In this festive pot of culture we consider the nature of Christmas song and film, the idea of a black Christmas, get lost in Outsider Art and there's an interview with Brooks Williams & Boo Hewerdine as they stop off in "State of the Union" mode.
This show was first broadcast on Monday 24th December 2012.
"Towards the Point?" is a King of the Buttons production for 93.7 Express FM, presented by James Sandy, Simon Mobbs & Dave Allen.
"23 Skidoo" appears in this podcast with the permission of the artists and courtesy of Reveal Records & Ripley Music. All rights are reserved.
"Sleigh Bells Ringing" Recorded by Mike Koenig and used in relation to Creative Commons Attribution 3.0, downloaded from http://soundbible.com
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