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playlist courtesy of The Dr. Demento Show

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

Special Topic: the black sounds of the 1940's
NOTE: This playlist is incomplete and only covers about half an hour, possibly the portion from 7:00-7:30, except the first two songs listed which was played at some earlier point.

Der Fuehrer's Face - Spike Jones & His City Slickers [not on aircheck]
She's Funny That Way - Ted Lewis & His Orchestra [not on aircheck]

The Honeydripper - Joe Liggins & His "Honeydrippers"

Who Threw The Whiskey In The Well - Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra
Caldonia - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five

Drifting Blues - Johnny Moore's Three Blazers
The S.K. Blues - Saunders King & His Orchestra
Straighten Up And Fly Right - The King Cole Trio
(Opportunity Knocks But Once) Snatch And Grab It - Julia Lee & Her Boy Friends
Hurry On Down - Nellie Lutcher & Her Rhythm
Tell Me So - The Orioles
Corn Bread (excerpt/background) - Hal Singer Sextet

The Bird On My Head - The Music Of David Seville [not on aircheck]

Big Leg Emma - The Mothers Of Invention [not on aircheck, played at some point during the show but not sure when]