Splitting Up Christmas, originally from 2003′s Make The Clocks Move, is a UK Christmas single by Kevin Devinein support of the 2009 Big Scary Monsters Christmas Tour. At each date on the tour, an exclusive CD single was be sold, limited to 25 copies, hand-numbered and signed by Kevin. Each date’s CD had its own special b-side.
On December 12th 2009, the title track was offered as a free mp3 on the record label’s website and on December 17th 2009, the single was made available as a limited digital download featuring all nine b-sides, only being available up until December 31, 2009.
Splitting Up Christmas – All dates
Joey (Concrete Blonde cover) - Manchester, 30.11.2009
Harvest Moon (Neil Young cover) - Oxford, 01.12.2009
The Longer I Lay Here (Pedro The Lion cover) - Cardiff, 02.12.2009
You’ll Only End Up Joining Them (Acoustic) - Southampton, 03.12.2009
Holland 1945 (Neutral Milk Hotel cover) - Birmingham, 04.12.2009
Lord, I Know We Don’t Talk (live at Old Blue Last) - London, 06.12.2009
Write Your Story Now (live at Old Blue Last) - Leeds, 07.12.2009
Whatever (Some Folk Song In C) (Elliott Smith cover) - Glasgow, 08.12.2009
Wolf’s Mouth (Alternative version) - Norwich, 09.12.2009
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