The Miracles, the Platters, Patti LaBelle & the Bluebelles, Nat King Cole, Mahalia Jackson, the Drifters & others.
Label: United Audio. Format: CD.
UPC: 778325812522. Daedalus Item Code: 49701
Heavenly voices and sublime harmonies combined with groovy, mellow arrangements make this soulful collection one to treasure each holiday season. It's a star-filled affair, with "Silent Night" and ... (Read More)
John Prine, Emmylou Harris, Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Valerie June, Nikki Lane, The Band & others.
Label: New West Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 607396632022. Daedalus Item Code: 49673
This 16-track collection of classic and newly penned holiday songs embraces both longstanding icons and the hottest stars of the Americana genre. Among the former are Johnny Cash ("The Gifts They ... (Read More)
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The Canterbury Cathedral Choir, the Guildford Cathedral Choir & the Choir of St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Label: Direct Source. Format: 3 CDs, boxed.
UPC: 779836696724. Daedalus Item Code: 46112
Three famed British choirs celebrate the joyful season of Christmas with 36 traditional carols, composed songs, and glorious anthems. Selections include "In Dulci Jubilo," "The Holly and the Ivy," ... (Read More)
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The memorable 1965 TV special A Charlie Brown Christmas has become a perennial favorite in large part because of the musical contributions of the Vince Guaraldi Trio. Lyrical and evocative, ... (Read More)
David Hickman, trumpet. Thomas Bacon, horn. Samuel Pilafian, tuba. The Chuck Marohnic Jazz Trio.
Label: Summit. Format: cutout CD.
UPC: 099402223926. Daedalus Item Code: 27687
Like the wise men of yore, these three trumpeters come forth blazing with their musical gifts to honor the Christmas season. Songs include "Silent Night," "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," ... (Read More)
Dave Koz with Johnny Mathis, Eric Benet, Gloria Estefan, Kenny G, Richard Marx, Fantasia & others.
Label: Concord. Format: CD.
UPC: 888072358645. Daedalus Item Code: 49668
Sure to have something for everyone, this Dave Koz holiday album features duets with friends, who just happen to be some of the most prominent pop and jazz artists around. "Christmas songs already ... (Read More)
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No matter what your holiday activities may be, the First Lady of Song will always be a welcome musical guest. This 11-track anthology by the swinging jazz singer and peerless purveyor of popular song ... (Read More)
From Sinatra's 1940s Columbia Records period, these 14 holiday favorites are quite varied, with two spirituals first issued on a 1947 single ("Jesus is a Rock in the Weary Land" and "I've Got a Home ... (Read More)
Michael McDonald, vocals. DeMarco Johnson, keyboard & harmonica. Mike Haynes, trumpet. Dan Needham, drums, & others.
Label: Razor & Tie. Format: CD.
UPC: 888837376525. Daedalus Item Code: 39066
The husky baritone of former Doobie Brothers leader turned soulful pop star Michael McDonald is perfectly suited to this melange of holiday tunes and carols, including "Peace," "On This Night," ... (Read More)
Nick Lowe, guitar & vocals. Angie Pollock, piano. Geraint Watkins, organ. Matt Holland, trumpet, & others.
Label: Yep Roc Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 634457233027. Daedalus Item Code: 39106
With Christmas albums past and present vying for one's attention, it's hard to hone in on a choice with widespread appeal. May we recommend Nick Lowe's true-to-its-title entry into the ring? It has ... (Read More)
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One of the most captivating and versatile female vocalists of all time, Peggy Lee shows why she remains so enduringly popular with these memorable versions of 11 holiday classics, including "Winter ... (Read More)