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The Dr. Demento Show #24-17 - April 27, 2024

Special Topic: the top ten; a trainload of demented songs about trains
NOTE: This show mistakenly debuted at 10 minutes after its normal posting time of midnight Pacific. The Gnu Song - Flanders & Swann
The Raccoon Song - Jan Hobson & Her Bad Review
Nellie The Elephant - Toy Dolls
When I See An Elephant Fly - Cliff Edwards & The Hall Johnson Choir
Hippety Hop - Allen & Grier
Demented News With Whimsical Will

Down By The Station - Slim Gaillard & His Trio
In The Middle Of The House - Vaughn Monroe
Choo Choo Polka - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
I'm A Train - The King's Singers
Old Train - The Other Favorites f/ Gabe Terracciano
Orange Blossom Special - Rouse Brothers
Hallelujah I'm A Bum - Haywire Mac
The Bum Song - Haywire Mac
Chicken Train - The Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Dog Train - Blues Traveler
Little Red Caboose Behind The Train (excerpt) - Taylor's Kentucky Boys
Little Red Caboose - Big Jon Presents Sparkie

Freight Train Blues - Bob Dylan
Casey Jones - Johnny Cash
The Runaway Train (edit) - Vernon Dalhart
Derailroaded - Wild Man Fischer
Bye Bye Black Smoke Choo Choo - Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith
The Big Rock Candy Mountains - Haywire Mac

Lonesome Train - Sonny Terry
The Bear Missed The Train - Dudley R. Bostwick & His Maladjusted Troubadours
My Own Railroad (excerpt) - Lord Buckley
What The Engine Done - Two Ton Baker
Shloimy The Subway Train - Arnold Stang
Trains - Reginald Gardner
Waiting For The B Train - Christine Lavin

#10 We've Been Through Some Crappy Times Before - Austin Lounge Lizards
#9 Detachable Penis - King Missile
#8 Chicken! - the great Luke Ski
#7 An Interview Wasted With Tom Lehrer (restored 1978 version) - Christopher (Chris) Bay
#6 I've Got No More F'S To Give - Thomas Benjamin Wild, Esq.
#5 Pencil Neck Geek (w/ epilogue) - Fred Blassie
#4 Last Will And Temperament (w/ full ending) - The Frantics
#3 The Gym - Wolves Of Glendale
#2 The Saga Begins - "Weird Al" Yankovic

#1 I Made It With A Bagel And Cream Cheese - SuLu
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