BitchTapes: Holiday Jams

Ashley McAllister
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How about a few holiday tunes for your weekend? I've compiled some of my favorite Christmasy and Hannukah-inspired songs. Let us know if you're listening to anything special during your weekend in the comments section!

1. Hello Saferide - Ipod Xmas 2. Shonen Knife - Space Christmas 3. Loretta Lynn - To Heck With Ole Santa Clause 4. Ben Kweller - Rock of Ages 5. Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - Ain't No Chimneys in the Projects 6. Best Coast and Wavves - Got Something For You 7. Cumulus - A Simple Wish 8. Darlene Love - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) 9. Rufus Wainwright - Spotlight on Christmas 10. Poly Styrene - Black Christmas 11. Amy Winehouse - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Clause 12. Neko Case - Christmas Card From a Hooker in Minneapolis 13. Stevie Wonder - What Christmas Means to Me 14. Beck - The Little Drum Machine Boy

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5 Comments Have Been Posted


I don't get it... I haven't heard "A Simple Wish" or "Got Something For You," but ASSUMING those are Hanukkah tunes... you've got 3 songs out of 14. May as well just call this BitchTapes what it is: Christmas Jams.

If she'd called it a

If she'd called it a christmax mix, then it wouldn't have made sense to include the hannukah songs, and i'm glad that those are on there (the beck song rocks!). there are way fewer popular hannukah songs than christmas songs, and i'm glad that bitch is giving a shout out to a couple.

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