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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KMET) - July 23, 1972 (6p-10p)

NOTE: The date of this show is an educated guess. It's entirely possible that everything listed here, except for the Spike Jones and Mel Blanc items, was played a different night.
NOTE: Except for "The Jolly Green Giant" and "Primitive Love", the order in which the items marked [not on aircheck] were played is unknown.
NOTE: The #1 song this night is not known for sure, but may have been "Transfusion".
NOTE: This playlist is incomplete.

The Jolly Green Giant - The Kingsmen [not on aircheck]
Girl Around The Corner - Lee Andrews & The Hearts [not on aircheck]
Night And Day - Fred Astaire [not on aircheck]
Hot Rod Lincoln - Charlie Ryan [not on aircheck]
El Toro De Goro (The Peace Loving Bull) - Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs [not on aircheck]
Ooo Baby - The Avons [not on aircheck]
I'm In Love With A Big Blue Frog - Peter, Paul & Mary [not on aircheck]
Death Of An Angel - The Kingsmen [not on aircheck]
Don't Be Cruel - Elvis Presley [not on aircheck]
They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa! - Napoleon XIV [not on aircheck]

Big Bear Lake - Mel Blanc [not on aircheck]

Leave The Dishes In The Sink, Ma - Spike Jones & His City Slickers [not on aircheck]
Primitive Love - Tom Reeves [not on aircheck]

Smokey Joe's Cafe - The Robins
Russian Band Stand - Spencer & Spencer [stick in middle for one revolution]
The All-American Boy - Bill Parsons (Bobby Bare)

In A Mist - Bix Beiderbecke
For No Reason At All In C - Tram, Bix & Lang

Ain't We Crazy - Harry McClintock "Radio Mac"
Nola - Jonathan Edwards
Mairzy Doats - The Mark IV
Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable To Lunch Today) - Ethel Waters

#5 No News, Or What Killed The Dog - Nat M. Wills
#4 The Purple People Eater - Sheb Wooley
#3 D-O-D-G-E-R-S Song (Oh, Really? No, O'Malley) - Danny Kaye
#2 Everybody Wants My Fanny - Benny Bell
#1 Transfusion - Nervous Norvus [not on aircheck]

Pimples And Braces - Spike Jones & The Band That Plays For Fun [not on aircheck]

Ugga Ugga Boo Ugga Boo Boo Ugga - Spike Jones & His City Slickers [not on aircheck]

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