mother Tongue MTCD103 (PO Box 4299, Queensbury, NY 12804)
  7. Charles Picklesimer: Reindeer for Breakfast on Christmas Oasis Acoustic sample, Volume 37
  8. Elmo & Patsy: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer (Randy Brooks) Oink 8223
  9. Joel Mabus: Let's Do Christmas Right (first half) How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  10. Just For Openers (orig. cast-Fannie Flagg & Stockton Brigel): Christmas Shopping (Rod Warren) Upstairs-Downstairs UD-37W56
  11. Uncle Bonsai: Then God Made Malls (Andrew Ratshin) Myn Ynd Wymyn Yellow Tail YT-10003 (206-527-3546)
  12. Bright Morning Star: Shopping Mall (Bill Oliver) Sweet and Sour Flying Fish FF 478
  13. Larry Groce: We've Been Malled Warner Bros. 45rpm
  14. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Everybody's Doing It Improvisations to Music Mercury 314-558455-2
  15. Joel Mabus: Let's Do Christmas Right (second half) How Like the Holly Fossil 1299
  16. The Mrs Ackroyd Band: The Harvey Andrews Chorus (Handel/Les Barker) Tubular Dogs Mrs Ackroyd DOG-014

Station Break

  1. Jean Redpath: The Christmas Tree (trad/anon) (Prairie Crossing 12/11/99) WFMT recording
  2. The Bobs: Fifty Kilowatt Tree Too Many Santas! Rounder CD 9060
  3. Willio & Phillio: Hail To Thee O Christmas Tree (Will Ryan) private 45 rpm
  4. Ilene Weiss: Tree Weiss Christmas Gadfly 236 (802-865-2406)
  5. Golden Bough: Mrs. Fogarty's Christmas Cake (trad) Christmas In a Celtic Land ARC EUCD 1409 (PO Box 2453, Clearwater, FL 34517 or email)
  6. The Arrogant Worms: The Same Christmas Cake Christmas Turkey ArrogantWorms AW-1225 (88-THE-WORMS / email)
  7. Artisan: Stuff the Turkey (B.Bedford) Paper Angels Boing 9806
  8. Lou & Peter Berryman: Big Dead Bird So Comfortable Cornbelt CR300
  9. Spike Milligan: Silent Night (trad/arr. Milligan) Parlophone 45 rpm
  10. Ray Stevens: Santa Claus Is Watching You Dr. Demento Holiday Dementia Rhino R2 72176
  11. Eddie Lawrence: What Do You Want For Christmas Is That's What's Bothering You, Bunkie? Epic BN 26159
  12. Ilene Weiss: Talkin' To the Wrong Guy Weiss Christmas Gadfly 236
  13. Mike Nichols & Elaine May: Merry Christmas, Doctor Nichols & May Examine Doctors Mercury 314 558 457-2
  14. Joni Mitchell: River Blue Reprise 2038-2
  15. Jeff Talmadge: A Soldier's Christmas private demo CD
  16. Stan Rogers: First Christmas Between the Breaks. . . Live! Fogarty's Cove FCM-002D
  17. Darryl Purpose: You Must Go Home For Christmas Darryl Purpose (Purpose/R.Fisher) Tangible / Paget no# (516-379-5820)
  18. Neal & Leandra: I'll Be Home For Christmas (Gannon/Kent) Listen to the Angels Uncle Gus UGM02

Performer is composer unless otherwise noted. Song is album title unless otherwise noted. Album titles are in italics, composers in parens ( ).

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