If you can find a spot in the rotation with your Mannheim Steamroller collection for something a bit different, CDM reader Leigh Walsh of Cork, Ireland sends in her work. She describes it as “punky gothy electronic … for Christmas,” with any proceeds benefiting Autism research. The single sounds crazy, but for me, things get good with the game world-like, shimmering “Secret Inside the Ice Level” and “Melody for the Sewn Princess” tracks.
I can find myself mentally wandering an 8-bit ice cave level right now…
Loving her work, hoping to here more, hoping not to get folks’ genders wrong next time… oops.
Heck, let’s take this playlist a little further out.
One darned trippy Christmas: HAPPY XMAS PEBBLES LAILA ROCKET YUSUF! By London-based artist Affie Yusuf, via SoundCloud:
If that doesn’t cleanse your palette after hearing too many of the Christmas standards on repeat, I just can’t help you.
Now, go and use this to freak out your families and friends.