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A Very Venture Christmas: An Exploration of Venture Bros. Christmas Songs
The songs are generally more pop-oriented Christmas songs, sometimes obscure or one-off things. The purpose of this page is to provide info on each song similar to the notes in each episode capsule. You can watch the performance and the uncomfortable banter on YouTube if you dare. In this Venture Bros. Girlfriend is Bing Crosby.
The single saw commercial success upon its release in and peaked at number three on the UK Singles Chart. The single became one of Bowie's best selling in his career, with total estimated sales over , in the UK alone. The track was recorded on 11 September for Crosby's television special, Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas , which was to be his last. The framing device is that the butler Hudson, portrayed along with other characters during the show by Stanley Baxter , who is not seen as he is always changing "He does that a lot. They then sort through the sheet music on the piano, which Bowie had ostensibly come over to play, whereupon they sing " Little Drummer Boy " with a new counterpoint with original lyrics written for the special, "Peace on Earth". Bowie's appearance has been described as a "surreal" event, undertaken at a time when he was "actively trying to normalise his career". Bing was no idiot.
Below are all the Venture Brothers Christmas singles released over the past seven years. Click the link to listen and download the track. In , The Monarch and Dr. In the Monarch and Dr. In the Monarch recorded a very special gift for Dr.
“Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy”
The tradition may unfortunately be over, as neither seasons five or six brought us the appropriate seasonal joy. You can find more information about the songs here! - In , The Monarch and Dr. Your donation is immensely appreciated.
Professional sexy partner and wife of super-villain The Monarch , now his boss since joining the Council of Throughout the first two seasons, she is known as Dr. Girlfriend , though by the start of season 3 she is referred to as Dr. The Monarch. As a young woman, she attended State University and was a student of Professor Fantomas.