Winter Carols (2006)
Acid casualties stumbling in from the California Jam would be forgiven for seeking medial attention after checking in on 2006 and finding the firebrand genius who burned the stage down in ’74 revising Christmas carols for a festive stocking filler. Good King Wenceslas, I Saw Three Ships, and – of course – Ding Dong Merrily On High, Winter Carols is the Yule log in the Blackmore canon. Here ends the search for the most unlikely source of Christmas cheer – Ritchie Blackmore.
Ding Dong Merrily On High