Ireland's recent contribution to the Christmas music line-up, Santa Claus is Rockin' by Bradley Gillis (New York vocalist living in Dublin) and songwriter Glen Shire from Limerick, Ireland, is a refreshing and uplifting offering from the olde country. It is a song about kids for kids and conjures up the innocence and magic of Christmas through the lyrics' imagery. ..a yearning back to simpler times when life can get a little stressed. It was produced at the world-famous Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin by Simon Shire, Executive Producer. It involved over 50 people including an 18-piece award-winning children's choir (Piccolo Lasso), an orchestral section and top Irish musicians/producers who have worked with U2, Bing Crosby, Chris Rea, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Westlife, Jerry Lee Lewis, Mike & The Mechanics and the Corrs to name but a few. The music video was shot by renowned director, Maurice Linnane, who has filmed U2, Cranberries and Foo Fighters documentaries.
Bradley Gillis with his effortless, velvet tones seamlessly fuses pop, jazz and rock in this epic new Christmas gem. It's original, energetic and simply good fun. The world has been yearning for a catchy new Christmas hit for over a decade. This is it!
Have a great Christmas everyone!!
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