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    I also like 3 Ships by Jon Anderson, as bmbguy recommended. After all, I am absolutely a YES fan. Mavis Staples sings on "Oh Holy Night" and does a "kick a$$" job on it!
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    Agreed headrott. I have the vinyl from back in the 80s when the album first came out -- from what I understand they mucked up the CD by inserting songs between some of the ones from the original vinyl. Adding songs is one thing, but changing the original 'feel' of the album isn't a great idea, IMO.

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    Try These


    Squirrel Nut Zippers Christmas Caravan

    John Valby Herniated Jingle Balls

    The Perry Como Christmas Album
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey081057 View Post
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    John Valby Herniated Jingle Balls

    The Perry Como Christmas Album
    I'll avoid anything "Nut Zippers" thank you. Brings back bad memories...
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    What he said^^^^^^^^^^^^

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    Two of my favorites:

    Yo-Yo Ma, "Songs of Joy and Peace"

    Luciano Pavarotti, "O Holy Night"

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    A Charlie Brown Christmas by the Vince Guaraldi Trio.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bmbguy View Post
    Agreed headrott. I have the vinyl from back in the 80s when the album first came out -- from what I understand they mucked up the CD by inserting songs between some of the ones from the original vinyl. Adding songs is one thing, but changing the original 'feel' of the album isn't a great idea, IMO.
    The "Re-release" was mucked up. Thankfully, I bought the original Japanese CD back in 1990 and still own that one. It is definately worth having and sounds great (without any added songs where they shouldn't be). If you can get the Japanese CD, buy it. I wouldn't bother with the Re-release you brought up however.
    Taken from a recent Audioholics reply regarding "Club Polk" and Polk speakers:

    "I'm yet to hear a Polk speaker that merits more than a sentence and 60 seconds discussion."

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    And the 'updating' of Jon's head they did on the back cover looks pretty ridiculous!

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    The Piano Guys "A Family Christmas" is very good.
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    One of my favorites, not the typical song choices.
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    Off the top of my head:
    Christmas with the Rat Pack
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    Nat King Cole - Christmas Song
    Kenny G - Christmas Wishes
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    Quote Originally Posted by decal View Post
    Anger leads to high blood pressure, heart disease, and depression. Give yourself the gift of "get over it." Pessimism is easy, it's being optimistic that requires tenacity.

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    As much as I love him, Bob Dylan's Christmas album is gotta be the worst in the history of the human race

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    I do NOT like modern takes on classic Christmas music. That's why they call them "classics."

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    I also like Nat King Cole's "The Christmas Song" Steve! Great choice!
    Taken from a recent Audioholics reply regarding "Club Polk" and Polk speakers:

    "I'm yet to hear a Polk speaker that merits more than a sentence and 60 seconds discussion."

    "Green leaves reveal the heart spoken Khatru"- Jon Anderson

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