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Five giftable Winter-ready records you should listen to this holiday season

by Jack GIllespie While holiday music might be overplayed by the time the new year comes around, hearing Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” on the radio is a sure-fire way to tell when it is officially Christmas time. However, while most people can name an endless list of Christmas carols and standards, there are not too many albums that could be considered Christmas staples. The following five records are ones that are either worthy of such title or are just perfect for the winter season.

A Charlie Brown Christmas by Vince Guaraldi

A Charlie Brown Christmas

For Emma, Forever Ago by Bon Iver

For Emma, Forever Ago For Emma

Vespertine by Björk

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Silver & Gold by Sufjan Stevens

Silver & Gold Songs for Christmas

808’s and Heartbreaks by Kanye West

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