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Caroline Kennedy’s Awkward Dancing Santa Video Is a Christmas Treat

Who’s got a beard that’s long and white? Who comes around on a special night? Must be … Caroline Kennedy?

Kennedy, the United States Ambassador to Japan, stars as Santa Claus in two holiday-themed videos that have gone viral in Japan.

In the first of two clips posted this week to U.S. Embassy Japan’s official YouTube channel, the daughter of John F. and Jackie Kennedy sports a Santa suit and dances to “Must Be Santa” on the roof of the ambassador’s residence in Tokyo. “Santa’s in the house,” Kennedy declares before toppling down the chimney with a sack of presents.
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All The Songs In 'Paper Towns' Including Bon Iver, Wilco, Vampire Weekend, Bob Dylan, And More

We may not have enjoyed our time visiting “Paper Towns” – read our review here – but that doesn’t mean we can’t appreciate the film’s soundtrack. While we’ve already discussed the official soundtrack release, now that the film is out, check out all the music. Director Jake Schreier and music supervisor Season Kent were able to fill the one hour and fifty-three minute long movie with twenty odd tracks. Some of the bands and artists used in the final film but left off of the official soundtrack release were, Bob Dylan, Bon Iver and the collaboration of Billy Bragg & Wilco. “Paper Towns” is out now in a theater near you and the official soundtrack is available at all retailers. Check out the full list used in the John Green-adaptation, below. Swingin Party - Kindness Moments - De Lux Must Be Santa - Bob Dylan Taxi Cab -
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First Image From Nash Edgerton And Spencer Susser's The Captain

One of our most anticipated titles at Sundance 2013 is The Captain, the short film collaboration between directors Nash Edgerton and Spencer Susser - who have made some of the most memorable short films in recent years: Lucky, Spider, Bear and I Love Sarah Jane.Like Nash did with Bear, in which he cast fellow director Warwick Thornton in a small but crucial role, not to mention his "Must Be Santa" music video for Bob Dylan, which had directors Glendyn Ivin and Luke Doolan prancing around a Christmas party, The Captain stars another director chum. This time Eagle vs Shark and Boy director Taika Waititi is the star of the show. Here's the synopsis:a man wakes up with a hangover, only to discover the consequences of...
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Watch: Nash Edgerton Directs Music Video for Bob Dylan’s “Duquesne Whistle”

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Not content to just be known as “Joel‘s brother,” Nash Edgerton has, in his own time, crafted original and surprising work — the short film Spider and its follow-up, Bear, being the most notable — that’s now landed another job with Bob Dylan. In preparation for his 35th album, Tempest, the planet’s greatest living musician has put out a music video for its debut track, “Duquesne Whistle,” which Edgerton injects with his own violence-laced humor.

What starts out as a sweet chronicle of one man’s bid to garner a woman’s attention transforms, unexpectedly, into the comically (?) violent account of how it could all go so hideously wrong. (You could probably spot him yourself, but, yes, that’s Joel Edgerton as the Irish cap-wearing thug.) Dylan makes an appearance alongside some tough-looking fellows, though the visual appearance is little more than a funny cameo.

It’s a video
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Bob Dylan’s first Christmas album feeds over a million people

Bob Dylan’s first Christmas album feeds over a million people
Bob Dylan released his first Christmas album ever- Christmas in the Heart- in the first week of December.

Christmas In The Heart will be the 47th album from Bob Dylan, and follows his worldwide chart-topping Together Through Life, released earlier this year. Songs performed by Dylan on this new album include, “Here Comes Santa Claus,” “Winter Wonderland,” “Little Drummer Boy” and “Must Be Santa.” Till date, his albums have sold over 110 million copies.

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Christmas Polka? Thanks, Bob.

Because we are nothing if not consummate Bob Dylan connoisseurs, we would be remiss if we did not direct you to immediately watch the video for "Must Be Santa" from Christmas in the Heart. It's after the jump!

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Yup, that's Dylan dressed as the Mad Hatter with the Rachel in wig form. Why? It doesn't matter why. That party looks awesome.
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Watch: Bob Dylan's video for 'Must Be Santa'

Is Bob Dylan nuttier than a fruitcake? The evidence strongly suggests yes in the video for “ Must Be Santa.” The infectious polka, which borrows heavily from the repeating theme of “12 Days of Christmas,” is a track off of Dylan’s first holiday CD, “Christmas in the Heart. “ There’s a mildly heated debate about whether the album is a joke or really Dylan’s sincere effort at holiday cheer. Well, the video isn’t going to help clear up matter. It all takes place at a Christmas party in a lovely home in an era that’s impossible to decipher. Could be current, could...
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Bob Dylan's Christmas In The Heart Set For Oct. 13 Release

Columbia Records announced today that Bob Dylan's Christmas compilation, Christmas in the Heart, will hit stores before Halloween even rolls around. The folk deity's 47th album is set for an Oct. 13 release, and will include the usual holiday ditties like "Here Comes Santa Claus," Winter Wonderland," Little Drummer Boy" and "Must Be Santa," the lyrics of which will likely seem more profound when sung from Dylan's lips. 
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Bob Dylan to release Christmas album?

Bob Dylan is planning to release a Christmas album later this year, it has been claimed. According to Isis - The Bob Dylan Magazine, the singer-songwriter has completed and mixed the record at the Groove Masters studio in Santa Monica in June. Five cover songs have been slated for inclusion on the LP, including 'O Little Town Of Bethlehem', 'Silver Bells', 'Must Be Santa', 'Here Comes Santa Claus' and 'I'll Be Home For Christmas'. An unnamed (more)
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Bob Dylan Christmas Album on the Way

As we've just learned from Bully! Pulpit, the inimitable (not to mention greatest living) folk grandmaster Bob Dylan has been steadily compiling a collection of modern songs and Christmas carols for his first-ever Christmas album. Four songs have reportedly been recorded at Jackson Browne's Groove Master Studios in Santa Moncia, Calif., including "Must Be Santa," "Here Comes Santa Claus," "O Little Town Of Bethlehem" and "I'll Be Home For Christmas."
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