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Peter Hollens’ Soaring Version of Mary Did You Know

YouTube star Peter Hollens, who is famous for singing with himself in amazing harmonies, does his oft-requested version of Mary Did You Know? in this new video out today. Mary Did You Know? is an amazing piece of Christmas music. It is totally contemporary, the lyrics to it being written in 1984 by Mark Lowry, […]

Carol of Bells That Rocks, Amazes and Inspires

Trevor Loucks of 92 Keys contacted us early this morning to share the group’s new Christmas video, released just yesterday, titled Carol of the Bells. I had never heard of Trevor or 92 Keys. But we all know Carol of the Bells. Carol of the Bells was not originally a Christmas song. It is a […]

Lindsey Stirling Plays an Anonymous Hallelujah

This is not the Lindsey Stirling we were looking for this Christmas. Blue-haired and looking like anyone but Lindsey Stirling the YouTube mega-star took to a subway platform with violin in hand and with the tiniest of Nativities on display she performed a wonderful and largely ignored rendition of Hallelujah. Her tearful message at the […]

One Single Bell

BYU Vocal Point launched their new Christmas album in October and it appears to be a big hit with fans this Christmas. In this video they team with One Voice Children’s Choir and they make a great blend in an original song with a strong Christmas message. It’s beautiful:

A Lonesome Korean Christmas

This is awesome — and it just shows you the reach that Christmas has around the world. It is the Barberettes performing Lonesome Christmas. This production — from the music to the video — is every bit as great as anything done with Christmas anywhere in the world. It’s just that most of it is […]

Eclipse 6 Releases This Christmas on Video

No instruments — the hottest trend in Christmas music two years running — is behind Eclipe 6’s release of This Christmas on video. They’ve been around a while — and offering very good Christmas music over the years. And this video does not disappoint:

Merry Podcast #49 — Turkeys and Tunes

Happy Thanksgiving! It’s time for our annual Thanksgiving show on the Merry Podcast, a festive celebration of the grateful season plus a preview of the great new music of season. In this episode we’re exploring the history of the American Turkey, the very staple of our feast. Plus we take an extended look at one […]

Don’t Be No Scrooge @RobbytheElf

The hardest working elf in all of Christmas music has to be Robby the Elf who this time sends us the message of Don’t Be No Scrooge.

Kenny Rogers and Home Free Rock Children Go Where I Send Thee

Country a cappella group Home Free team up with the retiring Kenny Rogers to give a fresh take on the holiday standard Children, Go Where I Send Thee. This song is featured on Roger’s new Christmas album Once Again It’s Christmas. It this is how he’s going out The Gambler is certainly doing it in […]