Jug-Band Christmas

Episode 40

For their 40th episode Aaron and Brent welcome back Ryan King to the show to discuss Christmas songs. Crossing the Streams also welcomes an old friend of the guys, Aaron Scott to the show. Artists discussed include Pearl Jam, Vulfpeck, Darlene Love, JDMcPherson, Paul Williams, August Burns Red, The Pogues, and Christina Aguilera.

Special Guests

Ryan King is an award winning actor, writer and improviser. He graduated from The Second City Chicago’s Improvisation & Comedic Acting program. Ryan is married to singer/songwriter, Carrie King, and lives in Atlanta, where he works as an actor, improviser, sketch writer, and improv instructor at Drama Inc.

Ryan’s Information

Website: ryankingcomedy.com
IMDB: www.imdb.com/name/nm7502842/

Director, editor, and videographer, Aaron Scott is a creative professional with over six years of experience in film and video production. Scott’s focus on story driven content seeks to break the norm and captivate audiences with its unique quality. After honing his skills in Nashville’s fast paced music industry, Scott is now committed to becoming a full fledged production hub for all of your film and video needs.

Aaron’s Information

Website: https://scottyfilms.co/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/scottyfilms

40th Edition Cover

Cover Art by Brandon Kettle and Aaron Bevill

Brandon Kettle is a designer and editor from Clarksville, TN. The source for Aaron’s infamous “Kettle Metal” moniker, he enjoys music from many genres yet has absolutely no musical talent. Working with Brent for five years and Aaron for more than a decade, the inside jokes are innumerable.

This Week’s Playlist

  1. Let Me Sleep – Pearl Jam – Lost Dogs (2003)
  2. Christmas In LA – Vulfpeck – Thrill Of The Arts (2015)
  3. All Alone On Christmas – Darlene Love – Home Alone 2 Soundtrack (1992)
  4. Hey Skinny Santa – JD McPherson – Socks (2018)
  5. Riverbottom Nightmare Band – Paul Williams – Emmet Otter’s Jugband Christmas (2018)
  6. Carol Of The Bells – August Burns Red – Lost Messengers: The Outtakes (2009)
  7. Fairytale Of New York – The Pogues – If I Should Fall from Grace with God (1988)
  8. Merry Christmas, Baby – Christina Aguilera & Dr. John- My Kind Of Christmas (2000)

Show Notes

Additional Links

Band Websites

Pearl Jam
Darlene Love
JD McPherson
Paul Williams
August Burns Red
The Pogues
Christina Aguilera

Listen to the Playlist

Videos Mentioned

(59:10) Big Bird and Kermit Stoned – YouTube
(01:14:12) Dr. John & Christina Aguilera – “Merry Christmas, Baby” (Live at the Late Show 2000) – YouTube
(01:21:35) ‘Merry Christmas Baby’ by The Muppets – YouTube
Bands Mentioned
  • Pearl Jam
  • Vulfpeck
  • Darlene Love
  • JD McPherson
  • Paul Williams
  • August Burns Red
  • The Pogues
  • Christina Aguilera
  • Brian Setzer

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