Not So Silent Night: Christmas with REO Speedwagon

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
REO Speedwagon may prepare listeners for a dose of noisy rock & roll on the title of Not So Silent Night, their first-ever Christmas album, but the 13-track seasonal record isn't all that loud. The group turns the nominal title track into a power ballad, treats "Winter Wonderland" as a boogie, recasts "Deck the Halls" as a deeply silly rocker, Spectorizes "Little Drummer Boy," tears it up on "Children Go Where I Send Thee," and reworks "God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen" into a weird piece of prog (complete with Kevin Cronin calling out "oh you funky gentlemen" during a breakdown), but there's an amiable politeness to the performances, so it never sounds too ...
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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
REO Speedwagon may prepare listeners for a dose of noisy rock & roll on the title of Not So Silent Night, their first-ever Christmas album, but the 13-track seasonal record isn't all that loud. The group turns the nominal title track into a power ballad, treats "Winter Wonderland" as a boogie, recasts "Deck the Halls" as a deeply silly rocker, Spectorizes "Little Drummer Boy," tears it up on "Children Go Where I Send Thee," and reworks "God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen" into a weird piece of prog (complete with Kevin Cronin calling out "oh you funky gentlemen" during a breakdown), but there's an amiable politeness to the performances, so it never sounds too raucous. It does, however, sound like REO Speedwagon, so anybody looking for classic carols, both traditional and contemporary, given a full-on arena rock treatment should be satisfied with this cheerful little LP.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/3/2009
  • Label: Sbme Special Mkts.
  • UPC: 886976062729
  • Catalog Number: 760627

Album Credits

Performance Credits
REO Speedwagon Primary Artist
Dave Amato Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals, Group Member
Kevin Cronin Rhythm Guitar, Vocals, Background Vocals, Group Member
Neal Doughty Keyboards, Group Member
Bruce Hall Bass, Vocals, Group Member
Lori Perry Background Vocals
Dave Pearlman Pedal Steel Guitar
Darlene Perry Background Vocals
Sharon Perry Background Vocals
The Perry Sisters Background Vocals
Joe Vannelli Keyboards
Bryan Hitt Percussion, Drums, Group Member
Funky Gentlemen Background Vocals
Technical Credits
John Lennon Composer
Yoko Ono Composer
Harry Simeone Composer
Franz Gruber Composer
Felix Bernard Composer
Kevin Cronin Arranger, Vocal Arrangements
Katherine Davis Composer
Kim Gannon Composer
Walter Kent Composer
Henry Onorati Composer
Bob Shane Composer
Joe Vannelli Arranger, Producer, Engineer, Orchestration, Vocal Arrangements
Isaac Watts Composer
Dick Smith Composer
Tom Drake Composer
Joseph Mohr Composer
Traditional Composer
Tom Drake Composer
Bill Hayes Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    REO Xmas

    I liked this CD - it had a lot of my favorite Xmas music and the group sounded good. It was also very inexpensive to buy.

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

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    whats up

    i would like to say how much i like this cd but although I ordered it a month ago...it still has not shipped.....guess I will be hoping to review it for xmas 2010

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