You won’t find a bigger fan of Christmas music in New Brunswick than Nick Cobham. Starting every December, and a few days earlier this year, he plays EXCLUSIVELY holiday-themed records for the duration of the month so his knowledge and collection are vast. We asked Nick to put together a playlist for us of some lesser-known gems and he delivered in spades.

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Fresh from their tour throughout Europe last month, JOYFULTALK will travel to Ontario this week for upcoming shows at London’s Winter Spectacular festival and a show with acclaimed NYC improviser Andrea Parkins at Toronto’s Music Gallery.

December 17 – London, ON: workshop @ 121 Studios (matinee 1pm – 3pm)
December 17 – London, ON: Winter Spectacular @ VibraFusionLab // tickets

December 20 – Toronto, ON: The Music Gallery // tickets

Last month, between shows in Brussels and Copenhagen, the band stopped in Wintersvijk, a small town in The Netherlands, to record a video session with experimental engineer Marlon Wolterink. This video documents the band’s ability to seamlessly transition between shifting compositions through a set of modified electronic instruments.

Watch on YouTube