It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas everywhere you go!
To help everyone get into the holiday spirit, Manitoba Music has put together a special streaming player featuring over three hours of holiday and winter-themed music by local artists at
The player features a diverse collection of new and original tunes, old favourites, and traditional carols in just about every genre, from indie rock to country to Ukrainian to jazz.
Contributing artists include: Alan Curtis, Camerata Nova, Cat Jahnke, Cindi Cain, Courier News, Don Amero, Flo, Fred Penner, Jaylene Johnson, JP Hoe, Keith and Renee, Monika Wall, Nathan, Oldfolks Home, Paris To Kyiv, Paul Edward Plouffe, Quinton Blair, Rachel Ashley, Ray St. Germain, Richard Gillis, Rusty & Savanna, Ruth Moody, Steve Bell, Sweet Alibi, The Liptonians, Vanessa Kuzina, and Why.
For those looking for local inspiration for holiday gift ideas, this year's player includes links to buy many of the featured songs and albums. There'a also a handy guide to upcoming seasonal live music events. The player also works on mobile devices, so you can take it all with you wherever you go.
So put another log on the yuletide fire, cuddle up with some warm cocoa, and let manitobamusic.com/holiday be your soundtrack for the season.