She & Him: Christmas album to be released this year

Having already released two albums of top-notch material, She & Him – the acoustic singer-songwriter duo featuring alt-folk musician M Ward and actress Zooey Deschanel – will be releasing a festively themed album at the end of October.

‘A Very She & Him Christmas’ features the duo putting their mark on various yuletide classics. Those who pre-order from the official website will receive She & Him wrapping paper.

The tracklist for the She & Him Christmas album is as follows:

‘The Christmas Waltz’
‘Christmas Day’
‘Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas’
‘I’ll Be Home for Christmas’
‘Christmas Wish’
‘Sleigh Ride’
‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’
‘Silver Bells’
‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’
‘Blue Christmas’
‘Little Saint Nick’
‘The Christmas Song’

Earlier in 2011, She & Him contributed a track to the Buddy Holly tribute ‘Rave On Buddy Holly’ (review here), while Zooey recorded a solo number for a second Buddy tribute, ‘Listen To Me’ (review here).

Read a review of M Ward’s ‘Hold Time’ here.

Listen to a couple of She & Him’s best tunes below.