PR083 - Hand Of Peace

Non-traditional winter & holiday songs from weirdos like: Gruff Rhys, Clinic, Of Montreal, Dismemberment Plan, Yo La Tengo, Sad13, Sufjan Stevens, Magnetic Fields, Erasure, The Minus 5, Mynabirds, Kate Nash, Saint Etienne, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings, Reverend Horton Heat, Bill Callahan, and Parenthetical Girls.


  1. DJ Wiki Ben Theme by Marty Finkel on DJ Wiki Ben Theme (Self-Released)
  2. Post Apocalypse Christmas by Gruff Rhys on Atheist Xmas - EP (OVNI)
  3. Christmas by Clinic on Funf (Domino)
  4. Christmas Isn't Safe For Animals by Of Montreal on If He Is Protecting Our Nation, Then Who Will Protect Big Oil, Our Children? (Polyvinyl)
  5. This Christmas by The Dismemberment Plan on A Very Milky Christmas (No Label)
  6. First Day of Winter by Mark Lanegan Band on Gargoyle (Heavenly)
  7. It's Christmas Time by Yo La Tengo on Merry Christmas From Yo La Tengo (Egon Records)
  8. No Christmas While I'm Talking by The Walkmen on Bows + Arrows (Record Collection)
  9. If We Make It Through December by Merle Haggard on Goin' Home For Christmas (Epic)
  10. Good Old Fashioned Country Christmas by Buck Owens & His Buckaroos on Christmas Shopping (Capitol/EMI)
  11. Please Daddy (Don't Get Drunk This Christmas) by The Decemberists on Connect Set: The Decemberists - EP (Sony)
  12. Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy by Reverend Horton Heat on We Three Kings: Christmas Favorites (Santa's Out Of Rehab)
  13. Funky Little Drummer Boy by Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings on It's a Holiday Soul Party (Daptone)
  14. Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto by James Brown on Soulful Christmas (Universal)
  15. Another Lonely Christmas by Prince on The Hits/The B-Sides [Disc 3] (Paisley Park)
  16. Millie Pulled A Pistol On Santa by The Roots on Just Say Noel (Geffen)
  17. Santa Claus by Lee ''Scratch'' Perry on Repentance (Narnack)
  18. Winter Now by Broadcast on Haha sound (Warp)
  19. The Christmas Song by Erasure on Snow Globe (Mute)
  20. Everything Is One Big Christmas Tree by The Magnetic Fields on Realism (Merge)
  21. Barcarola (You Must be a Christmas Tree) by Sufjan Stevens on Silver & Gold (Asthmatic Kitty)
  22. The Spirit of Giving by The New Pornographers on The Spirit of Giving EP (Matador)
  23. Blue Christmas by Low on Christmas (Kranky)
  24. White Christmas by Bad Religion on Christmas Songs (Epitaph)
  25. Early Christmas Present by Kate Nash on My Best Friend Is You (Fiction)
  26. No Gift by Sad13 on No Gift (Self-Released)
  27. I Was Born On Christmas Day by Saint Etienne on A Glimpse Of Stocking (Foreign Office)
  28. Are You Coming Over For Xmas by Belle & Sebastian (Self-Released on Myspace)
  29. Winter Road by Bill Callahan on Dream River (Drag City)
  30. Children Go Where I Send Thee by Nick Lowe on Quality Street: A Seasonal Selection For All The Family (Yep Roc)
  31. Christmas In Baghdad by Black Lips on Christmas Split 7'' (Norton)
  32. All I Want For Christmas Is You by Shannon And The Clams on ...Ruin Christmas (1-2-3-4 Go! Records #45)
  33. Post-Christmas Time by Parenthetical Girls on Parenthetical Girls Save Christmas (Slender Means Society)
  34. This Will Be Our Year by The Mynabirds on All I Want Is Truth (for Christmas) (Saddle Creek)
  35. New Christmas Hymn by The Minus 5 on Dear December (Yep Roc)
  36. Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End) by The Darkness on Christmas Time (Don't Let The Bells End) (Must Destroy)