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The Dr. Demento Show #78-27 - August 27, 1978

Special Topic: Christmas in August

Never Bite A Married Woman On The Thigh (Songs And Stories version) - Shel Silverstein
Madalena Hadalena - The Marshmellows
The Dirty Old Man - Jim Backus
Humoresque In C Major - Benny Bell

The Ying Tong Song - The Goons
I'd Rather Be Dead - Nilsson
Deteriorata - National Lampoon

Oh! Nick-O-Deemo - Red Ingle (f/ Betty Holland)
Tell That Joke - Dick Clair
Who'd You Do The Ju-Ju To? - Alan Kirk
Hello, This Isn't Anna (demo version) - Ron Crick

Tito The Mosquito - Damaskas
Desecration Rag (A Classic Nightmare) - Felix Arndt
Abominable Snow Man - John Barbour

All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
The Twelve Gifts Of Christmas - Allan Sherman
The Chipmunk Song - Canned Heat & The Chipmunks
A Christmas Carol (live, w/ intro) - Tom Lehrer

Birthday - Kazoo Band (Damaskas & Mike Kieffer)
Serenade To A Maid (A Bronx Serenade) - Teddy Powell
He Hit Me (It Felt Like A Kiss) - The Crystals

#5 My Name Is Larry - Wild Man Fischer
#4 The Smoke-Off - Shel Silverstein
EXTRA: Gilligan's Island (Stairway) - Little Roger & The Goosebumps

#3 Shaving Cream - Benny Bell (Vocal: Paul Wynn)
#2 Dragnet Goes To Kindergarten - Ricky Vera

#1 The Ballad Of Irving ("schlepping" version) - Frank Gallop
next week: interview with Fred Blassie, plus Fred meets Don Noon for the first time