Music Matters
A Place for Music Fans!

Christmas In the Heart

3 Ratings: 3.0
Miscellaneous album by Bob Dylan

2009 holiday release, the first Christmas album from the legendaryFolk/Rock singer/songwriter. Christmas In The Heart is Dylan's 47th album and follows the worldwide success of his album Together Through Life. In a commitment to ending hunger, all … see full wiki

3 reviews about Christmas In the Heart
review by . October 22, 2009
. . . . well, first off, I wouldn't think that Bob Dylan, at any age, and especially now, would be the life of the party. He might sit in a dark corner in conversation with a small group that ebbs and flows around him. He wouldn't glad-hand his way around the room.     Then, if there was a lull in conversation, he might walk over to the piano, flip open the Christmas Classics songbook there, and page through to find a familiar song. "Here Comes Santa Claus." He might read the …
review by . August 31, 2010
posted in Music Matters
I have lived with Christmas In The Heart for a few months with my opinion pinballing between inspired, strange, jarring or, just plain boring. No matter, as a Christmas album CITH succeeds admirably simply because it turns some of the well trodden holiday canon on its head - however, as a birthday album, I remain less convinced.      There are families today who think nothing about dropping significant coin on birthday celebrations for their children that would make some third-world …
review by . December 29, 2009
posted in Music Matters
If judging music is always an acquired taste, then how much more so for Bob Dylan's seasonal `Christmas in the Heart'? I hear a clamor of dissent: Naysayers believe that the Bard of Hibbing is overreaching into territory that is clearly not his. I can only try to saw through the objections with some answers that counter the premise that this is not his album, nor is it the material he was meant to master. However, after a sample listening of the C.D., if you still don't think it's your cup of rhyme, …
What's your opinion on Christmas In the Heart?
3 Ratings: +3.0
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Christmas In the Heart
Label: Sony
Artist: Bob Dylan
Release Date: October 13, 2009

Related Topics
Blood on the Tracks

An album by Bob Dylan

Blonde on Blonde

An album by Bob Dylan

Time Out of Mind

Folk album by Bob Dylan

Source: Christmas In the Heart on
© 2014, LLC All Rights Reserved - Relevant reviews by real people.
Music Matters is part of the Network - Get this on your site
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since