Christmas Around the Corner Volume I is the new cheerful, holiday compilation from Big Fuss Records. The Album is available now at iTunes and other fine online music retailers and streaming sites.
The inaugural volume features ten tracks that display inventive Christmas music with songs from the best independent artists each with their own unique energy and eclectic enthusiasm.
Let it Be Christmas – Rooftop Screamer
Strong, driving, melodic, style with catchy hooks, Rooftop Screamer is Roman Tytla, who delivers noticeable influences from every decade; 70’s to the present in his songwriting compositions. Roman played professionally with bands for years, primarily performing original music. He learned his recording and production skills at the renowned Loft Recording Studios in Bronxville, New York where stars such as Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, and songwriter/producer duo Evan Rogers and Carl Sturken continue to record.
Christmas Time Again – Kristin Pedderson
Kristin joins with friends on the fly in this cheerful yet melancholy Christmas song composed by Kristin Pedderson for Big Fuss Records.
This Baby Boy – Jeffrey Friend
Jeffrey Friend is a musician and songwriter from Dayton Ohio. After a long career of writing and producing music for advertising, radio and TV, Jeff has returned to his roots with a refreshed spirit, and a renewed passion for songwriting and performing. Although his first love is playing drums, he also plays keyboards and guitar, and often performs all instruments on his recordings.
I Wish Every Day Was Christmas – Patrick & Rick Maiani
Patrick and Rick Maiani are brothers who write and play music from Santa Barbara CA. “I Wish Everyday Was Christmas” features twenty children from Santa Barbara California ages ranging from four to fourteen. Patrick wanted a pure sound from children singing in a “We Are the World” style. He brought in friend and professional singer Lois Mahalia to help with the chorus.
Father Christmas Baby – Angel Belle
Written and composed by Will Johnston and performed by Angel Belle, Father Christmas Baby is a fresh new take on the traditional Christmas pop song. The idea was borne from Johnston’s love of Christmas music and the realization that there was an annual lack of good new Christmas tracks.
It’s Finally Christmas – Rock Bass
Rock Bass is a nerdy alternative rock band from Morgantown, WV. “It’s Finally Christmas is a fun and timeless alternative Christmas track listeners will love.
Christmas Eve – Kristin Chambers
Kristin Chambers has recently released her new holiday album “Snow Globe”. Christmas Eve, is a featured track from that album which features five original songs drawn from real life experience. Kristin Chambers sound crosses multiple genres and always delivers a solid performance where you may hear echoes of great singers spanning generations.
Christmas Time for Them – John P Flynn
John Flynn is a seasoned songwriter, trombone slinger, keyboardist and native New Jerseyan, who has rocked the Northeast in a slew of bands. John views the world differently and it reflects in his music. His hooks, hot licks, punchy horn blasts and soulful piano bites, complement his expressive, honest, and gritty vocal deliveries.
Its Christmas – Kid Norkjen
Kid Norkjen is a songwriter born in Norway, and recording in Nashville. He started as the vocalist and songwriter in the Norwegian band “The Steps” where they released three albums and three singles before they broke up. His recent recording album endeavor, “The Nashville Session” was released in February of 2015.
Heavens Angel – Miss Kristin
“Heavens Angel” is a dreamy and melancholy song written and composed by Kristin Pedderson for Big Fuss Records . Kristin’s catalog is comprised of nearly 2000 songs that are the expressions of a poet and a sage on purpose