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Tyee Tidings: The Carols of 2019

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2019 was quite a year, such a year that it deserves its very own set of carols. From now until Christmas, The Tyee will feature one daily addition to a new holiday songbook. Good for this year only — please recycle when finished.

In This Series

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The Most Wonderful Time of the Year (Unless You’re Andrew Scheer)

To the tune of, well, you know... First in a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 13 Dec 2019


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God Rest Ye Middle Class Gentlefolk

To the tune of ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 16 Dec 2019


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It Came Without a Mandate Clear

To the tune of ‘It Came Upon a Midnight Clear.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 17 Dec 2019


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12 Days of Surrey

To the tune of ‘12 Days of Christmas.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 18 Dec 2019


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O Come All Ye Faithful

To the tune of the same. Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 19 Dec 2019


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Last Christmas (for the #BCpoli Nerds!)

To the tune of Wham’s ‘Last Christmas.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 20 Dec 2019


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Blue Christmas (Should’ve Been Green)

To the tune of ‘Blue Christmas.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 21 Dec 2019


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Jingle the Bells of Freedom, Alberta!

To the tune of ‘Jingle Bells.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 23 Dec 2019


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Warmer Weather Land

To the tune of ‘Winter Wonderland.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 24 Dec 2019


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Rudolph the Half-Wit Lawyer

To the tune of ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.’ Part of a series of new carols for 2019.

Steve Burgess, 25 Dec 2019


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