24 Dec 2018

Nashville Babylon for 24 December, 2018

From Nashville Babylon, 11:04 pm on 24 December 2018

On tonight's Christmas Eve special Mark spins a selection of his festive favourites from the world of country, blues and R'n'B with tracks from the likes of the Handsome Family, Willie Nelson, Neko Case, C.W Stoneking and Nick Lowe.


Artist: C.W Stoneking

Track: On A Christmas Day

Composer:  Fraser / Stoneking

Album: King Hokum

Label: King Hokum


Artist: Bob Dylan

Track:Must Be Santa

Composer: Bob Dylan

Album: Christmas In The Heart

Label: Columbia


Artist: Nick Lowe

Track: Christmas at The Airport

Composer: Nick Lowe

Album: Quality Street

Label: Yep Roc


Artist: The Handsome Family

Track: So Much Wine

Composer: Brett Sparks / Rennie Sparks

Album: In The Air

Label: Loose


Artist: Otis Gibbs

Track: Lloyd The Reindeer

Composer: Otis Gibbs

Album: Once I Dreamed Of Christmas

Label: Bloodshot   


Artist: Riff Ruffin

Track: Xmas Baby

Composer: Nehemiah Ruffin

Album: Rhythm & Blues Christmas

Label: Ace


Artist: The Voices

Track: Santa Claus Baby

Composer: Dolphin/York

Album: Rhythm & Blues Christmas

Label: Ace 


Artist: Smokey Wilson

Track: Christmas

Composer: Wilson

Album: Rhythm & Blues Christmas

Label: Ace 


Artist: Oscar McLollie & His Honey Jumpers

Track: Dig That Crazy Santa Claus

Composer: Rene/Johnston/Rene

Album: Hey Lollie Lollie - The Modern Recordings

Label: Ace


Artist: Willie Nelson

Track: Pretty Paper

Composer: Willie Nelson

Album: Pretty Paper

Label: Columbia


Artist: John Fahey

Track: In Christ There Is No East Or West

Composer: Trad

Album: On Air

Label: Tradition


Artist: Jake Thackray

Track: Joseph

Composer: Jake Thackray

Album: Jake In A Box

Label: EMI


Artist: Neko Case

Track: Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis

Composer: Tom Waits

Album: New Coat Of Paint

Label: Manifesto


Artist: The Elves

Track:White/Hot Christmas

Composer: Berlin/Pierpont/Autrey/Halderman

Album: Rhythm & Blues Christmas

Label: Ace  


Artist: Tom Archia

Track:Swinging For Christmas

Composer: Archia

Album: The Chronological Tom Archia

Label: Classics