Aural Fixation: Alternative Christmas Mix

This week we continue our mission to save you from repeat Bing Crosby and Mariah Carey (though we love them both, don’t worry.) Check out our Alternative Christmas for a mix of everything—punk Christmas, alternative takes on old favorites, and even a remix thrown in here and there. Check back throughout December for my Christmas mixes. We’ve got Indie Christmas, Pop Christmas, and everything in between coming your way.

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Phantom Planet—”Walking in a Winter Wonderland”

The Waitresses—”Christmas Wrapping”

No Doubt—”Oi to The World”

(For purists, check out the original Vandals version here)

Fitz & The Tantrums—”Santa Stole My Baby”

The Kinks—”Father Christmas”

Everclear—”Santa Baby”

Sufjan Stevens—”Come On! Let’s Boogey to the Elf Dance!”

The Shins—”Wonderful Christmastime”

 

*BONUS* REMIX/ MASH-UP CHRISTMAS

(because remixed Christmas songs are the tits)

Bing Crosby—”Happy Holidays (Beef Wellington Remix)”

Kay Starr—”I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm (Stuhr Remix)”

Diana Ross + Muse—”White Christmadness”

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What are your favorite alternative Christmas songs? Tweet us @litdarling!

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Hope is a freelance writer and editor who makes her living writing things about Jane Austen and editing things about taxes. She has an unhealthy relationship with George Washington. Hope is currently working toward her life goal of being on Jeopardy! and owning all the dogs.
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