Happy Holidays from Drive-Thru Records

Happy Holidays from Drive-Thru Records is a compilation album, released on December 14, 2004, carrying solely Christmas-themed songs by Drive-Thru Records and Rushmore Records artists. All the recordings were previously unreleased, though five of the eight songs were cover versions of famous holiday tunes. In December 2004, the album was available exclusively at Drive-Thru Records' website for online purchase. The limited print run of 1,200 copies sold out before the end of the year. It was then sold digitally at online music stores, such as Sony Connect [1].

Happy Holidays from Drive-Thru Records
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Compilation album by
Various Artists
ReleasedDecember 14, 2004
GenreRock, emo, pop punk
Length26:04
LabelDrive-Thru Records
Professional ratings
Review scores
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Europunk.net3.5/5 link
Gamefoe.co.uk4/5 link

Hidden in Plain View's "Christmas Song" (which both musically and lyrically pays homage to Jimmy Eat World's "Goodbye Sky Harbor") was also featured on the original soundtrack to The Ice Harvest the following year.

Track listingEdit

  1. "Feliz Navidad" (Jose Feliciano) performed by Home Grown – 2:59
  2. "Here Lies Our Holiday" (Day at the Fair) performed by Day at the Fair – 3:14
  3. "Alone on Christmas" (Steven van Zandt) performed by Self Against City – 3:47
  4. "Winter Wonderland" (Felix Bernard, Richard B. Smith) performed by Hellogoodbye – 1:54
  5. "War Is Over" (John Lennon) performed by An Angle – 3:51
  6. "Christmas Song" (Hidden in Plain View) performed by Hidden in Plain View – 3:08
  7. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) performed by The Track Record – 2:55
  8. "Rites of Winter" (Jenoah) performed by Jenoah – 4:11