Thursday, December 22, 2011

12 Days of Christmas Music That Isn't Awful—Day 9

Posted By on Thu, Dec 22, 2011 at 6:00 AM

The Pogues, "Fairytale of New York."

As full of love and family as Christmas propaganda makes the holiday out to be, it isn't always like that. No song better captures Christmas melancholy than The Pogues' infamous drunk-tank narrative, "Fairytale of New York."

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