It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…that is, judging by the number of new festive tracks floating around online from independent artists looking to make an impact on the season.
Caught in amongst the Wham knockoffs and slowed down cover versions (we blame Joh Lewis) though is this little treat from Australian songwriter Lisa Hugo.
‘My Christmas Day’ is perfect for the season. Unpretentious, melodic and accessible, it has all the hallmarks of those Christmas classic that re-emerge every year. And though it’s hard to imagine many tracks being added to the established few that are churned out on radio and in shopping centres throughout December, a distribution from Universal won’t hurt Lisa Hugo’s chances.
And good luck to her. The single is out now: