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Listen Report: Tinsel & Tunes - NET

Not your typical Top-100 Christmas Tune station, for sure! Many recognizable tunes by lesser heard artists. Tinsel & Tunes does have a somewhat of a contemporary Jazz flavor but with a mix other genres as well. Like!


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This is my first time to discover this seasonal NET radio station. I'm anxious to see if it lives up to the description. Sounds promising!

Tinsel & Tunes kicks off tonight at Midnight Eastern (in a few minutes from this post).

According to their FaceBook Page, the first person to post there with the first three songs played in their entirety will win an Amazon Gift Card!

From the webpage & FB page:


Tune In, Anywhere.

Free Christmas Music anywhere you go.
Tinsel & Tunes broadcasts via the Tune In App and our own iPhone App.

The Perfect Holiday Music Mix.

Our unique mix of Christmas music.
No sappy ballads, no dogs barking and no donkeys. That’s our promise.

A Party Every Weekend.

Call your friends, grab a glass.


Every Day programming

Tinsel & Tunes is a Christmas music radio channel that broadcasts yearly from November 1st through January 1st. The format is the brainchild of former MakRadio.com creator Mak McKeehan and broadcasts from a digital studio in Pennsylvania. Tinsel & Tunes is syndicated by Fusion Radio Chicago a division of Pure Pulse Media.

The unique blend of rock, pop, jazz, classical and classic Christmas music was created to provide the perfect holiday mix for both active and passive listening. The lack of traditional “cheesey” songs is intentional. This well balanced programming is meant to entertain, enlighten and engage the listener without the need for the chipmunks, dogs barking or droning sappy ballads written only to bring a tear to your eye.

Lite, fun and fresh, Tinsel & Tunes will bring a smile to your face as you hear some of your favorites performed both traditionally and with artistic melodic updates.


Christmas Cocktails (Friday/Saturday 8pm-1am EST)
Grab a martini, a mini crab cake and someone you dig. Christmas Cocktails takes the classics of the 40s, 50s and 60s and adds a splash of spice. These remixed originals are the perfect mix for the modern holiday party. The music is specifically chosen to kick your party in the pants. Connect your computer, iPhone, or other internet radio listening device to the stereo and save money on a DJ. Christmas Cocktails is sure to keep your guests happy well into the snow-fallen night!


About

Award winning holiday music channel playing Christmas tunes, annually, from November 1st through January 1st.

Mission

To procure the best Christmas music on the planet, without all the cheese you hear everywhere else.

Company Overview

Tinsel & Tunes is operated by Mak McKeehan Entertainment in conjunction with Fusion Radio Chicago. Annually, the station launches nearly 6 million streams and is heard in more than 80 countries around the world.
Description

The unique blend of rock, pop, jazz, classical and classic Christmas music was created to provide the perfect holiday mix for both active and passive listening. The lack of traditional “cheesey” songs is intentional. This well balanced programming is meant to entertain, enlighten and engage the listener without the need for the chipmunks, dogs barking or droning sappy ballads meant to only bring a tear to your eye.

Friday and Saturday Nights get funky for your holiday gatherings:

Christmas Cocktails airs every Friday & Saturday night from 8pm to 1am EST featuring traditional holiday songs - remixed for the perfect Christmas party atmosphere.
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