December 2004 Archives
VH1 Classic invited friends such as Amy Grant, Richard Marx, Brian Setzer, The Smithereens, George Thorogood and John Waite to its studio to perform acoustic renditions of their favorite holiday songs. The performances will be presented in the "VH1 Classic Acoustic Holiday Concert." Songs include:
* The Brian Setzer Orchestra - 18-member band performs "Santa Claus Is Back In Town" and "Sleigh Ride"
* The Smithereens - "Blue Christmas"
* George Thorogood - "Merry Christmas Baby"
* John Waite - "All I Want For Christmas"
* Amy Grant - "Christmas Can't Be Very Far Away"
* Richard Marx - "Santa Claus Is Back In Town"
The VH1 Classic Holiday Acoustic Performances Show will air Friday,
December 24 at 6 PM, 10 PM and 2 AM and Saturday, December 25 at 6 AM, 10 AM,
2 PM, 6 PM and 10 PM.
* all times ET/PT
Here's an excerpt from an article in the London News Review that links this very site:
"Full of gusto is what they are. Gusto is what they've got. Good fun you'd have at a Destroyers concert. If I ever have a wedding, and if the Destroyers are still rocking out, I think there might be some business to be done."