This show is available for online listening at drdemento.com

playlist courtesy of The Dr. Demento Show

The Dr. Demento Show (live on KMET) - December 18, 1971 (5p-7p)

NOTE: This was Dr. Demento's first show on KMET. He had previously been on KPPC until October 24, 1971, and then made a few appearances on KPFK. This night, his show was again a part of Steven Segal's show, as it had been on KPPC from October, 1970 through April, 1971. He continued with Steven on Saturday nights through the end of January, and got his own show on KMET on Sunday nights in February, 1972.

NOTE: This playlist is incomplete.

Dr. Demento theme - The Persuasions
I Found A Home - Clarence "Frogman" Henry
I'm Comin' Home - Johnny Horton
Would You Believe It, I've Got A Cold - Huey "Piano" Smith

time medley

KMET News with Lois Lane

Rock And Roll Is Here To Stay - Danny & The Juniors
Step It Up And Go - Harmonica Frank

Christmas Balls - Ben Light & His Surf Club Boys
Get 'Em From The Peanut Man (Hot Nuts) - Lil Johnson
Diddie Wa Diddie - Blind Blake
Brand New Key - Melanie

The Doctor And The Monks - Tip Top Band
Santa And The Satellite (Part 1) - Buchanan & Goodman
Good King Mescaline - The Mushroom Tab. Choir
Santa And The Satellite (Part 2) - Buchanan & Goodman

Poor Boy - The Royaltones
Run, Chicken, Run - Link Wray
Class Cutter - Dale Hawkins
The Rat - The Stewart Brothers
Valerie - The Mark Three

The Spotlight Kid - Captain Beefheart [incomplete on aircheck]

[other songs may have been played at this point]

Pico And Sepulveda - Felix Figueroa & His Orchestra [not on aircheck]

[other songs may have been played at this point]