Alex’s End of Year Prizes 2017

Happy Boxing Day people! Hope your Christmas is going spiffingly festive so far. It's time, as always, for our annual End of Year Prizes for 2017. This is the time for us to hand out our awards to the great and good that we've loved in music, TV, film and books over the last 12 … Continue reading Alex’s End of Year Prizes 2017

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Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2017: Day 25

ARTIST: Slade SONG: Merry Xmas Everybody ALBUM: Christmas Jukebox (1974, Polydor) So here it is, Merry Christmas! And never truer a word spoken than from Noddy Holder! https://youtu.be/pvUI3Cs3j80 Thank you all for reading and listening along with our Christmas Song Advent Calendar this year people - we hope you've enjoyed it - and the playlist … Continue reading Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2017: Day 25

Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2017: Day 20

ARTIST: David Bowie & Bing Crosby SONG: Little Drummer Boy (Peace on Earth) ALBUM: Bowie: The Singles Collection (1977, RCA) Believe it or not, the late great Bowie almost turned down the chance to record this adapted version of the popular carol with Bing for his holiday special in the late 1970s. Thank goodness that … Continue reading Christmas Song Advent Calendar 2017: Day 20