John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

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Advent 2008: All That I Want and Stars

Offered today for your holiday pleasure, a brace of songs by the pop-folk duo The Weepies: "All That I Want" and "Stars." One might argue that the latter is not really a Christmas song, but last year Old Navy used it in several of their holiday commercials, so I say it counts. "All That I Want" -- which was also featured in a holiday ad last year, for J. C. Penney -- is a genuine Christmas song, and a very sweet one at that. (The AMG review calls it "mournful," but I disagree.) Here's your chance to judge for yourself!

The Weepies - All That I Want (MP3, 4.6 MB)
The Weepies - Stars (MP3, 3.7 MB)

Previous Advent posts:

2003: Advent 1955
2004: Virgin and Child
2005: Greetings!
2006: The Annunciation
2007: Blue Madonna
Tags: advent: 2008, music

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