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    What's your favourite Christmas or New Year song? What songs do you associate with the holiday?

    As for me it's ABBA 'Happy New Year', and 'Last Christmas' by
    George Michael

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    Silent Night; Ding Dong Merrily on High; The Holly and the Ivy

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    In the Bleak Midwinter

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    "Thank God It's Christmas" by Queen
    "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" by John Lennon

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    The Cocteau Twins Frosty the Snowman

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    Quote Originally Posted by Anna Xpomoba View Post
    What's your favourite Christmas or New Year song? What songs do you associate with the holiday?

    As for me it's ABBA 'Happy New Year', and 'Last Christmas' by
    George Michael
    O Holy Night, Jingle Bell Rock, Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    In the Bleak Midwinter
    Yes, but it's got to be the Harold Darke setting (not that boring Elgar one - or is it Holst? - one of the two).

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    And then there's the most tasteful Christmas record ever- James White and the Blacks' Christmas with Satan. :-/

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer


    I hate this song with the intensity of a thousand suns.




    Interestingly enough, Elmo (of Elmo and Patsy fame) was a veterinarian, too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ouisch View Post
    I hate this song with the intensity of a thousand suns.




    Interestingly enough, Elmo (of Elmo and Patsy fame) was a veterinarian, too.
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    Indeed, he is.

    And, it's a great song. Right up there with Christmas Don't be Late.

    Alvin...ALVIN...ALVIN!

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