Dec 222013
 

Fuck Christmas by Fear

Great very short song by the LA punk band Fear. It came out as a single back in ’82, but I didn’t actually discover them – and punk rock in general – until about ’86.

The song sounds very negative if you just read the title, but it actually has a powerful message to it. Everyone always says how Christmas is about spending time with family and loved ones, but there is a lot of classism associated with the holiday. With people splurging on stuff they don’t need while there are people starving in the world. Very classy song.

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