Monthly Archives: December 2009

Mondo Diablo Episode 232: Davey and Goliath’s Christmas Spirit–The Most Collosal Episode Yet!

The biggest, most spectacular Christmas Episode Yet, and Davey & Goliath get to share in the wealth. Lucky Lutherans! Playlist Davey & Goliath 1 Alleee 1 Johnny “Bowtie” Barstow * Jingle Bells Bobby Sabatino * I’m Gonna Hang up Mommy’s … Continue reading

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Mondo Diablo Episode 231: A Very Edgar Christmas

Playwright Edgar Oliver just did a bit for The Moth called The Apron Strings of Savannah. He’s my new temporary Personal Savior, making him just Christmassy enough, and very, very Xistlesslistlessnessmassy. Playlist Edgar Christmas 1 Alleee 1 Kiki & Herb … Continue reading

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Mondo Diablo Episode 230: Joe Santa Claus

Post WWII Christmas tearjerker about a returned GI with a little bit of amnesia about the role of women in family life (he can’t stand it if she works outside the home). What a jerk. Playlist Joe Christmas 1 Alleee … Continue reading

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Mondo Diablo Episode 229: The Christmas Star…Wars Holiday Special

This condensed version of the Star Wars Holiday Special, with more entertaining music, is the only one that should be experienced. Playlist Star Wars Intro Alleee 1 Star Wars 1 Soulful Strings * Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town Star … Continue reading

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Mondo Diablo Episode 228: Santa Claus Conquers the Martians

This week, Krampus presents a 10-minute version of Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, along with some Groovy Christmas Favorites. Playlist SCCTM 1 Alleee 1 Dick Liebert * I’ll be Home for Christmas Jingle Bells SCCTM 2 Disco Belles * I … Continue reading

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Mondo Diablo Episode 227: Christmas Bonus

This week, I bring you more doom and gloom with an episode of The Whistler entitled “Lie or Consequences,” or “Christmas Bonus”. Prepare to be depressed, then presented with A Christmas Miracle on Mondo Diablo. Playlist Christmas Bonus Intro Alleee1 … Continue reading

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Album Sharity: Christesmas in Anglia: Early English Music for Christmastide

Christesmas in Anglia Early Music for Christmastide Ensemble for Early Music Frederick Renz, director This is a history of the carol, from the 13th through the 18th centuries, using choral ensembles and old-style instruments, like the rebec, the organistrum and … Continue reading

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