‘It’s a Wonderful Christmas Carol’ – released 24th November via Xtra Mile Recordings,
limited edition red vinyl also available via Xtra Mile Recordings & Pie&Vinyl Records
It’s a Wonderful Christmas Carol is a brand new bundle of seasonal songs from the UK’s foremost (or only) purveyors of concept-folk-pop, The Retrospective Soundtrack Players. Good boys and girls who preorder will be gifted the early Christmas present of ‘Every Time a Bell Rings an Angel Gets its Wings’.
The veritable shopping list of tracks for RSP’s festive third album is below, including the live choir-like favourite ‘No Man Is Poor Who Has Friends’. But you can listen to the suitably cynical ‘Bah Hambug’ right now by clicking http://smarturl.it/RSPs-BahHumbug
It’s A Wonderful Christmas Carol features guest appearances from several artists from the Xtra Mile stable – namely Frank Turner, Ben Marwood and Chris T-T.
- Theme from ‘It’s a Wonderful Christmas Carol’
- I’m Sleeping this Christmas
- It’s a Wonderful Life
- Bah Humbug! Instant Grat for preordering
- The Guardian Angel
- The Ghost of Christmas Past (I’m a Coward) featuring Chris T-T
- The Ghost of Christmas Present (No Ego) featuring Frank Turner
- The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come (I Can’t Be Anybody Else) featuring Ben Marwood
- Christmas Day
- Every Time a Bell Rings an Angel Gets its Wings
- No Man is Poor Who Has Friends
It’s A Wonderful Christmas Carol borrows themes of loneliness, greed, poverty and eventual redemption from the classic works of Dickens and Capra, weaving them into a new compendium of joyous and memorable songs that showcase the band’s unique voice and storytelling skill.