Here, are the top 10 Christmas songs. Voted on by yours truly, Patrick Gerhart. Whatever your thoughts on these are most likely misguided unless you agree with me. However, please feel free to argue about your favorites in the comments section below. I can’t promise that I will read them.
So, without further ado.
#10. Halestorm - Mistress for Christmas
#9. Dropkick Murphy’s - “The Season’s Upon Us”
#8. Trans Siberian Orchestra - “Carol of the Bells”
#7. NOFX - Xmas Has Been X’d
#6. August Burns Red - Carol of the Bells
#5. Bad Religion - “Christmas Songs” (full album)
#4. Lemmy Kilmeister (the guy from Motorhead) - Run Run Rudolph
#3. Joshua Homme & C.W. Stoneking - Silent Night
#2. Ramones - “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want to Fight Tonight)”
#1. The Vandals “Oi To The World”
Anyway, on to flakes...
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