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Saturday, 15 December 2012 16:30

Ring the bells and bang the drums: KDHXmas 2012 is here

Ring the bells and bang the drums: KDHXmas 2012 is here Kat Touschner
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Oh ye merry music fans, do we have a compilation for you. The second volume of KDHXmas features 17 artists from St. Louis and beyond, all playing brand new and/or familiar songs to make the season bright.

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From the old-time blues of the Rum Drum Ramblers to the gospel soul of the Lee Boys, from the garage rock of Deer Tick to the synthpop of Née, from the dream pop of Spectator to the Americana of the Dive Poets, KDHXmas 2012 has something for every lover of holiday music.

Share these exclusive tracks, all recorded live in the studios of 88.1 KDHX, with your friends and family -- and have a very musical holiday season.

Thanks to all the contributing artists, and special thanks to our engineers Avery Waddell, Jon Valley, Dan Kinney, Drew Freiberger and Andy Coco. Thanks also to Nick Acquisto, Roy Kasten and Kat Touschner (for the festive artwork).

To access downloads, just click on the song title (Half Knots, Rah Rah, Burrowss, Big Brother Thunder and Miss Jubilee tracks are streaming only). Mobile users may want to listen on the KDHX SoundCloud page.

Check out KDHXmas 2011 for even more seasonal sounds.

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