XMAS is the third release by The Deluxe Combo.
Recording began November of 2015 in Sky Hi studio (Doug's basement) on 8 track analog tape and was finished in late February 2016.
Chris Newman engineered and mixed the project. Newman wrote the songs, performed vocals, played guitars, and keyboards, and painted the album cover.
Doug Naish played drums and various percussion as well as backing vocals on "Xmas".
Nathan Jorg played Bass.
Mary Sue Tobin played Saxophone on "Castaway" and "Bad Television".
Xmas will be available on 12" vinyl very soon.
released March 8, 2016
Chris Newman: Vocals, guitar, slide, acoustic, 12 string guitar, mandolin, piano, organ, synth
Doug Naish: Drums, tambourine, chimes, glockenspiel, maracas, bongos.
Nathan Jorg: Bass
Mary Sue Tobin: Saxophone (Castaway & Bad Television)
All songs written by C.L. Newman BMI 2016