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Best Alternative Christmas songs. Part I

As we come screeching into the last corner and drag ourselves down the last furlong to slump in a heap on the finish line of 2015. Yet again, we see the usual countdowns of the year – The greatest moments, The worst moments, The best songs, The worst songs. Well, not wanting to feel left out of the obligatory Christmas-sunday-supplement-countdown, FNND has compiled a top 30 list of actually great Christmas songs that leave a warm Christmassy glow. Here is part 1… The countdown from 30 to 20 and it’s nearly Christmas. 30. Yule time throw down, Debbie Harry and Fab Freddy OK, so its the least Christmassy song on the list but who doesn’t want to be Debbie Harry or be ‘with’ Debbie Harry. The Bronx, Christmas style… 29. Booker T and the MG’s, Jingle Bells It’s pretty cheesy at the beginning, with all the jingle bells and Hammond organ. But before you know it – your’e listening to a Stax records Christmas jam that will have all the mums and dads dancing like only mums …