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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KPPC) - March 25(?), 1971 (9p-11p)

NOTE: At this point, The Dr. Demento Show was a segment of Steven Segal's Thursday night timeslot.
NOTE: This playlist may be incomplete, and the date is not certain.


Pine Top's Boogie Woogie - Pine Top Smith
Harmonica Blues - Sonny Terry (w/ added sound effects)
? - Little Walter [not on aircheck]
Hound Dog - Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton

CONTEST: What label were The Four Tunes on when they did "Marie", "I Understand Just How You Feel", and "The Greatest Feeling In The World"? The winner gets a Four Tunes album on that label featuring those hits. (Answer: Jubilee)
The House Where Lovers Dream - The Time Tones
Gloria - The Savoys
I Remember - The Five Discs
It Ain't No Achievement - The Millionaires

Youth Asserts Itself medley:

CONTEST: Shortly after "Quiet Village" by Martin Denny came out 1959, a similar sounding record called "Taboo" came out. It was the title song of an LP on the Hi Fi label with a volcano pictured on the front. Who did this instrumental record? Correct answer wins the album. (Answer: Arthur Lyman, who used to play with Martin Denny)
Careless Love Blues - Bessie Smith f/ Charlie Green & Louis Armstrong
Chattanooga Choo Choo (partial) - Glenn Miller & His Orchestra f/ Tex Beneke & The Modernaires
The Little Old Ford Rambled Right Along - Billy Murray
Sweet Sue - The Mills Brothers
CONTEST: What is Little Richard's real name? Correct answer wins a copy of "Keep A Knockin'"/"Bama Lama Bama Loo". (Answer: Richard Penniman)

Mixed-Up Confusion - Bob Dylan
Cross-Ties - Dale Hawkins
Zor And Zam - The Monkees [not on aircheck]

The Evening Star - The Jamies
Havana Moon - Chuck Berry
CLOSING: Moody Blues - Slim Harpo