Bill Murray’s Netflix holiday special out now; listen to his and Phoenix’s cover of Beach Boys’ “Alone on Christmas Day”
Bill Murray‘s “A Very Murray Christmas” Netflix special was released today for your holiday streaming pleasure. The special features appearances by George Clooney, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Michael Cera, Rashida Jones, Jenny Lewis, Miley Cyrus, Chris Rock, Jason Schwartzman, and former Saturday Night Live and Letterman musical director Paul Schaffer, with whom Murray revives a little of his SNL lounge singer character. Directed by Sofia Coppola, it also has her husband Thomas Mars’ band Phoenix who perform “Alone on Christmas Day,” a cover of a Beach Boys holiday song from 1979 that was never formally released. Murray joins in on the chorus. That, you may remember, was released as a Record Store Day Black Friday 7″ and you can now stream it below.