Month: September 2018

Can’t Wait for Christmas: Have Yourself an Andy Williams Little Christmas (With Special Guest Jeff Baham)

On this episode, special guest Jeff Baham from the Moustalgia podcast counts down his favorite versions of Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas. Plus, you’ll learn about the life and career of Andy Williams. In addition, you’ll hear about an “interesting” new type of holiday treat, a new way to get your Christmas tree and hear our latest pitch for a TV movie with “All the hallmarks of a great Christmas movie.”

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Tinsel Tunes: Music used in the movie Elf

n this episode we dive into the score and music used in one of the best Christmas movies ever, Elf. We’ll also list our top 5 songs about Elves.

0 – 1:00 Intro
1:00 – 2:33 Feature Intro
2:33 – 4:19 About the score
4:19 – 21:44 About the music
21:44 – 26:01 Top 5
26:01 – 26:51 Outro
26:52 -27:21 Bloopers

Link to the score song list with samples https://www.allmusic.com/album/elf-original-motion-picture-score-mw0000321269

Link to the music list with samples https://www.what-song.com/Movies/Soundtrack/39/Elf

The music used is either royalty free, used under creative commons licence or used with permission.
Some excerpts are used under Fair Use policy for commentary purposes and no copyright infringement is intended.

Sources include: Jamendo, Free Music Archive, instantmusicnow.

Advent Calendar House: Witch’s Night Out

The Advent Calendar House celebrates its first Halloween special with a dazzling display of magical mischief as Chad Young creeps in to help Mike celebrate the 40th anniversary of Witch’s Night Out, an often remembered, then forgotten, then re-remembered Halloween classic from 1978.

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Tis the Podcast: Listen, Scrooge!

This week, Tim Babb of “Can’t Wait For Christmas” podcast joins Julia, Thom, and Anthony to discuss the 1983 Disney classic, Mickey’s Christmas Carol! Amid all of the laughs and behind-the-scenes trivia in this episode, there’s a lot of love for this film to go around amongst all of the hosts, but is it enough to shake up the top of our Christmas Canon List? Throw open the windows and let in that Fall breeze (we’re officially there!), settle in with a cup of hot chocolate, and enjoy!

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