Christmas music: The good, the bad and the ugly

Drive 24/12/2018
Credit: YouTube / The Beatles.

Marty Duda of online NZ radio station Radio13 joins Liz Gunn in studio to play his favourite (and least favourite) Christmas songs.

The songs on the hit-list for today (from Marty):

New Christmas songs:
John Legend – What Christmas Means To Me (feat. Stevie Wonder)
Sufjan Stevens – Lonely Man Of Winter
Tyler, The Creator – You’re A Mean One, Mr Grinch
Aloe Blacc – I Got Your Christmas Right Here

Personal faves:
The Kinks – Father Christmas
Keith Richards – Run, Rudolph, Run
Darlene Love - Christmas, Baby Please Come Home
Carpenters – Merry Christmas Darling
John Lennon – Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
The Waitresses – Christmas Wrapping

The Best:
The Killers – Don’t Shoot Me Santa

The Worst:
NewSong - The Christmas Shoes
Paul McCartney - Wonderful Christmastime

Additional cool tunes:
James Brown - Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto
Ike & Tina Turner – Merry Christmas Baby
The Ramones - Merry Christmas (I Don't Want To Fight Tonight)
Kurtis Blow - Christmas Rapper (1979)

Best Metal Christmas song:
Dio - God Rest Ye Merry Gentllemen

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