Los Lobos Confront America's Immigration Policy with Their "Christmas and You" Video

One of the Christmas canon’s most enduring themes is that of distant longing. “White Christmas” virtually created the Christmas music market with the help of World War II, which gave Bing Crosby’s dreams of a nostalgic family Christmas context. This Christmas, Los Lobos tapped into that theme with “Christmas and You” on their Llego Navidad. In it, David Hidalgo sings:

My Spilt Milk Presents "The 12 Songs of Christmas"

Earlier this month, My Spilt Milk launched a new podcast, “The 12 Songs of Christmas.” My Spilt Milk founder Alex Rawls has been writing about Christmas since 2004, when he wrote a cover story on it for Gambit with interviews with people as different as American Idol contestants, Trans-Siberian Orchestra founder Paul O’Neill, filmmaker/artist John Waters, and sing