The Legends of the Rocking Dutchman - Christmas special

Christmas special #2

Blues for Christmas - that means lonely holidays. That's what today's special is mostly made up of. Christmas in jail, or all alone, with no money and the woman is gone. Can Santa at least bring my baby back?

At the end of the show, there's a few in a happier mood. But it's all stomping Rhythm & Blues for the holidays.



  1. Leroy Carr - Christmas In Jail, Ain't That A Pain
  2. Little Esther & Mel Walker with Johnny Otis - Faraway Christmas Blues
  3. Black Ace - Christmas Time Blues (Beggin' Santa Claus)
  4. Bumble Bee Slim - Santa Claus Bring Me A New Woman
  5. Bertha 'Chippie' Hill - Christmas Man Blues
  6. Kansas City Kitty - Christmas Mornin' Blues
  7. Mary Harris with Charley Jordan - No Christmas Blues
  8. Tampa Red - Christmas & New Year's Blues
  9. Victoria Spivey - Christmas Morning Blues
  10. Champion Jack Dupree - Santa Claus Blues
  11. Harmon Ray - Xmas Blues
  12. Butterbeans & Susie - Papa Ain't No Santa Claus (Mama Ain't No Christmas Tree)
  13. Lightnin' Hopkins - Merry Christmas
  14. Jimmy Witherspoon - How I Hate to See Christmas Come Around
  15. Sonny Thompson - Not On A Christmas Tree
  16. Goree Carter and Little T-Bone - Christmas Time
  17. Mabel Scott - Boogie Woogie Santa Claus
  • Wild Bill Moore Sextette - Bongo Bounce
The following music served as background music during the spoken parts:
  • Kirk Kirkland - The Saxaphone Rag
  • Bill Doggett - I'll Be Home For Christmas
  • Lynn Hope - Tenderly
  • Tom Archia - Swinging For Christmas (Boppin' For Santa)