Global Comment Advent Calendar 23: “All I Want for Christmas is You” by Mariah Carey

By Kate Lillie Originally published on Global Comment Today’s calendar entry is – confession time – my personal all-time favourite Christmas song. I love all of the songs we’ve featured in the calendar but the reason I really love this one is its simplicity – it’s not a protest song, it’s not political, there’s no […]

Global Comment Advent Calendar 20: “I Wish it Could be Christmas Every Day” by Wizzard

By Kate Lillie Originally published on Global Comment Today’s entry on our musical advent calendar takes us back to 1973 and has been a perennial favourite ever since. It’s definitely one of the most beloved Christmas songs of my childhood, and perfectly encapsulates a thought that most kids have had at some point – yes, […]