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Monday, 20 December 2010

That time of year

Musical Monday: God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, EHSS
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Right. Good-looking. Talented. Cute. And I'm supposed to believe life is fair? *Kidding* Take note of the final score - powerful thoracic diaphragms belting on. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you Ernie Haase & Signature Sound.


Amanda @ Bloggin with Amanda hosts Musical Monday

XmasDolly of XmasDolly, Lori of Shewbridges of Central Florida, Larry of Cakeblast, and Callie of JAmerican Spice host Monday's Music Moves Me

Denise @ Run DMT hosts Music Monday Blog Hop

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Monday Mayhem: The Return of Lola's Holiday Meme


1. What is your favorite holiday show/animated show? I know there are so many out there, but my life is riddled with work right now. It also is no help that this country I am in does not recognize Christmas except for commercial purposes.

2. What holiday character do you think you're most like? -pass-

3. What holiday character does your spouse think you're most like? Spouseless me. Even if I had any most probably he'd be too frozen to think of this stuff this time

4. Favorite Christmas/holiday song? 'Although it's been said many times, many ways Merry Christmas to you!'

5. Most hated Christmas/holiday song? I may not like some but I don't hate any

6. If you have an all holiday music radio station when do you start listening to it? As soon as the music is available in the airwaves

7. If you have an all holiday music radio station do you love it or hate it? I would love to love it

8. Have you ever wrapped yourself as a Christmas/holiday present? Come on...you can tell!Nice idea... but DHL will probably not ship me

9. Who is Rudolf The Red Nosed Reindeer's father? No idea

10. Do you drive your neighborhood or one near you at night to look at other people's holiday decorations? If I had time I would do it

11. When you see a heavily decorated house do you think, 'oh that's lovely'? Or do you think, 'oh criminy, that looks like Christmas threw up all over their lawn'? I prefer the first reaction.

12. Are you counting the days to Christmas/Holidays with excited anticipation or dread? Anticipation if there were plans. I make no room for dread.

13. When was the last time you had your photo taken with Santa? Did you sit on his lap? I may try this kind of photo shoot one of these Christmases.

14. Do you make a Christmas/Holiday list for your spouse or significant other or do you rely on them to pick your gift(s) without a clue from you? I used to drop hints... until I gave up.

15. When do you put up your tree and/or menorah/and or anything else? Four Decembers ago I put up one and once about two weeks before Christmas. That tree was packaged to me from the other side of the world.

16. If tree- Real or fake? Real

17. When do you take your tree/decorations down? At home the week after New Year's day

18. Do you shop the day after Christmas sales? What do you shop for? After Christmas I am usually too lazy to shop

19. Is your work/office having a holiday party this year? Will you attend? Yes and no

20. Do you have your New Year's Eve Plans set yet? Not yet but the plan is taking shape

Harriet hosts Monday Mayhem

12 comments:

Run DMT said...

Wow! I have never EHSS before but what an amazing sound. I love their harmony. I'm always amazed when people can sing so low like that.

Thanks for stopping by for MM! :-)

Xmas Dolly said...

That's really wonderful choice. I love acapella don't you? Well, hope to see you next week too. Merry Christmas to you, and yours. Thanks for playing.

Tami said...

Following you from MMM. Thanks for a great song.

Tami

http://tamis-ramblings.blogspot.com/2010/12/monday-music-moves-me-yes-im-still.html

Thom said...

WOOT!!! Excellent song choice my friend. I've never heard of them before but this was excellent. :) Very well done.

Hmmm you know if you think about it there aren't very many women characters for Christmas. Odd isn't it. But the more I think about it the more there isn't for most major holidays. Chauvinist pigs if you ask me LOL Great answers my friend.

Happy Holidays to you and CJ and your family :)

I am Harriet said...

I know what you mean- I would love to love it too.

Thanks for playing!

http://harrietandfriends.com/2010/12/3837/

JamericanSpice said...

I haven't' heard this one in awhile too. Must add it again to my list.

Love it. A fave since I was a child.

Merry Christmas!

Peggy said...

Hazel;

Love this song and song by four great looking gents. Nice to hear all guys with such range in their voices! Perfect choice!

Stacy Uncorked said...

Wow! What an awesome song! I'm going to have to play it again! :)

MMMM: Christmas Fun

Lorie Shewbridge said...

I have never heard of this group, but they do an amazing rendition of this song. Thank you so much for posting it - I love it.
I like your answers to the questions, also. But don't feel too bad about your country be overly commercialized about Christmas, the USA has gotten a lot like that also. It just takes people to remember the true meaning.
Thank you for plahying along with our blog, I hope you continue to do so next year.
Happy Christmas and a prosperous new year.

Amanda Moore said...

What an awesome selection great choice! Merry Christmas and thanks for playing along this week!

Classic NYer said...

I'm so loving that a capella group... those low notes are so striking... Thanks for sharing!

Madeleine said...

Ernie Haase & Signature Sound are FABULOUS! :O)