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Sound Opinions Christmas Spectacular

Holiday music collector Andy Cirzan joins Jim and Greg every Christmas to share his new batch of seasonal tunes. By day, he runs Jam Productions in Chicago, but by night, he searches through record stores, dustbins and basements to find gems for his annual compilation. He shares a few of his favorites during this episode and, as a special bonus, is sharing his mix with Sound Opinions listeners.

Download the 2010 compilation: Yowls & Yodels from the Yule Vortex…further adventures in holiday obscura. This free digital download will be available from December 17, 2010 to January 1, 2011.

Go to episode 264

Christmas Spectacular 2008

It's the Sound Opinions Christmas Spectacular! Every year Jim and Greg hand the show's reigns over to the official Sound Opinions holiday music curator, Andy Cirzan (aka DJ Lo-Fi). By day, Cirzan is the Vice President of Concerts at Jam Productions, the largest independent concert promoter in the country. But by night, Cirzan scours the earth to find rare, and often times wacky, holiday music to add to his collection. This year is no exception.

  1. "Holiday Proclamation…"
  2. Dick Huemer & Camarata, "Futuristic Christmas Tree"
  3. Patty Marie Jay, "Space Age Santa Claus"
  4. Donna & the Dees, "I Know There's A Santa Claus"
  5. Duke Ellington Orchestra, "Dasher"
  6. The Sisterhood (by Eugenia), "I'm Santa Claus"
  7. Magnus T. Cook, "Snow Bunny"
  8. Margo Guryan, "I Don't Intend To Spend Christmas Without You"
  9. The Wilson Sisters, "Little Klinker"
  10. Israfel's Son, "Rudolph Pouts"
  11. "Snowkenstein Speaks!"
  12. Sylvia Reid, "Christmas Rock 'N Roll"
  13. The Mar-Teks, "Twinkletoes"
  14. Ben Hinds, "All I want For Christmas Is A Go-Go Girl"
  15. The Free Design, "Shepherds & Wisemen"
  16. Lalo Schifrin, "Joy To The World"
Go to episode 55

Holiday Spectacular

Snow is falling here in Chicago and that means it's time for our favorite holiday music collector and expert Andy Cirzan to join us for our annual Holiday Spectacular. Andy scours record stores, dustbins and basements to find the best and most unique tunes for the season. And each year he treats Sound Opinions listeners to a much-anticipated hour of music and a free mix to download. This year is Holiday Pop — 1960s and 1970s era pop music set to the theme of Christmas. Look forward to songs from Claudine Longet, The Free Design and Joanie Sommers.

*As a special bonus, listeners are invited to download Andy Cirzan's accompanying holiday compilation for FREE at The mix will only be up until the end of 2014, so get it while the yule log is hot! And happy holidays from Sound Opinions!

Go to episode 472