Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Jeff Scott Soto, Bruce Kulick, Bob Kulick, Chris Wyse & Ray Luzier 4:39
2 Run Rudolph Run
Lemmy Kilmister, Billy Gibbons & Dave Grohl 4 3:31
3 Santa Claws Is Coming to Town
Alice Cooper, John 5, Billy Sheehan & Vinny Appice 4:20
4 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Ronnie James Dio, Tony Iommi, Rudy Sarzo & Simon Wright 4:07
5 Silver Bells
Geoff Tate, Carlos Cavazo, James Lomenzo & Ray Luzier 5:05
6 Little Drummer Boy
Doug Pinnick, George Lynch, Billy Sheehan & Simon Phillips 4:38
7 Santa Claus Is Back in Town
Tim “Ripper” Owens, Steve Morse, Juan Garcia, Marco Mendoza & Vinny Appice 4:01
8 Silent Night
Chuck Billy, Scott Ian, Jon Donais, Chris Wyse & John Tempesta 4:11
9 Deck the Halls
Oni Logan, Craig Goldy, Tony Franklin & John Tempesta 4:11
10 Grandma Got Ran Over by a Reindeer
Stephen Pearcy, Tracii Guns, Bob Kulick, Billy Sheehan & Gregg Bissonette 4:41
11 Rockin' Around the Xmas Tree
Joe Lynn Turner, Bruce Kulick, Bob Kulick, Rudy Sarzo & Simon Wright 3:22
12 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
Tommy Shaw, Steve Lukather, Marco Mendoza & Kenny Aronoff 4:28
CD 2: Bonus
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 O' Christmas Tree
Doro Pesch, Michael Schenker, Tony Franklin & Frankie Banali 4:16
2 Auld Lang Syne
Girlschool 3:21
3 Frosty the Snowman
Steve “Lips” Kudlow, Bumblefoot, Chris Chaney & Kenny Aronoff 4:06
4 Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
Dez Fafara, Doug Aldrich, Blasko & John Tempesta 4:07

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Tony Franklin (UK rock bassist) (track 9)
James Lomenzo (track 5)
Marco Mendoza (tracks 7, 12)
Rudy Sarzo (tracks 4, 11)
Billy Sheehan (tracks 3, 6, 10)
Chris Wyse (tracks 1, 8)
Lemmy Kilmister (track 2)
membranophone:
Vinny Appice (tracks 3, 7)
Kenny Aronoff (track 12)
Gregg Bissonette (track 10)
Dave Grohl (track 2)
Ray Luzier (tracks 1, 5)
Simon Phillips (rock drummer) (track 6)
John Tempesta (tracks 8–9)
Simon Wright (rock and metal drummer) (tracks 4, 11)
slide guitar:
Bob Kulick (track 11)
guitar:
Jonathan Donais (track 8)
Juan Garcia (metal guitarist) (track 7)
Billy Gibbons (track 2)
Tracii Guns (track 10)
Bruce Kulick (track 1)
Steve Morse (American guitarist) (track 7)
Bob Kulick (track 1)
ebow:
Bob Kulick (tracks 3–4, 12)
guitar family:
Carlos Cavazo (track 5)
Craig Goldy (Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, US) (track 9)
Scott Ian (track 8)
Tony Iommi (track 4)
John 5 (American guitarist) (track 3)
Bruce Kulick (track 11)
Steve Lukather (track 12)
George Lynch (track 6)
Bob Kulick (track 10)
arranger:
Ralph Carmichael (track 4)
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–12)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1, 6, 9–10)
Mike Hutchings (track 1)
Jeff Scott Soto (track 5)
composer:
Jerry Leiber (track 7)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 11)
Mike Stoller (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 4, 9)
Randy Brooks (writer of Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer) (track 10)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 12)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 8)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 3)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
engineer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Oni Logan (track 9)
Stephen Pearcy (track 10)
Doug Pinnick (track 6)
Jeff Scott Soto (track 1)
Geoff Tate (track 5)
lyricist:
Jerry Leiber (track 7)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 12)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 11)
Mike Stoller (track 7)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 4)
Randy Brooks (writer of Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer) (track 10)
Thomas Oliphant (track 9)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 12)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 8)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 3)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
mixer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–12)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–12)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–12)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 8)
vocals:
Chuck Billy (track 8)
Alice Cooper (the musician Vincent Damon Furnier) (track 3)
Ronnie James Dio (track 4)
Lemmy Kilmister (track 2)
Tommy Shaw (of Styx) (track 12)
Joe Lynn Turner (US rock vocalist) (track 11)
writer:
Marvin Broadie (track 2)
Raymond B. Evans (track 5)
Jay Livingston (track 5)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 2)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
Henry V. Onorati (1958) (track 6)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 6)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 11)
Cherry River Music (track 7)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP) (track 6)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 5)
Lenono Music (track 12)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 3)
Ono Music (track 12)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 5)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 6)
mixed at:
recorded at:
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 394) (track 4)
arrangements:
Deadly Gentlemen (track 4)
Deck the Hall (arr. Rutter) (track 9)
Deck the Hall (arr. Wilberg) (track 9)
Deck the Halls (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 9)
Deck the Halls (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 9)
Deck the Halls (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 4)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 4)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Willcocks) (track 4)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 4)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 4)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 4)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 6)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 8)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 8)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Frege & Rohde) (track 1)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Warrell) (track 1)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Rutter) (track 1)
We wish you a Merry Christmas (arr. Willcocks) (track 1)
cover recording of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (track 9)
Run Rudolph Run (track 2)
Silent Night (track 8)
Silver Bells (track 5)
has revision:
is based on:
Nos Galan (track 9)
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 6)
is the basis for:
A Star to Follow (track 4)
Boughs of Holly (track 9)
Holy Night (track 8)
PDX-mas Carol (tracks 4, 9)
Take a Break Guys (track 4)
later parody versions:
Rapapapam (track 6)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 8)
Silent Night (track 8)
The Little Drum Machine Boy (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 6)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Então é Natal (track 12)
Pieni rumpali (track 6)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 3)
Ziemassvētku nakts (Latvian version of "Silver Bells") (track 5)
おめでとうクリスマス (Hiroshi Yokoi version) (track 1)
later versions:
Deck the Halls (track 9)
Duck the Halls (track 9)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Nox Arcana arrangement) (track 4)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 6)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 3)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 8)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 8)
Swinging Christmas (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 4, 9)
Christmas Train (medley) (tracks 1, 9)
Holiday Cheer (track 5)
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (track 9)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 4, 9)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 3, 11)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 4, 9)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 5, 8, 12)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 11–12)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 5–6, 8)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 4, 8)
translated version of:

CD 2: Bonus

bass guitar:
Tony Franklin (UK rock bassist) (track 1)
Enid Williams (track 2)
membranophone:
Frankie Banali (track 1)
Denise Dufort (track 2)
guitar:
Jackie Chambers (track 2)
Kim McAuliffe (track 2)
Michael Schenker (track 1)
additional lyricist:
Andreas Frege (track 2)
arranger:
Michael Breitkopf (track 2)
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–2)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–2)
background vocals:
Jackie Chambers (track 2)
Denise Dufort (track 2)
Enid Williams (track 2)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2)
engineer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–2)
lead vocals:
Kim McAuliffe (track 2)
lyricist:
Robert Burns (18th century Scottish poet/lyricist) (track 2)
Ernst Anschütz (1824) (track 1)
mixer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–2)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–2)
producer:
Brett Chassen (tracks 1–2)
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–2)
translator:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 1)
vocals:
Doro Pesch (track 1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
later parody versions:
Ö Christmas Tree (Ö Tannenbaum) (parody recorded by Ö la Palöma Boys) (track 1)
recording of:
Auld Lang Syne (track 2)
O Christmas Tree (English version of German "O Tannenbaum") (track 1)
translated version of:
O Tannenbaum (original German version) (track 1)
version of:
Auld Lang Syne (track 2)