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Ribbon Around a Bomb Edition 138: Merry Crassmas
December 5, 2018 8:00pm


Annual Christmas Special!

Ginny Arnell- Dumb Head (1963)
Grace Jones- Little Drummer Boy (Pee Wee’s Playhouse) (1988)
Lene Lovich- I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (1976)
Metal Boys- X-Mas Day (c. 1980)
Toyah- Christmas Carol (1985)
Siouxsie and the Banshees- Il Est Ne Le Divin Enfant (1982)
Julie Brown- Ways to Save Money at Christmas (1988)
Carlene Davis-Santa Claus (Do You Ever Come To The Ghetto) (1981)

Tabea Blumenschein, Frieder Butzmann, Gudrun Gut, and Bettina Koster- Still Nacht Goes Disco (1980)
Tabea Blumenschein, Frieder Butzmann, Gudrun Gut, and Bettina Koster- White Christmas (1980)
Thick Pigeon- Jingle Bell Rock (1982)
Antena- Noelle a Hawaii (1982)
The French Impressionists- Santa Baby (1982)
Mikado- Message de Noel (1982)

Vital Disorders- Christmas Island Calypso (1983)
Mydolls- Christmas Day (1983)
Hermine- Happy Holidays (1982)
X-Ray Pop- Christmas Pop (1988)
Crass- Merry Crassmas B Side (1981)
Bush Tetras- Rituals (1981)
Danielle Dax- Blue Christmas (1990)

The Waitresses- Christmas Wrapping (1981)
Material with Nona Hendryx- It’s a Holiday (1981)
Lisi- My Silent Night (c. 1985)
Cristina- Things Fall Apart (1981)
The Three Courgettes- Christmas is Coming (1982)
Lio, Helena Noguerra and Marie France- Sleigh Ride (1988)
Miss OD and the Gentlemen League- Bells of Christmas (c. 1985)

The Revillos- Santa Claus is Coming to Town (1981)
Eurythmics- Winter Wonderland (1987)
Cha Cha Cha Heels for Christmas clip
Nina Hagen- Still Nacht (1992)
No Doubt- Oi to the World (1997)

Image: Pat Place of Bush Tetras, by Marcia Resnick

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