Christmas Countdown: 16≤

Underage and feelin’ fine! The Beach Boys’ “Christmas Time is Here Again” claims: She’s so pretty but I’m so young When I’m sixteen I’m gonna have some fun ‘Cause Christmas, Christmas, Christmas time is here again. Retro rock of questionable responsibility.

Sixteen Days to Christmas” is a rockin’ sad countdown of missing you, bay-bee. Kerr Donnelly Band give us another Elvis homage, and this one is all right. It does rock.

Christmas-adjacent, Anthony Oscar sings light folk/pop about a “Bouquet” of sixteen roses. Kicking carols down a Christmas-cobbled street While wind whistles through the snow: Can candlelight grow wings and carry me To the home, I used to know? Uncertain of intent, but diggin’ it.