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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KMET) - October 15, 1978 (6:10p-10p)

NOTE: The show started a few minutes late due to a political announcement.
It's Sister Ginny's Turn To Throw The Bomb - Glencoves
Creativity In Action/I'm In The Mood For Love - Steve Martin

These Boots Are Made For Walkin' - Teddy & Darrel
Ralph And Herbie In The Big Sniff - Cheech & Chong
Hippety Hop - Allen & Grier
Let's Make The Water Turn Black - The Mothers Of Invention
Disc Jockey Blues - Bill Anson/Bobby Worth
Flying Saucer Parts 1 & 2 (new edit) - Buchanan & Goodman
Polly Wolly Doodle - Mae Questel

Who'd You Do The Ju-Ju To? - Alan Kirk
A Song With A Peel - Spike Jones Jr.
Yes, We Have No Bananas - Spike Jones & His City Slickers

Hey, You Want Any Codfish - Furman & Nash
Ballad Of Bloody Guts - Zilch Fletcher
Wrong Side Of The Road - Tom Waits

Cat Handcuffs - Steve Martin
Piles Of It - New Dixie Demons
Pancho Lopez - Lalo Guerrero
Duvid Crockett - Mickey Katz
Roots - Big Daddy

Elderly Man River - Stan Freberg
Come Up And See Me Sometime - Mae West
Dirty Mother For You - Roosevelt Sykes

In The Land Of Oo-Bla-Dee - Dizzy Gillespie
Rabbit Hash - Billy Golden
Onomatopeia - Todd Rundgren
Determination (brief accidental excerpt, gradually slowed down) - Todd Rundgren

Do You Want A Little Lovin'?/It's No Laughing Matter - Shorty Petterstein
Boogie Woogie Amputee - Barnes & Barnes
My Real Name/King Tut - Steve Martin

Inka Dinka Doo (brief accidental excerpt) - Sammy Davis, Jr.
Woody Woodpecker - Mel Blanc
Woody Woodpecker (excerpt) - Grace Stafford/Walter Lantz Orchestra
The Animal Song - King Perry
Shrivel Up - Devo
Mommy, Gimme A Drinka Water - Danny Kaye

Kids - Flip Wilson
Little Wooden Whistle - Bill Boyd & His Cowboy Ramblers
Candy Man Blues - Mississippi John Hurt
The Old Dope Peddler (live) - Tom Lehrer
Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour? - Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group

Huntington Park Song - Meyer & Drake
A Charitable Kind Of Guy - Steve Martin
Happy Feet (w/ intro) - Kermit (from The Muppet Show)
That's My Weakness Now - Cliff Edwards
They Took You Away, I'm Glad - Teddy & Darrel [played at 45 rpm instead of 33 1/3 rpm]
Minnie The Moocher (disco version) - Cab Calloway (w/ Bedlam A.C. accompanyng live in studio at end)
#10 The Smoke-Off - Shel Silverstein

#9 Hello D.J. - Don Bowman
#8 My Dead Dog Rover - Stu, Dave & Hank & Their Aeolian Duo-Art Player Piano
#7 Spam - Monty Python

#6 Frosty The Dope Man - Marc Zydiak
#5 Commercials - Benson & Alber
EXTRA: Idi Amin - John Bird

#4 Fish Heads - Barnes & Barnes
#3 Pencil Neck Geek (w/ epilogue) - Freddie Blassie [started at 45 rpm instead of 33 1/3 rpm then changed]
#2 Sweet Transvestite - Tim Curry
#1 Titties And Beer - Frank Zappa
next week: special surprises and old dementia (almost a decade of dementia)