Download here or click below to play Los Straightjackets - Sleigh Ride The Kinks - Father Christmas The Bobs - Santa's Got a Brand New Bag Eric Idle - Fuck Christmas Bruce Cockburn - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (recorded live in the KSCA fm 101.9 Music Hall in LA 11-23-1994) Brother Cane - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Shirley Serban - Covid Christmas Medley Whitney Avalon - WTF 2020 Sleeping at Last - Christmas is All Around Founders Sing - Silent Right Dan Caron/Parody Project - Sigh in the Night Bob & Doug McKenzie [...]
or Download today's show here It's Christmas Day. We're not live today, but I did put together a special not safe for work or for kids musical celebration of the day. It's far from traditional holiday music, with an often perverse or political bent (or both). Then, I'm joined by musical political satirist Lauren Mayer for some of her best parodies, both made for the holiday season and/or this political situation in which we're currently mired. The goal is for some holiday laughs! Should you care to see the videos that go along with the Lauren Mayer songs included in [...]
It's Christmas Eve and Nicole Sandler is live with the great Driftglass and the usually correct Dave Johnson, helping her separate the naughty from the nice.
Another snark-filled guest post by the one, the only Will Durst: 2014 XMA$ GIFT WI$H LI$T Hey guys. Did this whole crazy holy daze madcap bedlam thing sneak up on you this year, making the world speed up like a maglev Bullet Train going downhill lit by a strobe, like it did us? There’s a perfectly reasonable explanation. In 2014, Thanksgiving fell on November 27th: making it a mere 28 days between the Turkey and the Tree. Next year the gap grows by a day; then two days for leap year, until way way in the future, Year of Our Lord [...]
It's that time of year again. We somehow survived another presidential election, the beginning of the end of marijuana prohibition and, finally, widespread recognition of everyone's right to marry to person he or she loves, regardless of gender. We even survived the apocalyptic end of the world. Unfortunately, not all of us survived. Some perished at the hand of a madman with a gun. But perhaps we finally reached the tipping point, and things will start to get better and saner. At least we can hope, and try to make it so. I'm not a religious person, but I [...]