DailyCandy Jams

New holiday songs for the Christmas music Grinch

If you hear Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas Is You” one more time, you might punch someone. Before you land yourself on the naughty list, check out five new tunes to get you back in the spirit.

Christmas Party,” by Dr. Dog
(These indie rockers invite all you Jack Frost nippers and eggnog enhancers to share the joy.)

And Anyway It’s Christmas,” by !!!
(Have yourself a groovy little holiday courtesy of the band also known as Chk Chk Chk.)

“In the Bleak Midwinter,” by Lily & Madeleine
(Two sisters do a heartwarming, folksy rendition of the classic.)

Christmas in L.A.,” by The Killers featuring Dawes
(The video stars a down-on-his-luck Owen Wilson. Plus, proceeds from downloads go to Global Fund to Fight AIDS.)

Gaudete,” by Erasure
(New Wave legends go goth with a claymation short directed by Tim Burton.)

For more festive fun, go to dailycandy.com.