Ladies and Gentlemen, the City of New Orleans

5 Dec

God bless the Interwebs.

I discovered this week that on you can watch the Studio 60 “Christmas Show” episode from 2006. For my money, this was one of the best holiday-themed episodes of any show of all time — and definitely one of the finest hours of this short-lived TV series.

The best part of the episode was the closing four minutes when Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews and the New Orleans All-Stars performed a New Orleans–style jazz rendition of “Oh Holy Night.” The track made it on to that year’s edition of A Very Marty Christmas, of course, and my best-of compilation last year.

Now you can relive that scene and the entire episode over at

Enjoy, and happy holidays.

One Response to “Ladies and Gentlemen, the City of New Orleans”


  1. The 7 Things on My Holiday 2012 Wish List « Martin's Musings - November 19, 2012

    […] 2006, the holiday episode of Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip blew me away, and not just because of Trombone Shorty’s performance of “Oh Holy Night.” It […]

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