With the current season in mind, musicians collective friendz.net has prepared the compilation album Merry Christmas from friendz.net. It first saw a digital release on the 5th of December and the CD release followed today, on December 13th.
The first ever digital single from a friendz.net artist was J Rabbit‘s Christmas Live released in mid-December last year. The three songs from Christmas Live have all been re-recorded for 2011 and the two girls now offer another couple of Christmas themed recordings, including “Don’t Save It All For Christmas Day”. Besides J Rabbit, leeSA has contributed with her takes on “The Christmas Song”, “Last Christmas” and “Angels We Have Heard On High”. As has YANA that in addition to singing “Let It Snow” worked together with J Rabbit’s J Dawoon for the compilation intro track “Interlude ‘Merry Christmas from Friendz.net'”.
friendz.net are facing some licensing issues, but are currently trying to find a way to distribute CDs and mp3s to overseas fans.
Two new videos have been added to the friendz.net YouTube account, showcasing a couple of songs from the album:
J Rabbit’s “White Christmas & Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree”
leeSA’s “Angels We Have Heard On High”
End of September friendz.net celebrated its first year anniversary with a cover of Earth, Wind & Fire‘s “September” and concluding the Christmas compilation this song too has been included on the release:
Also check out J Rabbit’s videos from 2010 of “Winter Wonderland”, “Sleigh Ride” and “Oh Holy Night”: