Christmas is about a Christ, a Messiah But X-Mas, X-Mas is about an X. And X stands for anything; it's a mystery. And in a holiday that celebrates mysteries, only one thing is clear:
Barley was bread to begin with...
"Christmas In The Trenches" was written and performed by John McCutcheon, and is
available on his album "Winter Solstice" You can
find out more about John at www.folkmusic.com
This episode also featured "Revenge Of The Sugar Plum Fairy" by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra, "Broygas," by the Stick And Rag Village Orchestra, "Mezza Messa," by Falik, and "The Nutbreaker," by djBC.