Music Monday: Alternative Christmas Songs

Still from last year's Christmas Market video


Christmas is less than a week away... Have you done your holiday shopping, decorated your living room and baked some cookies? How about getting in the holiday mood by playing Christmas songs? 

Here are few of my favorite (alternative) Christmas songs for this season. 

Please let me know if you have other favorites. I'm always eager to discover new music!


Because not all songs were available on Groove Shark, here is the complete list with links to downloads. 

Christmas Day (I Wish I Was Surfing) - Emmy The Great & Tim Wheeler
Black Christmas - Poly Styrene
Last Christmas - Florence & the Machine
The Christmas Waltz - She & Him
Silent Night - The Kills (free download)
Blue Christmas - Sharon Van Etten
Are You Coming Over For Christmas? - Belle and Sebastian
No Christmas For Me - Zee Avi
Christmas In Prison - Emmy The Great & Lightspeed Champion
Christmas Reindeer - The Knife
Is This Christmas? - The Wombats
I Wish It Was Christmas Today - Julian Casablancas
Merry Christmas, Baby (Please Don't Die) - Dum Dum Girls
Christmas (Baby, please come home) - The Raveonettes
Silent Night (Noapte De Vis) - Glasvegas