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The Dr. Demento Show #10-02 - January 10, 2010

Special Topic: songs about all those things that we want ("I Want" type songs along with their close cousins the "Gimme" type songs)

Hardware Store - "Weird Al" Yankovic
(Life Is Like A) Grocery Coupon - Greg Trafidlo
If Your Hair's Too Long - Glory Bugles
Jailhouse Rock (background only) - Elvis Presley
The Hoosegow - Phil Ward

Crafty (edit) - J. Krafty
Ambrose (Part Five) - Linda Laurie
Demented News With Whimsical Will

Gimme Dat Ding - The Pipkins
I Want a New Duck - "Weird Al" Yankovic
I Want To Be Evil - Eartha Kitt
I Wanna Be A Flintstone - The Screaming Blue Messiahs
I Want To Be A Pirate - The Ben Gunn Society
I Want To Be Taken Seriously As An Artist - Worm Quartet f/ Curt Allen
I Wanna Be A Cowboy - Boys Don't Cry
I Wanna Be A Straight Guy - Jamie Anderson
I Wanna Be Black (edit) - Evan Wecksell

What I Want Is A Proper Cup Of Coffee - Trout Fishing In America
Gimme Some - Tex Ritter
I Wanna Be Sedated - Ramones

I Wanna Be Loved By You - Helen Kane
Seduced - Leon Redbone
I Wanna Ride On Shania's Twain - Bill Frenzer
I Wanna Kiss Her - Tim Cavanagh
I Want A Bowlegged Woman (edit) - Bull Moose Jackson
I Want Your Sox - Iceman
I Want Sex - Harvey Sid Fisher w/ Nikki Davis

Hold Tight (Want Some Sea Food, Mama) - Fats Waller & His Rhythm
I Want A Hot Dog For My Roll - Butterbeans & Susie
I Wanna Eat Your Pudding - Alvis Wayne
I Want My Baby Back - Jimmy Cross

Mommy, Gimme A Drinka Water! - Danny Kaye
next week: fantasy Funny 25 (listener's choice of 25 all-time favorite songs)

Give Me That Old Unemployment - Steve Karmen [online version only]
I Want Johnny's Job - Ray Sawyer [online version only]
Medley: I Wanna Be Bill Cosby - Johnson & Tofte/I Wanna Be A Cow - The Stretch Marks [online version only]
I Wanna Be Like Osama (demo) - Benjamin Scheuer & Zoe Samuel (from Jihad the Musical) [online version only]
I Wanna Die High - The KGB [online version only]
I Want To Be Straight - Ian Dury & The Blockheads [online version only]
Lotsa Luck Charlie - Arnold Stang/Leroy Holmes [online version only]