The incredibly talented Aimee Mann has an NPR special this weekend and this is noted by an NPR friend:
Live Saturday: Aimee Mann's Christmas Concert
Listen Online At 8 p.m. ET
**Remind Me With: Google Calendar, Outlook or iCal
WXPN, December 11, 2008 - Aimee Mann doesn't seem like the type to gravitate toward Christmas music — there's nothing Bing Crosby or Mannheim Steamroller about her. Yet for the third year in a row, she's about to perform material from her beautiful 2006 holiday album, One More Drifter in the Snow, and more at the Keswick Theater in Glenside, Penn. Hear the complete concert, webcast live by WXPN this Saturday, Dec. 13, starting at 8 p.m. ET. Nellie McKay and Grant-Lee Phillips will join Mann onstage for special duets.
After Mann left the popular '80s band 'Til Tuesday, she became a more folk-tinged singer-songwriter on her 1993 debut solo album, Whatever. Throughout her solo career, she's built up a strong catalog of bewildering narratives, morally ambiguous characters and brutally honest lyrics. Her latest album, @#%&*! Smilers, moves away from the sprawling concepts of 2006's The Forgotten Arm and gets back to songwriting basics. It sounds more like a collection of songs that grow on you than a massive work taken in one dose.
When Mann originally came up with the idea for her Christmas album, she wanted to hearken back to the classic holiday music of the '40s and '50s.
"I wanted to do a Christmas record that reflected the whole range of emotions that people have around Christmas," Mann says. "I thought a lot about the feeling I had about Christmas as a kid, the almost spooky beauty and mystery that the holiday has, and wanted to do something that echoed that musically."
One More Drifter in the Snow features the intimate and sometimes carnival-esque arrangements fans know her for, but with a lighter and warmer feeling. Classics such as Jimmy Webb's "Whatever Happened to Christmas" and "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch" (featuring Grant-Lee Phillips as the narrator) sit alongside a Mann original, "Calling on Mary."
Related NPR Stories
- Aug. 29, 2008Aimee Mann: Heartache And Hope
- Dec. 25, 2006Aimee Mann: Bittersweet Holidays
So that's a Christmas special on the radio. That's tomorrow night. You can stream online. You can check to see if your local NPR will be broadcasting it, but you can stream it online for sure.
[Correction, removed part about Julianna Hatfield. She was a guest in Boston. I misunderstood.]
Christmas is getting closer and closer. And tomorrow, when the special airs, we'll be twelve days from Christmas -- think "The Twelve Days of Christmas."
Okay, Google and I get to end this today! Yea.
My cousin Stan started his own site and I've been tracking that here. First, for point of reference, if you search The Common Ills on Google, you get
The Common IllsBut it's possible that we will go with those missions without having an air force or naval force because this is a common battle, it's not just an army's ...
thecommonills.blogspot.com/ - 169k - Cached - Similar pages
The Common Ills
the week ending September 24, 2005
More results from blogspot.com »
The Common Ills: Sam Graham-Felsen stands for what?Name: Common Ills. Threats and abusive e-mail are not covered by any privacy rule. ... More of Common Ills' photos tagged with image ...
html - 68k -Cached - Similar pages
Kat's Korner (of The Common Ills)Kat's Korner (of The Common Ills). Wednesday, December 10, 2008. Tonight's The Night. Tonight's the night, it's going to be alright . . . Coz I love you, ...
katskornerofthecommonills.blogspot.com/ - 123k - Cached - Similar pages
Blogdigger Search: author:(Common Ills)Results 1 - 10 of 479 for author:(Common Ills) ... Immediate medic... The Common Ills [ Feed - Focus - Exclude ] by Common Ills at 11:03 PM ...
www.blogdigger.com/search/author:(Common%20Ills) - 22k - Cached - Similar pages
The Common Ills, Canterbury's Law - BoxxetThe Common Ills: Canterbury's Law news, blogs, photos from thecommonills. blogspot.com - Boxxet.
www.boxxet.com/Canterbury_s_Law/Source:The_Common_Ills/ - 28k - Cached - Similar pages
the common ills: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on TechnoratiThere are no photos about the common ills. To contribute to this page, go to Flickr and tag your photos. Today in photos · Advertise on Technorati ...
technorati.com/photos/tag/the+common+ills - 27k - Cached - Similar pages
the common ills: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on TechnoratiVideos about the common ills. Posts · Blogs · Photos; Videos. Related tags:. democracy now,; like maria said paz,; mikey likes it,; the third estate sunday ...
technorati.com/videos/tag/the+common+ills - 30k - Cached - Similar pages
The Common Ills - Blogdimension - Moteur de recherche Web 2.0Par Common Ills Uncle Sam wants Brad McCall.The U.S. Army wants the AWOL ... Par Common Ills The Times are pretty much embarrasing on both coasts this ...
www.blogdimension.com/fr/source?s=260561-thecommonills.blogspot.com - 18k - Cached - Similar pages
Greens for Greens ™ » The Common Ills: Iraq snapshot[From The Common Ills]. Over at The Nation — where few ever grasp anything — Ari Melber demonstrates (by omission) why it matters that readers be informed ...
-ills-iraq-snapshot/ - 33k -Cached - Similar pages
Iran Reviews: The Common Ills: Iraq snapshot[The Common Ills] Now a few who can go into the way-back machine will remember when the New York Times (and which reporter) were pimping the 'less corpses ...
www.iranreviews.com/the_common_ills_iraq_snapshot-archive.html - 14k - Cached - Similar pages
That's C.I. If you search Oh Boy It Never Ends you get:
Oh Boy It Never Ends: Grab bag postIf true, he'll go into office a damn liar and never overcome it while Democrats in the Senate will be damned in the same manner. (Russ Feingold being Russ ...
ohboyitneverends.blogspot.com/2008/11/grab-bag-post.html - 135k - Cached - Similar pages
Oh Boy It Never Ends: Get Smart not that badNov 15, 2008 ... I'd like to see The Simpsons film which I never got around to seeing. But that's just one of those If-everything-else-is-gone things that's ...
ohboyitneverends.blogspot.com/2008/11/get-smart-not-that-bad.html - 134k - Cached - Similar pages
More results from ohboyitneverends.blogspot.com »
Blogger: Oh Boy It Never Ends - FollowersBlogger is a free blog publishing tool from Google for easily sharing your thoughts with the world. Blogger makes it simple to post text, photos and video ...
www.blogger.com/followers.g?blogID=2928891105527211523 - 5k - Cached - Similar pages
oh boy - Drugs.comDefault oh boy ... There was a lot more he said like I spend all day in bed and never do anything. ... It just never ends. Liz just hold on ...
www.drugs.com/forum/need-talk/oh-boy-33057.html - 33k - Cached - Similar pages
Oh Boy!!! MySpace.comHey Oh Boy!!!! Join my family! Grab a gun and FIGHT alongside me in Gangster Battle: an all out race .... TRUE FRIENDSHIP "NEVER" ENDS. Friends are FOREVER. ...
48387677 - 119k -Cached - Similar pages
Findings Claim Jesus NEVER ROSE AGAIN!!…(oh boy! here we go agian ...Feb 28, 2007 ... Findings Claim Jesus NEVER ROSE AGAIN!!…(oh boy! here we go agian) ... So their ends are clear- to discredit Christianity- not to find the ...
againoh-boy-here-we-go-agian/ - 30k -Cached - Similar pages
End of a PlayBoy era - Oh boy, the party’s over HyerStandard.comOct 17, 2008 ... End of a PlayBoy era - Oh boy, the party’s over ... And, although Hefner has never been one to blow his own trumpet, his enduring ability to ...
hyerstandard.com/oh-boy-the-partys-over/ - 83k - Cached - Similar pages
Story: Oh Boy I Have to Live with 3 Teenage Boys  Get More ...Dec 23, 2005 ... Man she is like a Barbie her smile never ends ... and jumped into the arms of a blonde hair boy "oh I missed you" she said in a whiny voice. ...
-1 - 33k -Cached - Similar pages
Chris Linfoot I read the news today, oh boy!as Pi is not a "real" number but one known as "irrational", it never ends. To date, the most accurate value of pi has been calculated to 1241100000000 ...
chris-linfoot.net/d6plinks/CWLT-6NHCFQ - 26k - Cached - Similar pages
Oh Boy! Ultimate - 2008In the end, we were able to impose our collective will on the game, and the outcome never seemed in doubt. Oh Boy! 11, Teddy Grumpskins 4. ...
www.ohboyultimate.com/ - 53k - Cached - Similar pages
So, yea Stan!, in less than a month, if you Google "Oh Boy It Never Ends," he's the top result.
Congratulations. Check out Aimee Mann's special tomorrow night.
michael kors outlet
kyrie 5 shoes
yeezy boost 500
yeezy boost 350 v2
replica chanel bags ebay hermes replica handbags u6w75j2i75 replica bags chicago Recommended Site b0c46f6f06 replica ysl replica bags uk find out here h8c39q7z09 replica louis vuitton bags replica bags supplier
Post a Comment