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Tinsel Tunes - A Christmas Music Podcast

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Tinsel Tunes podcast goes into great detail about Christmas music. Full of fun and interesting facts, it will get you into the Christmas Spirit. ​ ​Hear about your favorite classics or modern songs. Learn about those songs that you dislike. The stories behind these are just as interesting. ​You may also find some new favorites and get a heads up on what will be new each season. Review us and get a free sticker. (contact me to let me know)

Tinsel Tunes podcast goes into great detail about Christmas music. Full of fun and interesting facts, it will get you into the Christmas Spirit. ​ ​Hear about your favorite classics or modern songs. Learn about those songs that you dislike. The stories behind these are just as interesting. ​You may also find some new favorites and get a heads up on what will be new each season. Review us and get a free sticker. (contact me to let me know)

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New Zealand

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Tinsel Tunes podcast goes into great detail about Christmas music. Full of fun and interesting facts, it will get you into the Christmas Spirit. ​ ​Hear about your favorite classics or modern songs. Learn about those songs that you dislike. The stories behind these are just as interesting. ​You may also find some new favorites and get a heads up on what will be new each season. Review us and get a free sticker. (contact me to let me know)

Language:

English

Contact:

tinseltunespodcast@g


Episodes

S2E11 - The Beatles Part 3 - Ding Dong Ding Dong and I Wanna be Santa Claus

6/1/2020
Welcome back to the third and final episode in the Beatles in May series. In this episode I look at the Christmas offerings from George Harrison and Ringo Starr. George Harrison has the single Ding Dong Ding Dong While Ringo Starr released a whole Christmas album titled I Wanna be Santa Claus. Plus some listener shared versions of John Lennon's Happy Christmas (War is Over) See more over on Tinseltunes .com

Duration:00:30:38

S2E10- The Beatles Part 2 - Happy Christmas (War is over)

5/25/2020
Welcome back to our second installment of the Beatles in May! This time we look at Happy Christmas (The War is Over) as sung by John Lennon. I also introduce you to two new Christmas podcasts. And a new song by Harper Denhard.

Duration:00:27:30

S2E9 - The Beatles Part 1- Wonderful Christmastime

5/16/2020
Welcome to another episode of Tinsel Tunes This episode is part 1 of a 3 part series on the Christmas offerings from the members of the Beatles. In this episode we look at Paul McCartney's Wonderful Christmastime. I'll show you 6 other versions you may like. And I'll touch on some changes being made to the format of Tinsel Tunes for the 2020 season. They're all good, I promise.

Duration:00:17:46

S2E8 Where is the Oi I gave the World

3/22/2020
In this episode we look at the genre of Punk Rock in Christmas music.

Duration:00:18:55

S2E7 - Battle Royal Winner Announced - News for Next Year

12/25/2019
In this episode we find out who won the Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019. I'll also shed some news on next year.

Duration:00:06:55

S2E6 - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas - a reading

12/23/2019
In this episode I read 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.

Duration:00:03:56

S2E5 - Reyha Stevens, Robbie Williams, Finals of the Great Battle Royale 2019

12/17/2019
In this episode: We'll hear from Reyha Stevens as she goes into detail about her new Christmas Album 'Celebrate' https://www.rehyastevens.com/ I'll do a mini review of Robbie Williams' new Christmas album 'The Christmas Present' We'll find out who our finalists are for the Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019, with the Winner to be announced in the next episode due to drop on the 25th December.

Duration:00:31:05

S2E4- All I Want For Christmas is You

11/25/2019
Episode 19 - All I Want For Christmas is You Mariah Carrey and other versions

Duration:00:33:12

S2E3 New Music for the 2019 Season

10/28/2019
In this episode. I'll highlight some seasonal Christmas podcasts that have started releasing episodes for the 2019 season.

Duration:00:38:45

S2E2 The Music from the Movie The Santa Clause

9/30/2019
Series 2 Episode 2 features the music from the movie The Santa Clause and round nine of the Tinsel Tunes Battle Royale 2019

Duration:00:27:40

S2E1 One Year Anniversary Q&A Episode

8/26/2019
Series 2 Episode 1. One Year Anniversary Q&A Episode

Duration:00:26:09

S1E15 The First Noel

7/24/2019
This episode we look at the song The First Noel

Duration:00:17:03

S1E14 Top Five Worst Christmas Songs

6/25/2019
In this episode, I'll show you the top five worst Christmas songs as voted by our listeners on our social media pages. Check out Tinseltunes.com for show notes and links.

Duration:00:18:13

S1E13 The Holly And The Ivy & Doris Day

5/26/2019
In this episode, we'll find out how one of the oldest Christmas songs 'The Holly and the Ivy' came to be. As usual, we'll have a top 5 list. The world lost the great Doris Day this month. So we'll learn some interesting information about her Christmas album titled 'The Doris Day Christmas Album. I'll also let you about another Christmas podcast you should listen to The Christmas Clatter Podcast and I hope you like cookies. Why? You'll need to listen to find out or you can click this link....

Duration:00:58:58

S1E12 The Music Of Bing Crosby

4/25/2019
In this episode, we go into some detail about the voice of Christmas - Bing Crosby, in particular, the Christmas music of Bing Crosby. We also find out my favorite top 5 Bing Crosby Christmas cover versions of other Christmas songs. We'll also learn who won April's round of 'The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019' and list the contenders for May. May's The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royale 2019 contenders Listen to round four here on YouTube...

Duration:01:02:30

S1E11 O Holy Night

3/27/2019
In this month's episode, we find out about the song O Holy Night which was suggested by Todd Killian one of our Patreon supporters. Do you want to suggest an episode? Check out the details here. We hear Todd's top 5 versions as well as some extra 'different' versions. We highlight a young singer by the name of Eric Cartman. We find out who won round two of 'The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle Royal 2019' and meet the contenders for April. Songs used in this episode: "O Holy Night - Jon Saylesl"...

Duration:00:25:55

S1E10 Music From The Christmas Chronicles The Movie

2/25/2019
In this episode, we'll go into the songs of the 2018 Netflix movie The Christmas Chronicles. We'll so hear the top 5 versions of Santa Claus is back in town Hear new music from Welcome to wonder Falls https://welcometowonderfalls.bandcamp.com/ And find out the winner of round 1 of The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle 2019 and hear who is in round 2!! Head over to the website to vote You can vote for as many as you want - as often as you want until the 20th of next month.

Duration:00:25:56

S1E9 Auld Lang Syne And The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle 2019

1/24/2019
In this episode, we go into detail about the song Auld Lang Syne. I bring to you a great song by Singer/songwriter Rebecca Fiona Adams (Bex). Please check her out on SoundCloud. I have included links to her songs and facebook page below. https://www.facebook.com/Bexs.musicpage https://soundcloud.com/bexmarksthespot I'll mention some new and exciting additions to the world of the Tinsel Tunes Podcast. And, I'll introduce something called 'The Great Tinsel Tunes Battle 2019' Listen to round...

Duration:00:21:19

S1E8 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

12/24/2018
It's Christmas Eve, and Santa comes tonight. So this episode is the perfect time to hear about the Song Santa Claus is Coming to Town. Merry Christmas Links to songs used in this episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2XL4nphaws https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNcqjZU8w0g https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LoXc98X_uCY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=In3sApWlY1s The music used is either royalty-free, used under creative commons license or used with permission. Some excerpts are used under...

Duration:00:20:32

S1E7 Summer Wonderland

12/10/2018
Summer Wonderland as used in the Air NZ Ad campaign in 2016 Now even though winter wonderland is a great song, One of my favorites in fact. It's not one we can really relate too down here when it comes to the lyrics. I thought it would be fun to compare the lyrics and break them down and show you a little about what Christmas is like for us down here in New Zealand, and these are also common to Australia. Music used in this episode is used for cometary purposes only. no copyright...

Duration:00:51:19