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Spinitron - KDHX: Train of Thought Fri Dec 21st 2012

Train of Thought (Music)

Fri Dec 21st 2012 3.00am–5.00am

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

3:01am

Frightened Rabbit “It's Christmas So We'll Stop” from It's Christmas So We'll Stop - Single (FatCat Records 2008)Buy it!

3:07am

The Raveonettes “The Christmas Song (Alternative Version)” from The Christmas Song - Single (Beat Dies Records 2011) —(note to self: stop playing The Raveonettes every week so that people think you like other bands)Buy it!

3:09am

Girl In a Coma “I'll Be Home For Christmas” from A Blackheart Christmas (Blackheart)Buy it!

3:12am

Sullen “Riverbottom Nightmare Band” from Better Than Fruitcake (Sound System) —If you haven't lately, please go watch Emmet Otter's Jug Band Christmas. It will make you happy.Buy it!

3:15am

They Might Be Giants “Santa's Beard” from Holidayland - EP (Idlewild Recordings 2001) —Massive bass line.Buy it!

3:17am

Save Ferris “Christmas Wrapping” from Santa's Swingin Sack (KROQ 1998) —This rock station in LA used to put out a charity comp every year, well, from 97-05 or so. They started off great, trailed off towards the end...Buy it!

3:26am

The Futureheads “Christmas Was Better In The 80s” from Christmas Was Better In The 80s - Single (Dovecote Records 2010)Buy it!

3:29am

Tom Waits “A Christmas Card From A Hooker in Minneapolis” from Used Songs (1973-1980) (Rhino 2001) —One of the greatest Christmas songs of all time.Buy it!

3:33am

The Highway Matrons “Got The Blues For Christmas” from A Very Bert Dax Christmas Volume 3 (The Bert Dax Cavalcade Of StarsL —Such awesome discs. Not a stinker in this series.Buy it!

3:40am

Downtime “Santa Is Your Daddy (take 9)” from Downtime's Christmas Catheter (Faulty Codpiece Records 1999L —This is the one with the trumpet solo. Tremble.Buy it!

3:44am

Cadillac Voodoo Choir “Ho, Ho, Home For Christmas” from Local Licks Yule Rock (KLBJ) —Great guitar licks.Buy it!

3:48am

The Humpers “Run, Run Rudolph” from Happy Birthday, Baby Jesus (Sympathy for the Record Industry 45 1995) —This version of the song makes me want to play guitar.Buy it!

3:51am

The Ramones “Merry Christmas (I Don't Want To Fight Tonight)” from Christmas A Go Go (Wicked Cool www.wickedcoolrecords.com 2008)Buy it!

3:53am

The Kinks “Father Christmas” from Come Dancing With the Kinks - The Best of the Kinks 1977-1986 (Remastered) (Velvel Records 2000)Buy it!

3:57am

Miss Jubilee and The Humdingers “Give Me A Kiss For Christmas” from KDHXmas Vol. 2 (KDHX 2012N L —Check this out, good stuff: http://kdhx.org/about/news/ring-the-bells-and-bang-the-drums-kdhxmas-2012-is-hereBuy it!

3:59am

Black Prairie “(Everybody Is Waiting For) The Man With The Bag” from Holidays Rule (Hear Music 2012N Buy it!

4:09am

Mike Doughty “Holiday (What Do You Want?)” from Ear Candy Holiday Compilation Volume One (Ear Candy 2012N  —Pay-what-you-want download: http://earcandy.bandcamp.com/album/ear-candy-holiday-compilation-volume-oneBuy it!

4:11am

The Fantasy Four “How I Spent My Christmas Vacation” from A Very Bert Dax Christmas, vol. 1 (The Bert Dax Cavalcade Of StarsLBuy it!

4:14am

Grace Basement “A Kiss for All the World” from KDHXmas Vol. 2 (KDHX 2012N LBuy it!

4:17am

Run D.M.C “Christmas In Hollis” from A Very Special Christmas (A&M 1992) —Nothing rings my holiday bells like this song. Learn it, sing it to your kids, find a horn section to follow you around.Buy it!

4:20am

Treacherous Three “Xmas Rap” from soundtrack to 'Beat Street' (Sugarhill 1984) —If memory serves this scene in the movie is Doug E Fresh's break out moment.Buy it!

4:26am

Guster “Donde Esta Santa Claus?” from Donde Esta Santa Claus? - Single (Reprise 2004) —This tune is 50 or so years old.Buy it!

4:29am

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones “X'Mas Time (It Sure Doesn't Feel Like It)” from We Won't Be Home for Christmas - EP (Hip-O)Buy it!

4:31am

The Boy Least Likely To “Christmas Isn't Christmas” from The Christmas Special (The Boy Least Likely To 2010)Buy it!

4:35am

Eels “Everything's Gonna Be Cool This Christmas” from Useless Trinkets-B Sides, Soundtracks, Rarieties and Unreleased 1996-2006 (Geffen) —Yes it is.Buy it!

4:38am

The Descendents “Christmas Vacation” from I Don't Want To Grow Up (SST 1985) —The melodic side of Milo.Buy it!

4:41am

Gentleman Auction House “On The Rooftop” from Christmas In Love - EP (Emergency Umbrella 2008) —This song kicks ass.Buy it!

4:44am

Paul Westerberg “Always In a Manger” from D.G.T (Dry Wood 2009)Buy it!

4:46am

Hem “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” from Do You Hear What I Hear? (Nettwerk)Buy it!

4:49am

Sum 41 vs Tenacious D “Things I Want” from Swallow My Eggnog (KROQ)Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.