Adam Arcuragi Takes A Gentle Approach
The efforts of Clear Channel’s programmers have probably helped you already get sick of holiday music, but there are quite a few seasonally appropriate songs worthy of your time out there. To help cut through the clutter we’ve asked Jon Solomon, whose 20th annual 24-Hour Holiday Radio Show on WPRB kicks off at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve, to offer up some seasonal cheer in MP3 form. Today, he brings us a track that eschews sentimentality for strumming:
Adam Arcuragi’s untitled debut on High Two was one of my favorite records of 2006, and I would have the Jackin’ Pop ballot to prove it if it hadn’t been for that commenting “upgrade” earlier this year. The album concludes with “The Christmas Song,” one of those songs of the season that thankfully doesn’t beat you over the head with overt imagery.