Who Wants Christmas Music?

Tis the season of good tidings, the season of giving, so be merry and enjoy a shit ton of free Christmas tunes.

Kanye West brought in a cast a characters including Big Sean, Pusha T, and Cam’ron to name a few, to construct this collection of Christmas rhymes.  It ain’t Dean Martin, but it’s not bad.

Two of the best Indie Rock bands on the market hooked up to make this Christmas classic.  Beth Cosentino (Best Coast) and Nathan Williams (Wavves) are the first-couple of the hipster realm and their song “Got Something For You” is definitely an ode to one another.

Beach House‘s “I Do Not Care For The Winter Sun” is a beautifully constructed, cold weather classic with sleigh bells.  The vocals are more majestic than the version “Little Drummer Boy” by that old school chorus line.

Actor and musician Jason Schwartzman goes by the stage name Coconut Records.  He made this Christmas song.  It’s pretty good.
Los Campesinos! is making its own quarterly magazine named Heat Rash.  To kick off its first publication they have released a free Christmas track called “Kindle A Flame In Her Heart.”
If you would like an entire album of Christmas tunes from Banjo or Freakout, click here.

The A.V. Club got Andrew W.K., The Walkmen, Kate Nash, and The Dresden Dolls, among others, to cover their favorite Christmas songs.  Check it out here.

For a much longer list of Christmas music go to Pitchfork.com and download until your heart is content.

About rote7123

Chris graduated from The College Of New Jersey in May 2011 with a Bachelor Degree in Journalism and Professional Writing, as well as a degree in Communication Studies. He has held down a position in the Asbury Park Press’ Sports Department since September of 2010 and is a contributor to the outlet's Arts & Entertainment section, and has contributed to The Aquarian Weekly all while being the sole operator of Asbury Park's premier music news outlet Speak Into My Good Eye.
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