Wikipedia Chanukah

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Wikipedia Chanukah
ReleaseOne Christmas at a Time
Length3:21
Release date11-15-2012
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"Wikipedia Chanukah" is a Chanukah (Hanukkah) "song" by Jonathan Coulton and John Roderick. It features Roderick reciting the story of Chanukah from the Wikipedia article over a dance beat. Jason Finn recites a blessing for lighting the candles of the menorah at the end. John Roderick described the song on Twitter as "a "hardcore dance track"

History

"Wikipedia Chanukah" is one of eight holiday songs written and recorded in August 2012 for the album One Christmas at a Time. It is the only song on the album with a non-Christmas theme.

Live performance

First performed live on December 8, 2012 (the first night of Chanukah), at the State Theater in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Availability

"Wikipedia Chanukah" is available on the album One Christmas at a Time.

One Christmas at a Time
1. Uncle John · 2. One Christmas at a Time · 3. 2600 · 4. Christmas in Jail · 5. Christmas in July · 6. Christmas with You Is the Best · 7. Christmas Is Interesting · 8. The Week Between · 9. Wikipedia Chanukah · 10. Christmastime Is Wunnerful