Posts Tagged ‘Arts’

Little Richard, “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town”

December 23, 2013
January 3, 1863 cover of Harper's Weekly, one ...

January 3, 1863 cover of Harper’s Weekly, one of the first depictions of Santa Claus (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Okay, Little Richard is ripping off God knows how many other artists with this version of “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town,” but he throws in a few original twists (the piano part is great) and nobody can goose a note like Little Richard. The song’s lyrics tell you to be good, but do you really doubt that Richard wants you to be naught.

Christmas Without You

December 12, 2011

John Popper and Eric ClaptonChristmas Without You.

A little harmonica, a little guitar.  What more do you want this early in December? You even get a little Whoopi.