Earlier this week, I featured Mario Biondi's version of Chris Rea's hit 'Driving Home For Christmas'. Not everyone can mess with an original song and get it right but Chris Brown - although he didn't strictly mess with it too much - did a pretty grand job with Donny Hathaway's 'This Christmas'. So with 3 … Continue reading Musicvein Christmas Countdown: 3 Days to Go!
There's one song that really brings home those warm and festive feelings - Chris Rea's 'Driving Home for Christmas'. Never failing to make me smile, it was always on my Christmas playlist - that was until a few years ago when Mario Biondi came on the scene and did his own version of the song, … Continue reading Musicvein Christmas Countdown: 6 Days to Go!
The picture perfect Christmas scene is snowy-clad with rosy cheeked people trudging around in the snow, delivering presents and spreading Christmas cheer - but here Mario Biondi turns that all upside down with his Mediterranean sunshine filled album that takes the cold out of Christmas but maintains the glow in our hearts. With funky 60's vibes … Continue reading Mario Christmas by Mario Biondi