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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KMET) - January 8, 1978 (6p-10p)

Special Topic: the year of the 78

It Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo' - Wendell Hall
The L. S. Bumble Bee - Peter Cook & Dudley Moore
The Drifting, Vistling Snow - Slim Jim
Who Threw The Overalls In Mrs. Murphy's Chowder - Bing Crosby
Too Many People In The World - Dick & Anne Albin
Never Met A Person As Wonderful As Me - Alfred Yankovic
Mah-na, Mah-na - The Muppet Show
Bilbo Baggins - Leonard Nimoy
We Are Hungry Men - David Bowie

Old Shep - Elvis Presley
Doggy Do - Steve Wahl & The Hydrants
Shall We Walk Or Take A Dog? - Freddy The Flea
Funky Moped - Jasper Carrott
Black Denim Trousers - The Cheers
Cactus In My Y Fronts - The Goodies
Boa Constrictor - Shel Silverstein
Cheese Shop - Monty Python
I Love Onions - Susan Christie
Humpback Whale - National Lampoon
I Am Whale - Ogden Edsl Wahalia Blues Ensemble Mondo Bizzario band

The Lion And Albert - Stanley Holloway
Knock, Knock - Spike Jones & His City Slickers

Crazy People - Cliff Edwards
Powerhouse - The Raymond Scott Quintette
Lily Of The Valley - Collins & Harlan
Modern Design - Swing And Sway With Sammy Kaye

Let's Spend A Night At The Band Box - Billy Gray & revue
Old King Tut - Billy Jones & Ernest Hare
Fairy Tales, Part 1 - Clapham & Dwyer
I Like Stinky Cheese - Two Ton Baker

A Tale Of The Ticker - Frank Crumit
No News, Or What Killed The Dog - Nat M. Wills
Ain't It Grand To Be Bloomin' Well Dead - Primo Scala & His Accordion Band w/ The Keynoters
Please Please Me - The Beatles [78rpm from India]
Alice - Freddie Fisher
Outside - Rudy Vallee

Pop Hates The Beatles - Allan Sherman
Sex, Drugs And Rock And Roll - Ian Dury & The Blockheads

Sing A Song - Charlie Chaplin conducts Abe Lyman's California Orchestra
My Name Is Larry (Reprise) - Wild Man Fischer
Nasal Retentive Calliope Music (ending only)/Let's Make The Water Turn Black - The Mothers Of Invention
Frosty The Dope Man - Mark Zydiak

Heartbreak Hotel - Stan Freberg
talking dog skit - Bedlam AC w/ Dr. Demento
Toot Toot Tootsie Goo'bye - Mel Blanc [intro accidentally clipped]

Young And Moist - Ogden Edsl Wahalia Blues Ensemble Mondo Bizzario Band [incomplete on aircheck]
Mammary Glands - Kristin Lems
Redneck Hippie Romance - Bobby Bare

car making out skit - Bedlam AC
Making Love In A Subaru - Damaskas
Fasten Your Seatbelts - National Lampoon
Go Go Pogo - Walt Kelly
My Home Town (live w/ intro) - Tom Lehrer
The Son Of Irving - Frank Gallop

Rutabaga Boogie - Paul Shelasky & His Musical Zombies
#10 A Clean Song - Oscar Brand
#9 The Geek's Revenge - Don Noon
#8 Davy's Dinghy - Ruth Wallis
#7 The Masochism Tango (orchestral version) - Tom Lehrer
It's A Beautiful Day For A Ball Game (excerpt) - The Harry Simeone Chorale
#6 Who's On First - Abbott & Costello
EXTRA: Like A Dribbling Fram - Race Marbles

#5 Shaving Cream - Benny Bell

#4 Legend Of The U.S.S. Titanic - Jaime Brocket
#3 Travel Agency - Monty Python
#2 Interesting People - Monty Python
The Barber (brief accidental excerpt) - Monty Python
#1 Pencil Neck Geek (w/ epilogue) - Fred Blassie
next week: Ogden Edsl live in studio