National Public Radio
Bad Religion Celebrates 'Christmas'
The punk band Bad Religion is usually critical of religion and American culture, but the group's newest album, Christmas Songs , is full of the classics.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Des Moines Register
Before you break out that Elvis or Mannheim Steamroller Christmas album for the dozenth year in a row, be aware that every year new holiday music is being made.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
From Ducks to Diamond, therea s a new Christmas album to suit every taste
With Christmas just weeks away, the sounds of the holiday season are ringing from public address systems and radio stations across the land.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Holiday Albums 2013: 10 Hot Seasonal Releases
Baby, it's cold outside and all those activities in this winter wonderland feel a little warmer with a soundtrack of tunes from 2013's crop of holiday albums.
Why the Hell Did Bad Religion Make a Christmas Album?
But a disc of traditional Christmas songs, on Epitaph, from L.A. punk icons Bad Religion? That's downright bizarre.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Contra Costa Times
Harrington: Bad Religion rocks 'Christmas Songs'
No, I'm not one of those people who decorate the front lawn with inflatable reindeer in September.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Rock News: Bad Religion cuts Christmas album
According to Rollingstone, veteran punk group Bad Religion has made a record celebrating the birth of the baby Jesus.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Bad Religion Cut an Unlikely Christmas EP
It may seem odd that a punk group called Bad Religion would make a record celebrating the birth of the baby Jesus.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Thirty Years Ago, Bad Religion Released an Album Everyone Hated
Thirty years ago this month, Bad Religion released Into The Unknown , their follow-up to their blistering 1982 debut How Could Hell Be Any Worse? Into The Unknown was...something totally different, a musically-ambitious prog-rock album loaded with synthesizers and guitar solos that were less "punk" than "something you might hear on a Boston ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Pitting singers against each other on their covers of holiday songs
It's the season for boosting annual sales, and with that comes a blizzard of new holiday albums, with artists and record labels fighting for their titles to be your stocking stuffer.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Sound of Young America
Brett Gurewitz and Jimmy Pardo
Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Creative Loafing Tampa
Jingle these bells: Holiday albums for your Yuletide playlist
A range of seasonal sounds from pop to punk rock to psychedelia; playlist included by Leilani Polk and Carol Currie If you're seeking swinging, skuzzy, cheerless, dryly cheerful, trippy, soulful or simply unexpected musical gems to enhance your seasonal playlist, we've curated some sound suggestions.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Punk rock was never meant to last this long. Or at least that's what an objective observer might have assumed back in the 1980s, when antiauthoritarian, anarchic tendencies ran wild from the streets of San Francisco to Los Angeles, New York City, London and beyond.