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Very Vancouver Christmas Song Part 3

On the Coast needs your help to write a Vancouver Christmas Song.
The song will be sung by Vancouver musician Dan Mangan.
Music by CBC music producer Jon Siddall.
Lyrics by you, the listeners of On the Coast.

You've already helped us write the first two parts of the song. Here's how the song begins:

It's Christmas in Vancouver
No snow flakes falling down
Instead the Christmas lights reflect
Off puddles on the ground

It's Christmas in Vancouver
no need for tire chains
Just keep your fleece and spandex on
Eggnog latte in your veins

Myself, I don't drink eggnog
Finances don't allow
But if I had the extra
I'd save it anyhow

I'd go down to the Walmart
And spend it on a toy
Something loud with parts that bang
To cheer my little boy

'Cause his mother's in Alberta
She was s'posed to catch a train
She might not make it home in time
And all it does is rain...


Thanks to On the Coast listeners Allison Schein, Glen Anderson and Maria Holman, who each wrote parts of the song. Now, we need your help to write the final part. The uplifting part. The part that says: Everything will be okay this Christmas.

Lsten to the audio below for more information, and send your submissions to onthecoast@cbc.ca

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