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Merry Christmas From Rocks Off

Rocks Off polled our staff for their favorite Christmas songs to create a playlist for you to enjoy while you open presents, drink egg nog, or however else you celebrate. Enjoy.

Editor's Pick: U2, "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)":

Neph Basedow: Pedro the Lion, "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day"

I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day - Pedro the Lion by hannahd

Since I'm having trouble choosing just one song from John Williams' Home Alone soundtrack (yes, in all seriousness), I'd have to say Pedro the Lion's cover of "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day" is the next best thing to getting "scammed by a kindergartener." It's easily the most unobtrusive holiday song, with minimal piano and sleigh bell accompaniment to Pedro front man David Bazan's lulling voice.

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