About the album
Tzadik's first ever 45rpm single features Mike Patton's intimate and heartfelt rendition of Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire on the A side and John Zorn's charming Christmas instrumental Santa's Workshop. Backed up by Zorn's most fabulous recent band The Dreamers, this is an essential addition to any contemporary Christmas celebration. Both songs are presented in special shortened radio play versions, pressed on colored 180g vinyl and packaged in a beautiful original sleeve designed by the acclaimed Tzadik graphic artist Chippy. This unique limited edition is a beautiful holiday gift—a perfect stocking stuffer!
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