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What’s behind the number 16?

Today I’m over at the beautiful Swedish blog DosFamily with a Christmas present for you all! What’s behind the number 16? Click to find out!

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21 Comments

  • Reply belinda December 16, 2009 at 11:06 am

    this is fantastic!. thank you anna & evan!.

  • Reply Deleilan December 16, 2009 at 11:56 am

    Best Christmas present EVER! Thank you!

  • Reply kelly w December 16, 2009 at 1:18 pm

    Anna! Thank you!!! I downloaded and added to my iPod before work and am enjoying now. So great!
    What did Evan use to transfer the vinyl to digital?

  • Reply Live a Colorful Life December 16, 2009 at 1:28 pm

    Thanks, Anna, for the download. And gotta say, as a quilter I love the “16” made out of bobbins.

  • Reply mommy December 16, 2009 at 1:30 pm

    Hej tomteglubbar sla i glasen och lat oss lustiga vara! Tra la di da…

    God Jul Anna!

  • Reply sfgirl December 16, 2009 at 1:53 pm

    Just discovered this online mag after googling for any domino mag reference. so happy that some of the domino team is kicking off a new venture…wanna spread the word so they can keep working!

    http://www.lonnymag.com/

  • Reply kelly w December 16, 2009 at 2:06 pm

    PS my fave so far is Julpotpurri, Lekar. Love!

  • Reply evan December 16, 2009 at 2:28 pm

    kelly w: i did this a few years ago, so i’m guessing there are easier/better solutions now (like USB turntables). i used a RCA to 1/8 cable from the turntable to an iMic and then into the computer via USB. then i recorded it with final vinyl, and if i remember correctly, i changed the format in iTunes. it’s not the ideal option for converting vinyl to MP3 but it’s cheap and does the job.

  • Reply Michelle December 16, 2009 at 4:28 pm

    Ahh, I love love love it! I have no idea what is being said… but it makes me want to dance around my living room (especially the Julpotpurri Lekar song!) lol. Thanks so much Anna, great gift!

  • Reply Fila 11 December 16, 2009 at 5:52 pm

    What a nice gift! However, the downloading link is no longer working πŸ™

  • Reply Avant-Gardenist December 16, 2009 at 6:26 pm

    Glorioski, this is great. To this day, i can’t sing a christmas song without working in the accompaniment from the versions I knew as a kid. ba-bum-ba-bo-bum You know what I mean. This is what it’s all about. β™₯

  • Reply Anna at D16 December 16, 2009 at 8:16 pm

    Fila 11: I just tested the link, and it seems to be working just fine! After clicking, you need to enter the 4-letter code, then wait for the 25-second countdown. When it gets to 0, click on “regular download” — you shouldn’t have any trouble! πŸ™‚

  • Reply Fat Cat December 17, 2009 at 6:07 am

    Thank you Anna ! I will certainly download this tonight (I am at work for the moment… πŸ˜‰
    And I can totally relate – my family has this tape from the 70’s with Christmas songs in German (recorded by the ‘Fischer ChΓΆre’) and I could not imagine having Christmas without it.
    Your post also reminds me to have it transferred to a digital format for the enjoyment of the next generation πŸ™‚

  • Reply Rachel Kay December 17, 2009 at 7:18 am

    Thank you both so much! This is so lovely! I feel all christmassy now listening to it πŸ™‚

  • Reply Franziska December 17, 2009 at 11:39 am

    thank you for the music!

  • Reply Clara December 17, 2009 at 1:19 pm

    Your blog is fantastic!! I love it!

  • Reply Kara December 17, 2009 at 1:22 pm

    Anna, this is great! Thanks so much for uploading it. A few of these songs are familiar to me, though I know them in German. It’s great to hear different versions and in a different language. I’ve added these songs to my Christmas mega-mix!

  • Reply Dieuwy December 17, 2009 at 3:09 pm

    Thank you! I’m learning Swedish at the moment, so I really enjoy this to try to learn some words. God Jul!

  • Reply ML December 17, 2009 at 4:56 pm

    Thank you so much for the music! I love it!

  • Reply Andrew December 19, 2009 at 4:52 pm

    Thanks Anna!
    This is the best Christmas present so far. In return – I found you this: http://vivamoz.bigcartel.com/product/vulgar-sweater
    Happy Holidays!

  • Reply Fila 11 December 21, 2009 at 12:09 pm

    Just downloaded the file! I don’t know what happened the other day but it was not working… Thanks for the gift!

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