The Sounds of Christmas

The Sounds of Christmas


Latest Episodes

Matt Molnar On Buzzards And Some Christmas Songs
November 30, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to singer/songwriter Matt Molnar about a bunch of his projects, including his children's books (one about buzzards and one about a bear), his other music projects and his album "Some Christmas Songs

Cliff Beach On Jingle Bells And Lots More
November 27, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to R&B singer/songwriter Cliff Beach about his new Christmas single, an a cappella version of "Jingle Bells". They also talk about last year's Christmas album, Merry Christmas, Happy New Ye

Muppet Christmas Carol At 30
November 23, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to Anthony and Ryan from the Movin' Right Along podcast (from ToughPigs.com). They talk about "The Muppet Christmas Carol" which turns 30 this year! They talk about the music, and the song from

Rhonda Burchmore and Jack Earle Invite You To A Red Hot Swingin' Christmas
November 20, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to Australian entertainer Rhonda Burchmore and big band leader Jack Earle about their latest collaboration - "A Red Hot Swingin' Christmas"! They talk about some of the songs they chose to reco

Kevin McGrath Wishes You A Merry Indie Christmas!
November 16, 2022

Ken Kessler talks to Kevin McGrath about the pair of collections he's put together to benefit the homeless charity Crisis UK. "Have Yourself A Merry Indie Christmas" is in two volumes, and each one contains fifty-four original songs! Kevin

Grant Maloy Smith on Roots Music, Possums and the Christmas Heart!
November 13, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to singer-songwriter Grant Maloy Smith about his new album "The Christmas Heart" - how he picked the songs that are on it, and how he made them his own. They also talk about his American Stories alb

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Guitarist Al Pitrelli On Upcoming Tour And More
November 09, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to Trans-Siberian Orchestra guitarist Al Pitrelli about TSO's upcoming tour. They also talk about the history of the band, as Al was there from the very beginning (actually, before the very beginning). T

Jane Monheit Wishes You The Merriest
November 06, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to Jane Monheit about her new Christmas album "The Merriest". She talks about this project, which was in the works for years. She also talks about some of her favorite Christmas singers and songs, a

The New 2022 Season Of The Sounds Of Christmas
November 01, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds Of Christmas talks about the new season that has just kicked off on his station. He runs down a list of singers and musicians that have made the new season possible. And he goes through the different ways you can listen!Sounds

AdELA Wishes You A Thankfully Spooktacular Christmas
October 30, 2022

Ken Kessler from the Sounds of Christmas talks to singer/rapper/songwriter AdELA about All Star Kid and their latest release, A Thankfully Spooktacular Halloween. They talk about what All Star Kid is all about, and the new album, which features songs abou