Twas The Swing & Country Show Before Christmas

Produced by: 
KBOO
Air date: 
Sat, 12/24/2016 - 6:00am to 9:00am
Twas The Show Before Christmas
Twas The Show Before Christmas

Tune in to Swing & Country on Christmas Eve for a jam-packed star-studded extravaganza. At 8:00 a.m. Special guest the Reverend Doctor Nigel Formal will read the immortal Christmas classic 'The Night Before Christmas.' At 8:30 KBOO Radio Playhouse Theater brings you the well-loved tale of Yuletide 'The Night The Reindeer Died.' KBOO went shopping for a Christmas present for our listeners and found one in this story which embodies the very spirit of Christmas. Tune in to Swing & Country on Saturday Morning December 24th Yule love it!

Episode Playlist

  • Time
    6:01
    Artist
    David Bowie & Bing Crosby
    Song
    The Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth
    Album
    Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas
    Label
    rca
  • Time
    6:04
    Artist
    Percy Faith and His Orchestra
    Song
    Joy to the World (Bonus Track)
    Album
    The Music of Christmas (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1954)
    Label
    The Sound Of Christmas
  • Time
    6:06
    Artist
    Kathy Mattea
    Song
    Christmas Collage
    Album
    Joy For Christmas Day
    Label
    Narada
  • Time
    6:09
    Artist
    Jim Reeves
    Song
    C-h-r-i-s-t-m-a-s
    Album
    Blue Christmas
    Label
    Music to your ears - catchy tunes mixed for you
  • Time
    6:12
    Artist
    Linda Ronstadt
    Song
    I Wonder as I Wander
    Album
    A Merry Little Christmas
    Label
    electra
  • Time
    6:18
    Artist
    Reba McEntire
    Song
    Silent Night
    Album
    20th Century Masters - Christmas Collection: Reba McEntire
    Label
    MCA Nashville
  • Time
    6:21
    Artist
    Ed Ames
    Song
    Do you Hear What I Hear?
    Album
    Time Life Treasury
    Label
    Columbia
  • Time
    6:24
    Artist
    Tanya Tucker
    Song
    What Child Is This?
    Album
    Tanya
    Label
    Capitol Nashville
  • Time
    6:29
    Artist
    Roger Miller
    Song
    Old Toy Trains
    Album
    Old Toy Trains
    Label
    MCA Nashville
  • Time
    6:32
    Artist
    Tennessee Ernie Ford
    Song
    Jingle Bells
    Album
    Star Bright (Christmas Recordings Remastered)
    Label
    Fine Elegant Records
  • Time
    6:33
    Artist
    Peggy Lee
    Song
    The Christmas Song
    Album
    15 Songs For A Merry Christmas
    Label
    Capitol
  • Time
    6:37
    Artist
    Patty Loveless
    Song
    O Come All Ye Faithfull
    Album
    A Very Special Acoustic Chrismtas
    Label
    epic
  • Time
    6:39
    Artist
    Norah Jones
    Song
    Peace
    Album
    Feels Like Home
    Label
    Blue Note
  • Time
    6:42
    Artist
    Alison Krauss
    Song
    Only You Can Bring Me Cheer
    Album
    A Hundred Miles or More - A Collection
    Label
    Rounder
  • Time
    6:46
    Artist
    Vince Gill
    Song
    Here Comes Santa Claus
    Album
    The Key
    Label
    MCA Nashville
  • Time
    6:49
    Artist
    Elvis Presley
    Song
    Blue Christmas
    Album
    Elvis' Christmas Album
    Label
    Pickwick
  • Time
    6:52
    Artist
    Wynonna Judd
    Song
    O Holy Night
    Album
    A Classic Christmas
    Label
    Curb Records
  • Time
    6:56
    Artist
    Alan Jackson
    Song
    Have A Holly Jolly Christmas
    Album
    Classic Country Christmas
    Label
    RCA Records Label
  • Time
    7:00
    Artist
    Ronnie Milsap
    Song
    Silver bells
    Album
    Complete RCA Albums Collection
    Label
    RLG/Legacy
  • Time
    7:03
    Artist
    Dan Tyminski
    Song
    Frosty The Snowman
    Album
    Transatlantic Sessions - Series 4, Vol. One
    Label
    Whirlie Records
  • Time
    7:06
    Artist
    Gene Autry
    Song
    Rudolph the Red - Nosed Reindeer
    Album
    The Time Life Treasury
    Label
    RCA Records Label
  • Time
    7:09
    Artist
    Dwight Yoakam
    Song
    Here comes Santa Claus
    Album
    Come On Christmas
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    7:14
    Artist
    Sam Bush
    Song
    Let It Snow
    Album
    A Very Special Acoustic Christmas
    Label
    RCA Records Label
  • Time
    7:17
    Artist
    George Strait
    Song
    Christmas Cookies
    Album
    Christmas Cookies
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    7:20
    Artist
    Alan Jackson
    Song
    Just Put A Ribbon In Your Hair
    Album
    Greatest Hits Volume II
    Label
    Arista
  • Time
    7:23
    Artist
    Charlie Pride
    Song
    Christmas In My Hometown
    Album
    Country Charlie Pride
    Label
    RCA Victor
  • Time
    7:26
    Artist
    Robert Earl Keen
    Song
    Merry Christmas From The Family
    Album
    Best Of Robert Earl Keen
    Label
    Reprise
  • Time
    7:30
    Artist
    Neil Diamond
    Song
    Go Tell It On The Mountain
    Album
    Acoustic Christmas
    Label
    Capitol
  • Time
    7:33
    Artist
    Tammy Wynette
    Song
    White Christmas
    Album
    White Christmas
    Label
    Capitol
  • Time
    7:36
    Artist
    George Jones
    Song
    A New Baby For Christmas
    Album
    Classic Country Christmas
    Label
    Capitol
  • Time
    7:38
    Artist
    High Performance
    Song
    All I Want for Christmas Dear is You
    Album
    That's What Makes the Cajuns Dance
    Label
    Swallow
  • Time
    7:45
    Artist
    Pretenders
    Song
    2000 miles
    Album
    Learning to Crawl
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    7:48
    Artist
    Roy Orbison
    Song
    Pretty Paper
    Album
    16 Biggest Hits
    Label
    Sony
  • Time
    7:51
    Artist
    Willie Nelson
    Song
    Please Come Home For Christmas
    Album
    Essential Willie Nelson
    Label
    Premier
  • Time
    7:55
    Artist
    Tift Merritt
    Song
    I'll Be Home for Christmas
    Album
    A Very Special Acoustic Christmas
    Label
    rca
  • Time
    7:58
    Artist
    Chris Isaak
    Song
    Mele Kalikimaka
    Album
    Christmas
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    8:02
    Artist
    The Night Before Christmas
    Song
    The night before Christmas
    Album
    The Night Before Christmas - Single
    Label
    Autumn Hill Records
  • Time
    8:06
    Artist
    John Prine
    Song
    Christmas in Prison
    Album
    Sweet Revenge
    Label
    Atlantic
  • Time
    8:09
    Artist
    Marshall Crenshaw
    Song
    Lonely Christmas
    Album
    Christmas Time Again
    Label
    Collector's Choice
  • Time
    8:12
    Artist
    The Louvin Brothers
    Song
    Santa's BIg Parade
    Album
    100 Christmas Classics
    Label
    Rockbeat Records
  • Time
    8:14
    Artist
    Dale Watson
    Song
    You Can Call Me Nick
    Album
    Christmas Time in Texas
    Label
    Red River Entertainment
  • Time
    8:17
    Artist
    Dolly Parton
    Song
    Hard Candy Christmas
    Album
    Classic Country Christmas
    Label
    electra
  • Time
    8:20
    Artist
    Ralph Stanley
    Song
    Christmas Is Near
    Album
    Essential Bluegrass
    Label
    Gusto Records
  • Time
    8:24
    Artist
    Emmylou Harris
    Song
    Christmas Times a Comin'
    Album
    The 70's Studio Album Collection
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    8:29
    Artist
    KBOO Radio Playhouse Theater
    Song
    The Night The Reindeer Died
    Album
    The Night The Reindeer Died
    Label
    KRPTP
  • Time
    8:31
    Artist
    Ella Fitzgerald
    Song
    It Came Upon A Midnight Clear
    Album
    sleigh ride
    Label
    Columbia
  • Time
    8:34
    Artist
    Pink Martini
    Song
    A Snow Globe Christmas
    Album
    Joy To The World
    Label
    Heinz Records
  • Time
    8:37
    Artist
    Pink Martini
    Song
    Santa Baby
    Album
    Joy To The World
    Label
    Heinz Records
  • Time
    8:40
    Artist
    Asleep At The Wheel
    Song
    Xmas in Jail
    Album
    Merry Texas Christmas Y'All
    Label
    High Street
  • Time
    8:45
    Artist
    Chuck Berry
    Song
    Run Rudolph Run
    Album
    Run Rudolph Run
    Label
    Chess
  • Time
    8:48
    Artist
    Dwight Yoakam
    Song
    Santa Can't Stay
    Album
    Come On Christmas
    Label
    Rhino/Warner Bros.
  • Time
    8:51
    Artist
    Chet Atkins
    Song
    Jolly Old St Nicholas
    Album
    The Time Life Treasury
    Label
    High Top Mountain Records
  • Time
    8:54
    Artist
    Merle Haggard
    Song
    If We Make It Through December
    Album
    Hag
    Label
    Capitol