[There's plenty of great Christmas songs out there, but most suffer terribly from over-exposure. To remedy that, EbM presents a selection of alternative Christmas songs.]
There are few things on this earth worse than John Denver, and while this song of his verges on being an out-and-out comedy number (with a markedly unfunny subject matter) the Decemberists‘ usual textural panache lifts their version far above its humble origins.
The Decemberists – Please Daddy (Don’t Get Drunk This Christmas)
Enjoyed reading this? Subscribe to ensure you never miss a review or article!
Posted on December 17, 2011 by Tom