New holiday music from your favorite "folks"
November 24, 2005
Thanksgiving is the traditional launch of the winter holiday season (and the day I am officially allowed to listen to seasonal CDs in public). This year, there are several new CDs worth looking into. Along with the New Christy Mintrels' Merry Christmas - Volume II (which you can preview this weekend), a couple of my new favorites are Christmas Morning from Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen and the rerelease - with bonus track - of NewGrange's (a "supergroup" that includes Tim O'Brien, Alison Brown, Darol Anger and Mike Marshall) A Christmas Heritage. What else are we listening to? Neal & Leandra's Angels and Fools and a few CDs that may not be down Folk Alley's, well, alley, but I like them - Diana Krall's jazzy Christmas Songs, the Barenaked Ladies' Barenaked for Hanukkah EP and Hanukkah Rocks by the LeeVees (who are out on tour with BNL). So, what's new with you?
Posted by Ann VerWiebe at November 24, 2005 1:15 PM