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The Top 25 (Mostly) Powerpop Christmas songs for your iPod

The Top 25 (Mostly) Powerpop Christmas songs for your iPod

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Here they are, my favorite (mostly) powerpop Christmas songs of all time. Shimmering guitars, hand claps and harmonies, all meant to usher in the holiday spirit! Unfortunately, I can’t place the sound files here but most of these songs are not hard to find. If you need any help, let me know.

Here’s my 25 best, songs I’ve loaded on my iPod this year:

XTCThanks for Christmas
Dave EdmundsRun Rudolph Run
Big StarJesus Christ
Pretenders2000 Miles
Marshall CrenshawSanta Bring My Baby Back to Me
Material IssueMerry Christmas Will Do
Graham ParkerStill Got My Faith
The BeatlesChristmas Time Is Here Again
Bing Crosby & David BowieLittle Drummer Boy
SmithereensWaking Up On Christmas Morning
The NinesSnowbound
Shoes This Christmas
92 DegreesGod of my Own
Don Dixon & Marti Jones Every Day Will Be Like a Holiday
The KinksFather Christmas
GripWeeds (with Mark Lindsey of Paul Revere and the Raiders and
Myke Scavone & Gar Francis of the Doughboys)
Santa make Me Good
The Ramones Merry Christmas
Joe PesciIf It Doesn’t Snow on Christmas
Farah Christmas Won’t Happen
Copperpot Christmas Come Early
The Click Five My Girlfriend Forgot Me on Christmas
The Genuine FakesAll I Want For Christmas
Dwight Twilley Christmas Night
Jim Babjak’s Buzzed MegChristmas Morning

Stay tuned for the 10 best powerpop holiday albums of all time, due some time in the next few days.