Wednesday, December 23, 2009

I'm too old for the panto and too young for the sauce

I've had a few post-work, pre-Christmas glasses of rosé wine, so thought it was a good idea to cobble together a Christmas-themed Kiss & Make Up compilation CD. You can download a copy here.

This is what's on it. Yes.
01. A Carol Symphony: III. Andante Quasi Lento E Contabile — Hely-Hutchinson
02. Winter Wonderland — Goldfrapp
03. Christmas Time Is Here Again — The Flirtations
04. Through The Winter — Saint Etienne
05. Do You Hear What I Hear — Mike Sammes Singers
06. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town — The Supremes
07. All I Want For Christmas Is A Beatle — Dora Bryan
08. I’m Gonna Be Warm This Winter — Connie Francis
09. Cryin’ On Christmas — Man 2 Man
10. A Christmas Duel — The Hives & Cyndi Lauper
11. Christmas Time Is Here — Colin Bailey/Monty Budwig/Vince Guaraldi
12. Things Fall Apart — Cristina
13. Christmas Round At Ours — Girls Aloud
14. I’m Gonna Spend My Christmas With A Dalek — The Go-Go’s
15. Christmas Tree On Fire — Holly Golightly
16. Karen’s Tangerine — John Shuttleworth
17. 21st Century Christmas — Saint Etienne
18. It Doesn’t Often Snow At Christmas — Pet Shop Boys
19. A Great Big Sled — The Killers
20. Child’s Christmas In Wales — John Cale
21. Do They Know It’s Christmas? — Fucked Up
22. Bona Christmas — Kenneth Williams/Hugh Paddick/Kenneth Horne
Total playing time: 1:19:35

Happy Christmas!

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Five more sleeps 'til Christmas

DJing at this later on. Come along and have a nice roast dinner and a glass of wine.

Sunday, December 6, 2009

The satellite's trackin' Santa, we text our Christmas list

Cheers to all those who came along to last Friday's Kiss & Make Up. Looked like it might have been the busiest ever. Thanks also to birthday boys Daniel and Pip for choosing to celebrate with us. In between downing mulled wine and eating Hannah's amazing Christmas cake, Eva's cheesiest cheese straws and Helen's delicious mince pies, we played some songs.

Merry Christmas (I Don't Want To Fight) - Asobi Seksu
Clouds Across The Moon - The Rah Band
Wonderful Life (Arthur Baker Remix) - Hurts
Christmas Time Is Here Again - The Flirtations
E=MC2 - Big Audio Dynamite
Christmas Bop - T. Rex
1963 - New Order

Santa Baby - Eartha Kitt
Charlie Brown Christmas - Vince Guaraldi Trio
Jackson - Lee Hazelwood & Nancy Sinatra
Consider Yourself - Jack Wild, Mark Lester & Ensemble from the film Oliver!
I Feel The Earth Move - Carole King
I Was Born On Christmas Day - Saint Etienne featuring Tim Burgess
Sleigh RIde - The Ronettes
3 Words - Cheryl Cole
Hold Me Now - The Thompson Twins
Islands In The Stream - Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers
Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond
I'm Not Scared - Eighth Wonder
Can't Speak French - Girls Aloud
Bigmouth Strikes Again - The Smiths
Last Christmas - Wham!
Hazy Shade Of Winter - Simon & Garfunkel
The Power Of Love - Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Gloria - Laura Brannigan
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson
U Got The Look - Prince
Girls On Film - Duran Duran
Like A Virgin - Madonna
Remedy - Little Boots
Another One Bites The Dust - Queen
Pull Up To The Bumper - Grace Jones
Got Your Money - O.D.B. & Kelis
Jump - The Pointer Sisters
Kids In America - Kim Wilde

Helen never writes anything down...

Bad Romance - Lady Gaga
Showing Out (Get Fresh At The Weekend) - Mel & Kim
Boyfriend (Phil Hammond Remix) - Alphabeat
Shocked - Kylie Minogue
Love In The First Degree - Bananarama
Golden Skans - Klaxons
I Beg Your Pardon - Kon Kan
Electric Youth - Debbie Gibson
Where Are You Baby? - Betty Boo
Heaven Is A Place On Earth - Belinda Carlisle
Bootylicious - Destiny's Child
Destroy Everything You Touch - Ladytron
Covergirl - Ru Paul
Do They Know It's Christmas - Band Aid
So Macho - Sinitta
Go West - Pet Shop Boys
Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It) - Beyonce
Stay Another Day - East 17
Waiting For A Star To Fall - Boy Meets Girl
Biology - Girls Aloud
All Night Long - Lionel Richie

Friday, December 4, 2009

If we had one Christmas wish...

... it would be that you spend it with us, tonight, at Kiss & Make Up.