We Wish You a Metal Xmas and a Headbanging New Year

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We Wish You a Metal Xmas and a Headbanging New Year
International Cover
Compilation album by Various artists
Released October 14, 2008[1]
Genre Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, Christmas Carols
Label Armoury Records, distributed by Eagle Rock Entertainment
Producer Bob Kulick and Brett Chassen
Alternative Cover
US Cover

We Wish You A Metal Xmas And A Headbanging New Year is a compilation album of Christmas songs played by an all-star collection of hard rock and metal artists. Each track puts together a unique supergroup playing a traditional Christmas selection.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "We Wish You A Merry Xmas" ( Jeff Scott Soto / Bruce Kulick / Bob Kulick / Chris Wyse / Ray Luzier )
  2. "Santa Claws is Coming to Town" ( Alice Cooper / John 5 / Billy Sheehan / Vinny Appice )
  3. "Run Rudolph Run" ( Lemmy / Billy F. Gibbons / Dave Grohl )
  4. "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" ( Ronnie James Dio / Tony Iommi / Rudy Sarzo / Simon Wright )
  5. "Little Drummer Boy" ( Doug Pinnick / George Lynch / Billy Sheehan / Simon Phillips )
  6. "Santa Claus Is Back in Town" ( Tim "Ripper" Owens / Steve Morse / Juan Garcia / Marco Mendoza / Vinny Appice )
  7. "Silent Night" ( Chuck Billy / Scott Ian / Jon Donais / Chris Wyse / John Tempesta )
  8. "Silver Bells" ( Geoff Tate / Carlos Cavazo / James Lomenzo / Ray Luzier )
  9. "Deck the Halls" ( Oni Logan / Craig Goldy / Tony Franklin / John Tempesta )
  10. "Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer" ( Stephen Pearcy / Tracii Guns / Bob Kulick / Billy Sheehan / Greg Bissonette )
  11. "Rocking Around the Xmas Tree" ( Joe Lynn Turner / Bruce Kulick / Bob Kulick / Rudy Sarzo / Simon Wright )
  12. "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" ( Tommy Shaw / Steve Lukather / Marco Mendoza / Kenny Aronoff )

Bonus tracks version:

  1. "O Christmas Tree" ( Doro Pesch / Frankie Banali/ Michael Schenker / Tony Franklin )
  2. "Auld Lang Syne" ( Girlschool )
  3. "Frosty The Snowman" ( Bumblefoot / Chris Chaney/ Kenny Aronoff / Steve "Lips" Kudlow )
  4. "Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer" ( Dez Fafara / Blasko / Doug Aldrich / John Tempesta )

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Armoury Records Wishes You A Metal Xmas | News @". Ultimate-guitar.com. 2008-11-19. Retrieved 2013-07-24. 
  2. ^ "We Wish You a Metal Xmas - Product Details". Eagle Rock. 2008-11-24. Retrieved 2013-07-24. 

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