It's become a holiday tradition for local musicians to collaborate on a Christmas album for a cause.
Christmas in the Sioux 4 features 11 songs—10 covers and one original—to support two local children's charities: Court Appointed Special Advocate Program, which is a group of trained volunteers who serve as advocates for children juvenile court; and the Mercy Child Advocacy Center, which is dedicated to serving children who are victims of abuse.
There will be a CD Release Party at 7 p.m. Friday, December 15 at The Marquee. More details can be found at christmasinthesioux.com.
Album tracks include:
1. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Alex Erwin
2. Mary Did You Know by Eric Tompkins
3. Back Door Santa by Stevee Cee
4. Little Drummer Girl by Ultra Violet Fever
5. Christmas Time by D.A.D.
6. Baby It's Cold Outside by Kelsey Bankey & Big Daddy
7. Let Me Sleep by Shawn Fertig
8. You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch by Lil Red & the Medicated Moose Band
9. Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! by Emily Martin & Steve Bankey
10. Blue Christmas by Noah Towns
11. The Gift by Rick Borg