A Voodoo Christmas in Hialeah

December 17th, 2013 |  Published in Artifacts, Blog

A Voodoo Christmas in Hialeah

Merry Christmas one and all! To celebrate, Stephen Grasso has sent us the latest volume in his Voodoo Christmas mixtape series. While this is nominally Volume 3, in the intervening year Grasso has located from London to Miami, redubbing this edition A Voodoo Christmas in Hialeah.

The full tracklisting is below, as well as the usual streaming embed. You can download it on mp3 or lossless wav HERE. If you’re new to the Voodoo Christmas series then click these links to download Volume 1, Volume 2 and the equally excellent Pretty Pretty Christmas mixtape by Grasso’s wife Allison Brice

1. Cool Yule – Louis Armstrong
2. What are you doing New Year’s Eve? – Ella Fitzgerald
3. Jingle Bells – Duke Ellington & his Orchestra
4. Christmas Blues – Gatemouth Moore
5. Good Morning Blues (I wanna see Santa Claus) – Count Basie Orchestra
6. Papa ain’t no Santa Claus (Mamma ain’t no Christmas tree) – Butterbeans & Susie
7. Happy New Year – Lightnin’ Hopkins
8. Christ was born on Christmas morn – Frankie “Half Pint” Jaxon
9. Ride on King Jesus – The Four Knights
10. We Three Kings – Arthur Lyman
11. Holiday in Havana – Desi Arnaz
12. Aires de Navidad – Willie Colon, Hector Lavoe
13. Capricho Navideno – Celia Cruz & Sonora Matancera
14. Presente de Natal – Joao Gilberto
15. Boas Festas – Gilberto Gil, Caetano Veloso
16. Frosty – Stan Getz Orchestra
17. Holiday Baby – Fat Daddy
18. Black Christmas – Rose Graham
19. Ain’t No Chimneys in the Ghetto – Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
20. Merry Christmas Baby – Vernon Garrett
21. Glory, Glory – Al Green
22. Christmas Greetings – Owen Gray
23. White Christmas – Simms & Robertson
24. Christmas Rush – Slim Smith
25. Christmas-a-Come – Eek-a-Mouse

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December 17th, 2013 | by | Published in Artifacts, Blog