It’s Christmas!!! (Well, almost…..)

As you may have spotted (ahem!) I love music. This time last year I posted some Christmas music for you and planned on doing the same again this year. But when I looked back at last year’s I realised that I would probably choose the same songs again, so it seemed easier just to recycle last year’s post. About half of you following my blog have joined in the past year so you probably won’t have seen this before anyway – well, that’s my excuse and I’m sticking to it! If you click the links to the full playlist you will find that it has grown from 33 to 50 items: the majority of the new additions are this year’s Christmas TV ads but if you scroll to the bottom you will find some new song additions too. I hope you enjoy at least some of my choices. Good luck with your preparations for the big day – I’ll see you again on Christmas Day with some more recycling!

Take It Easy

I love Christmas. There, I’ve outed myself and it feels good. I don’t mind admitting that I’ve always loved this time of year and, although I’m not particularly religious, I recognise the importance of this time for so many. Christmas nowadays is a rampantly commercial affair and I’m as guilty as the next person in contributing to this – although I do as much as I can from the safety of my home and computer though! I don’t have an open fire to sit in front of and on which I can roast my chestnuts, and as music is such a large part of my life I thought it would be a good way to mark the season by compiling a YouTube playlist. A humongous market has developed for music to celebrate Christmas, from the religious and spiritual to the frivolous and commercial, and with so many to choose from I decided…

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