Christmas Music-When do you listen?

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  1. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Do you listen?

    When do you listen?

    What do you listen to (oldies or newer versions)?
     
  2. DanteEXT

    DanteEXT Well-Known Member

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    I've listened to a little already. Holly, traditional and hallmark Christmas music channels went live starting November on SiriusXM radios.
     
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  3. YosemiteSam

    YosemiteSam Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Right about here...

     
  4. Kevinicus

    Kevinicus Well-Known Member

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    What's music?
     
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  5. CouchCoach

    CouchCoach Well-Known Member

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    I start on Thanksgiving night because the area I live in turns the tree and the lights on at dusk on that day and I sit out on the patio taking it all in.

    I used to be a Christmas music fool and had over 150 Chritsmas CD's that I gave to a friend after I lost my wife because I did my best to avoid anything Christmas. We were pretty much over the top with decorating, usually took a full 5 days, two trees, a Dept 56 village 12 feet long and the outside which I alternating going half or full Griswold on.

    I primarily listen to 4 types of Christmas music: jazz (GRP, Guaraldi, Bruebeck), new age (Narada and Windham Hill), standards (Sinatra, a martini and a fire) but mostly Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the last concert we ever attended together.
     
  6. Reality

    Reality Staff Member

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    Yes, year round.
     
  7. MichaelWinicki

    MichaelWinicki "You want some?" Staff Member

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    Yesterday flipped on the "oldies" Christmas music channel on SiriusXM.
     
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  8. YosemiteSam

    YosemiteSam Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Masochist
     
  9. The Fonz

    The Fonz Correctamundo

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    Speaking of Christmas I have been asked to decorate a big office for a company (a client of mine).
    It is not my line of work but hey why not make some extra cash.
    Anyone have some tips about what to get and what not to get?
    much appreciated
     
  10. Hardline

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  11. cowboyec

    cowboyec Well-Known Member

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    after thanksgiving or a few days before.

    •Elvis' Christmas Album...'57 classic...santa claus is back in town,blue christmas,santa bring my baby back to me stand alone tracks.

    •Elvis sings The Wonderful World of Christmas...'71...his 2nd christmas LP...merry christmas baby timeless performance.

    •Nat King Cole:The Christmas Song...classic christmas album with title track being the best on the album....his version of O Holy Night is flawless.
     
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  12. Vtwin

    Vtwin Power and Performance

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    When I become emperor of the world there will be NO references of Christmas allowed until December 1. I used to say until after Thanksgiving but they had to go and start with that Black Friday crap so December 1 it is.
     
  13. rynochop

    rynochop Well-Known Member

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    Usually around turkey day, and just the classics. Heck with grown children Christmas is just another day
     
  14. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    I listen much too soon for my wife’s tastes!

    And I love the classics. Sirius /CM Holiday Traditions.

    I’ll be starting any day now!
     
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  15. JIMMYBUFFETT

    JIMMYBUFFETT Skinwalker

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    We share the same taste. The only Christmas song I like is Cheech & Chong's Santa Clause And His Old Lady. I'll sing along with that one.
     
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  16. ABQCOWBOY

    ABQCOWBOY Regular Joe....

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    Short answer:

    Whenever the Wife turns it on.

    Whatever the Wife turns on.

    :laugh:
     
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  17. Reality

    Reality Staff Member

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    People probably (and wrongly) think I'm kidding.
     
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  18. Runwildboys

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    Maybe when I'm wrapping gifts. Other than that, I try to avoid it. Prefer Elvis Christmas songs.
     
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  19. Reality

    Reality Staff Member

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    Original version without the game trailer ..

     
  20. CouchCoach

    CouchCoach Well-Known Member

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    Ask not for whom the jingle bells toll.
     
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