MTP: Episode 30 (Holiday Edition #2)


Christmas Tree

Glad tidings, my elves! Santa Mark here, checking in from St. John’s, Newfoundland where the rock meets the sea! It’s my great pleasure to share another terrific batch of holiday music magic.

This year, I’m thrilled to offer up the Marking Time Podcast Episode 30 to tickle your holly berries and ring your silver bells. It’s a terrific mix of classic and modern holiday favourites sure to please at your Christmas gatherings.

So chill the nog and spike the punch, for make no wonder, it’s Christmas time!

Artist Song Album
George F. Handel “Tochter Zion” Baroque Christmas
Vince Guaraldi “Skating” A Charlie Brown Christmas
Katie Webster “Deck The Halls With Boogie Woogie” The Alligator Records Christmas Collection
The Rankins “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree” A Canadian Christmas
Squirrel Nut Zippers “Winter Weather” Christmas Caravan
Barenaked Ladies with Sarah McLachlan “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen / We Three Kings” Barenaked For The Holidays
Shawn Colvin “Love Came Down At Christmas” Holiday Songs And Lullabies
C.J. Chenier & The Red Hot Louisiana Band “Zydeco Christmas” Alligator Records Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas
Ed Hartman “Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairies” Cheery
The Specials “Holiday Fortnight” Alternative Rock X-Mas
Choir of King’s College, Cambridge “Nowell! Nowell! Nowell!” Christmas Music From King’s
Spirit Of The West “Christmas Eve” A Canadian Christmas
Nat King Cole “O Tannenbaum” The Christmas Song
The Brian Setzer Orchestra “Gettin’ In The Mood (For Christmas)” Dig That Crazy Christmas
The Boston Pops Orchestra “Sleigh Ride” Holiday Pops
Esquivel “Frosty The Snowman” The Merriest Of Christmas Pops
All Saints Ensemble “It Came Upon A Midnight Clear” O Holy Night
Tony Bennett with Dexter Gordon “White Christmas” A Jazzy Wonderland
Eric Reed “Christmas Blues” Pottery Barn Christmas Eve
Cathedral Brass And Choir “Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring” The First Noel
Charles Brown “Christmas Comes But Once A Year” Putumayo Presents World Christmas Party
Ron Sexsmith “Something To Hold On To (At Christmas)” Redeye 2008 Holiday Sampler
Frank Sinatra “Mistletoe And Holly” The Sinatra Christmas Album (Capitol)
London Symphony Orchestra Strings “In Dulci Jubilo – Praetorius” Renaissance Holiday
The Drifters “I Remember Christmas” Rockin’ Blues Christmas
Lena Horne “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Sleigh Full Of Songs
The Quotations “(Have A) Merry Christmas” Rockin’ Blues Christmas
Dean Martin “I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm” Stockings By The Fire
The Beach Boys “Little Saint Nick” Amp Up the Holidays
Turtle Island Quartet “Chorale #220” A Winter’s Solstice, Vol. II
The Alarm “Happy Christmas (War Is Over)” Standards
Matt Dusk “Cool Yule” A Canadian Christmas
Otis Redding “Merry Christmas Baby” Rockin’ Blues Christmas
Michala Petri and The Westminster Abbey Choir “Sussex Carol” Carol Of The Drum: A New Age Christmas
the once “Cause It’s Christmas” This Is A Christmas Album By the once
Sammy Davis, Jr. “Jingle Bells” Christmas With The Rat Pack
The Lifestyle Players “Welsh Airs” Celtic Christmas
Skydiggers “Good King Wenceslas” The Truth About Us
The MGM Studio Orchestra “Welcome Christmas” Dr. Suess’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas!
A Silent Film “The Christmas Song” Christmas
Güttler Brass Ensemble “Trumpet Tune & Air (Purcell)” Baroque Christmas
Wynton Marsalis “Twas The Night Before Christmas” Crescent City Christmas Card

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