We Wish You A Metal Xmas And A Headbanging New Year - Various Artists on 2LP
Imagine this: It's December and you hear the knock of Christmas carolers at your door. You go to your front stoop to be greeted by members of ZZ Top, Motörhead, Anvil, Whitesnake, Them Crooked Vultures, and Alice Cooper. Is that how you prefer your holiday cheer delivered? Then consider yourself on Eagle Rock's Christmas list! We Wish You A Metal Xmas And A Headbanging New Year is a holiday treat, with hard rock and heavy metal-charged versions of your favorite joyful tunes.
The late great Ronnie James Dio, Lemmy Kilmister, Alice Cooper, Billy F Gibbons (ZZ Top), Geoff Tate (Queensryche), and Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters, Them Crooked Vultures), in addition to many others, crank out some fierce and festive merriment on classics like "Run Rudolph Run," "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen," and "Silver Bells." Additional tracks include "O Christmas Tree," featuring Doro Pesch and Michael Schenker, "Auld Lang Syne," performed by Girlschool, "Frosty The Snowman," featuring Steve "Lips" Kudlow (Anvil) and "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer," featuring Dez Fafara (DevilDriver) and Doug Aldrich (Whitesnake).
We Wish You A Metal Xmas And A Headbanging New Year - Various Artists Track Listing:
1. We Wish You A Merry Christmas (Jeff Scott Soto, Bruce Kulick, Bob Kulick, Chris Wyse, Ray Luzier)
2. Run Rudolph Run (Lemmy, Billy Gibbons, Dave Grohl)
3. Santa Claws Is Coming To Town: (Alice Cooper, John 5, Billy Sheehan, Vinny Appice)
4. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Rudy Sarzo, Simon Wright)
5. Silver Bells (Geoff Tate, Carlos Cavazo, James Lomenzo, Ray Luzier
6. Little Drummer Boy (Dug Pinnick, George Lynch, Billy Sheehan, Simon Phillips)
7. Santa Claus Is Back In Town (Tim Ripper Owens, Steve Morse, Juan Garcia, Marco Mendoza, Vinny Appice)
8. Silent Night (Chuck Billy, Scott Ian, Jon Donais, Chris Wyse, John Tempesta)
1. Deck The Halls (Oni Logan, Craig Goldy, Tony Franklin, John Tempesta)
2. Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer (Stephen Pearcy, Tracii Guns, Bob Kulick, Billy Sheehan, Greg Bissonette)
3. Rocking Round The Xmas Tree (Joe Lynn Turner, Bruce Kulick, Bob Kulick, Rudy Sarzo, Simon Wright
4. Happy Xmas (War Is Over) (Tommy Shaw, Steve Lukather, Marco Mendoza, Kenny Aronoff)
5. O Christmas Tree (Doro Pesch, Michael Schenker, Tony Franklin, Frankie Banali)
6. Auld Lang Syne (Kim McAulifee, Jackie Chambers, Enid, Denise Dufort.
7. Frosty The Snowman (Steve 'Lips' Kudlow, Bumblefoot, Chris Chaney, Kenny Aronoff)
8. Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer (Dez Fafara, Doug Aldrich, Blasko, Johhn Tempesta)