▶ Stephen Grasso – A Voodoo Christmas in South Norwood by bangthebore

▶ Stephen Grasso – A Voodoo Christmas in South Norwood by bangthebore.

Stephen Grasso’s selection of “(often very) tangentially Voodoo-related” Christmas records, compiled from his personal collection.

1. Little drummer boy – Kermit Ruffins
2. Christmas in New Orleans – Louis Armstrong
3. What will Santa Claus say? (When he finds everybody swinging) –
Louis Prima & his New Orleans Gang
4. Santa’s second line – New Birth Brass Band
5. Shakana Santa shake it – Big Chief Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias
6. Baby it’s cold outside – Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan
7. I’ve got my love to keep me warm – Billie Holiday
8. What child is this – Vince Guaraldi
9. Silent night – Kermit Ruffins
10. Feliz Navidad – Celia Cruz & La Sonora Matancera
11. The hottest stuff in town – Bob Howe & Frankie Griggs
12. White Christmas – Charlie “Bird” Parker
13. Beatnik’s wish – The Beat Generation
14. Christmas in the city – Marvin Gaye
15. Signs of Christmas – James Brown
16. Happy Christmas (The Christmas Song) – The Maytals
17. Peace on Earth – Hopeton & Primo
18. Praise Jah, it’s Christmas – Alton Ellis
19. Christmas time – Horace Andy
20. Santa Claus Dub – The Aggrovators
21. Wish you a merry Christmas/Ahamaric Temple – Jacob Miller & Ray I

Stephen Grasso’s

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