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    I've always loved Winter's Carol, but yesterday discovered that it's dreadful and completely unlistenable when stoned. Lots of issues (that I vaguely remember at best!) but I felt especially horrified when she sang "The summer QU-HE-EEN, has been in DAR-HAK-NESS". Not sure I will ever be able to hear it the same again.

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    I had made an alternate cover for MWG that didn't feature any of the actual MWG photos, if I can find it I'll post it for those who loathe the whole artwork.
    I personally think that the 'snow madonna' pictures are the only pretty ones, and that one that Silver used is probably the cutest, but yeah all the photos are unfortunately binnified and therefore much flawed as source material for alt covers.

    Edit: here it is. The picture I think is from the Helsinki 2011 show?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bloody Grace View Post
    I had made an alternate cover for MWG that didn't feature any of the actual MWG photos, if I can find it I'll post it for those who loathe the whole artwork.
    I personally think that the 'snow madonna' pictures are the only pretty ones, and that one that Silver used is probably the cutest, but yeah all the photos are unfortunately binnified and therefore much flawed as source material for alt covers.

    Edit: here it is. The picture I think is from the Helsinki 2011 show?

    That is beautiful.

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    Very pretty.

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    Does anyone else like "What Child, Nowell"? I think it's one of the best, very traditional but with unmistakably "Tori" changes and additions. The production is actually nice, and except maybe for the weird drawing out of "Nowell", a decent vocal.

    I cheated with my MG playlist by adding NOH tracks... but this sounds NICE:

    What Child, Nowell
    Snowblind (Instrumental)
    Star of Wonder
    Candle/Coventry Carol
    Jeanette Isabella (Acoustic)
    Snow Angel (Gold Dust)
    Holly, Ivy & Rose
    Job's Coffin
    Good King Wenceslas
    Emmanuel
    Winter's Carol
    Seven Sisters
    Carry
    Our New Year
    Comfort & Joy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bloody Grace View Post
    I had made an alternate cover for MWG that didn't feature any of the actual MWG photos, if I can find it I'll post it for those who loathe the whole artwork.
    I personally think that the 'snow madonna' pictures are the only pretty ones, and that one that Silver used is probably the cutest, but yeah all the photos are unfortunately binnified and therefore much flawed as source material for alt covers.

    Edit: here it is. The picture I think is from the Helsinki 2011 show?

    1,000 x better than any of the official artwork.

    Quote Originally Posted by Octopussy View Post
    Does anyone else like "What Child, Nowell"?
    Yes. Here is my edited version.

    What Child, Nowell
    Star of Wonder
    A Silent Night With You
    Little Drummer Boy
    Candle: Coventry Carol
    Snow Angel
    Emmanuel
    Good King Wenceslas
    Winter's Carol
    Comfort and Joy
    Our New Year

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    “What Child, Nowell” is my favorite of her versions of classic carols on MWG!
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