News: Alligator Records to release “A Blues Christmas” LP on 6th November
Posted on: Thursday, Sep 17, 2015
Vinyl-only set features Koko Taylor, Shemekia Copeland, Marcia Ball, Elvin Bishop and many more . . .
Alligator Records has set a 6th November street date for the vinyl-only release A Blues Christmas. The album is a new compilation featuring the best of Alligator’s two previous holiday CDs, 1992’s The Alligator Records Christmas Collection and 2003’s Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas. All tracks on A Blues Christmas have been remastered to bring out every nuance of these classic performances.
A Blues Christmas is the first LP to ever be graced with the genuine holiday-rockin’ music of Koko Taylor, Charlie Musselwhite, Shemekia Copeland, Elvin Bishop, Marcia Ball, Michael “Iron Man” Burks, The Holmes Brothers, Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Katie Webster, Little Charlie & The Nightcats, Roomful Of Blues and Tinsley Ellis.
Koko Taylor – Merry, Merry Christmas
Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials – I’m Your Santa
Shemekia Copeland – Stay A Little Longer, Santa
The Holmes Brothers – Back Door Santa
Katie Webster – Deck The Halls With Boogie Woogie
Charlie Musselwhite – Silent Night
Little Charlie & The Nightcats – Santa Claus
Michael “Iron Man” Burks – Christmas Snow
Marcia Ball – Christmas Fais Do Do
Roomful Of Blues – Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get The Blues?
Tinsley Ellis – Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’
Elvin Bishop – The Little Drummer Boy
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