My Favorite Christmas Songs #14

“Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town,” Bruce Springsteen, 1975

Recorded live at C.W. Post College in Greenvale, New York, The Boss sounds like he’s having a ball performing this staple.  The banter between Bruce, The E Street Band, and the audience at the start adds an extra layer of fun to the song.

My Favorite Christmas Songs #10

“Santa Claus and His Old Lady,” Cheech and Chong, 1971

Our two favorite high guys present a more, shall I say, ‘urban’ take on Santa’s origin as Cheech tries to explain him to Chong with hilarious results.  One of the comedy duo’s best routines, and one of the few you will actually hear on the radio, even in these overly PC times.  Come on, Beto!