Watch Spinal Tap Play "Christmas with the Devil"

If you've so much as emerged from your home over the last few weeks, your ears have likely been assailed by any number of seemingly endless (seriously! it makes you wonder just how much Christmas music is out there...) playlists of Christmas music, syrupy and sweet enough to rot your teeth right out.

Luckily for all of us though, there are bands out there like Spinal Tap to combat the onslaught.

Their venture into Christmas music, "Christmas with the Devil," is a beautiful example of everything that makes them so wonderful. You can watch the band perform the song live in the video above.

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.