Tinsel Tunes - A Christmas Music Podcast

Tinsel Tunes - A Christmas Music Podcast

Tinsel Tunes podcast goes into great detail about Christmas music. Full of fun and interesting facts, it will get you into the Christmas Spirit. Hear about your favorite classics or modern songs. Learn about those songs that you dislike. The stories behind these are just as interesting. You may also find some new favorites and get a heads up on what will be new each season.... Show More

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September 24, 2020 20 min

Hello listeners. In this episode we'll look at the song Hark the Herald Angels Sing.

Also, do you want to find out what other Christmas podcasts are out there? Then listen to Todd from Christmas Clatter Podcast's recent episode here to find out who they are. https://christmasclatter.com/do-you-hear-what-i-hear-podcast-edition/

Would you like to know all about the new Christmas music coming out for the 2020 season?

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Happy Birthday to us. This episode marks 2 years of Tinsel Tunes!

In this episode I'll look at the song Winter Wonderland. I also tell you about three, yes three new Christmas podcasts.
Feliz Christmas Merry Navidad
Jingle Jank Podcast
A Cozy Christmas Podcast

Also birthday wishes from:
Brian from Christmas Past
Tim from Can't Wait for Christmas Podcast
Chris and Kris from Christmas Time in the City Podcast
Adam from Merry ...

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July 25, 2020 34 min

Hello everyone. Welcome to this months episode.
In this episode we go into the song Feliz Navidad and listen to some versions suggested by some of our listeners.
We also have a guest segment from Glen Warren from Seasons Eatings Podcast where Glen tells us about the Boar's Head Carol.

Links to the songs used in this episode:
Shame! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BXb6QI937tA
Walk of the Earth https://www.youtube.com/watch?...

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This month we go dark and look at the 20017 album "from Spirits and Ghosts (Score for a Dark Christmas)" from ex Nightwish singer Tarja Turunen.

We also have a short listen to three obscure songs bought to us from a listener.

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Welcome back to the third and final episode in the Beatles in May series.
In this episode I look at the Christmas offerings from George Harrison and Ringo Starr.

George Harrison has the single Ding Dong Ding Dong

While Ringo Starr released a whole Christmas album titled I Wanna be Santa Claus.

Plus some listener shared versions of John Lennon's Happy Christmas (War is Over)

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Welcome back to our second installment of the Beatles in May!

This time we look at Happy Christmas (The War is Over) as sung by John Lennon.

I also introduce you to two new Christmas podcasts.

And a new song by Harper Denhard.

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Welcome to another episode of Tinsel Tunes

This episode is part 1 of a 3 part series on the Christmas offerings from the members of the Beatles. In this episode we look at Paul McCartney's Wonderful Christmastime.
I'll show you 6 other versions you may like.

And I'll touch on some changes being made to the format of Tinsel Tunes for the 2020 season. They're all good, I promise.

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March 22, 2020 18 min
In this episode we look at the genre of Punk Rock in Christmas music.
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In this episode we find out who won the Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019. I'll also shed some news on next year.
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In this episode I read 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.
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In this episode: We'll hear from Reyha Stevens as she goes into detail about her new Christmas Album 'Celebrate' https://www.rehyastevens.com/ I'll do a mini review of Robbie Williams' new Christmas album 'The Christmas Present' We'll find out who our finalists are for the Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019, with the Winner to be announced in the next episode due to drop on the 25th December.
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November 25, 2019 33 min
Episode 19 - All I Want For Christmas is You Mariah Carrey and other versions
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October 28, 2019 38 min
In this episode. I'll highlight some seasonal Christmas podcasts that have started releasing episodes for the 2019 season.
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Series 2 Episode 2 features the music from the movie The Santa Clause and round nine of the Tinsel Tunes Battle Royale 2019
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August 26, 2019 26 min
Series 2 Episode 1. One Year Anniversary Q&A Episode
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July 24, 2019 17 min
This episode we look at the song The First Noel
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June 25, 2019 16 min
In this episode, I'll show you the top five worst Christmas songs as voted by our listeners on our social media pages. Check out Tinseltunes.com for show notes and links.
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In this episode, we'll find out how one of the oldest Christmas songs 'The Holly and the Ivy' came to be. As usual, we'll have a top 5 list. The world lost the great Doris Day this month. So we'll learn some interesting information about her Christmas album titled 'The Doris Day Christmas Album. I'll also let you about another Christmas podcast you should listen to The Christmas Clatter Podcast and I hop...
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April 25, 2019 25 min
In this episode, we go into some detail about the voice of Christmas - Bing Crosby, in particular, the Christmas music of Bing Crosby. We also find out my favorite top 5 Bing Crosby Christmas cover versions of other Christmas songs. We'll also learn who won April's round of 'The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019' and list the contenders for May. May's The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royale 2019 contenders Liste...
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March 27, 2019 25 min
In this month's episode, we find out about the song O Holy Night which was suggested by Todd Killian one of our Patreon supporters. Do you want to suggest an episode? Check out the details here. We hear Todd's top 5 versions as well as some extra 'different' versions. We highlight a young singer by the name of Eric Cartman. We find out who won round two of 'The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019' and meet ...
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