I’m with Dave Elkins: “Wonderful Christmastime” by Paul McCartney is one of my favorite Christmas songs. It’s eerie in only the way post-Cold War America could be, a world without John Lennon, John Kennedy and ushering in a Ronald Reagan and a Gulf War.

ANYWAY, he’s recorded a version of it that’s great. Check it out below.

Brooklyn Vegan had the premiere.

Schematic's 'Wonderful Christmastime'


My Epic performing their last final show before COVID-19

Between the White Noise

My Epic's last full-length album came out in 2013; despite a number of EPs along the way, the band's dedication to their craft, lyrical approach, and unyielding approach to let the music come naturally has made them critical darlings. Now, they're learning to interact and feed a rabid fanbase in between albums and in a new normal.


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Tigerwine 2020

A Disparate Vintage

On Tigerwine's latest, 'Nothing is for You,' vocalist and lyricist Trobee departs from the band's last effort as a concept record to write about an array subjects. Notably, Trobee tackles his evolution from rigid belief system to an acceptance and understanding of other ideas: "Through touring and becoming close with those very people I was taught to be afraid of, I realized how untrue it all is."


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