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Wintertime & Holiday Spirit with Singer/Songwriter Josh Ritter

Singer/Songwriter Josh Ritter just released his original holiday song 'Wintertime (The Snow Is Coming Down)" which is apart of the Amazon Original Playlist, "Acoustic Christmas".

Ritter's contribution is 1 of 21 new tracks set to be added to the Amazon Original playlist "Acoustic Christmas" on December 1st, which will include all-new compositions from The White Buffalo, Noah Gunderson, Jim Lauderdale and more. Plus some covers from the likes of Sera Cahoone and Noah Cyrus.

"While working on my recent record, Gathering, I was in a phase of writing whatever came to mind,” the singer/songwriter told Billboard in a statement. "I tried not to filter anything. One morning, I woke up with a holiday song in my head. I worked on it a little while and ended up recording it on one of the hottest days of the year.

The talented song writer Josh Ritter paints the perfect picture of people ice skating on the frozen pond, the sound of carolers fills the air, and the snow is coming down.


New tracks on “Acoustic Christmas”:

1. “Wintertime (The Snow is Coming Down),” Josh Ritter

2. “Christmas Eve,” The White Buffalo

3. “Last Christmas,” Sera Cahoone

4. “Before this Child,” The Walcotts

5. “Christmas Is Different For Everyone,” Jim Lauderdale

6. “Christmas Again,” Nicki Bluhm

7. “The Christmas Song,” Jule Vera

8. “December Song,” Joy Williams featuring Birdtalker

9. “Merry Christmas Baby,” Mike Farris and Shannon McNally

10. “I'll Be Home for Christmas,” Courtney Marie Andrews

11. “Doesn't Feel Like Christmas,” Logan Brill

12. “Home for the Holidays,” Lucas Hoge

13. “Mama's Cooking,” Lori McKenna

14. “Silent Night,” COBI15. “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” Waterloo Revival

16. “Happy Xmas (War is Over),” Jesse Terry

17. “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” Noah Cyrus

18. “EVERGREEN,” Noah Gunderson

19. “Go Tell It to The Mountain,” Bailey Bryan

20. “Feliz Navidad (Acoustic),” Susto

21. “Al Filo De Medianoche,” Carla Morrison

Ritter received praise on the album from Huffington Post, Paste, WXPN's World Cafe, Rolling Stone, Brooklyn Vegan and many more. You can learn more about Josh by visiting his website

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