Listen: Sharon Van Etten releases haunting rendition of ‘Silent Night’

She recorded the track for the short film 'The Letter'

Sharon Van Etten has shared a haunting rendition of the holiday classic, “Silent Night.”

Van Etten was inspired to hit the studio after working on Eric Paschal Johnson’s short film, The Letter, which will feature Van Etten’s eerie cover. The artist takes the soft holiday classic and gives it a new arrangement, turning it into a chilling, ambient track.

Listen to Van Etten’s cover of “Silent Night” below.