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playlist courtesy of The Dr. Demento Show

The Dr. Demento Show (live on KMET) - September 16, 1979 (6p-10p)

Special Topic: a strange, weird, wonderful new album called Circus Royale
My Bologna - Alfred Yankovic
I Wanna Hot Dog For My Roll - Butterbeans & Susie

Back To School Again - Timmie "Oh Yeah" Rogers
(I've Got Those "Wake Up, Seven-Thirty - Wash Your Ears They're Dirty - Eat Your Eggs And Oatmeal - Rush To School") Blues - Jimmy Boyd
Ukulele Blues - Martin Mull
The Man On The Flying Trapeze - Spike Jones & His City Slickers

Party Doll - Big Daddy
Big Bruce - Steve Greenberg
Cocaine Bill - The Blazers
A Dying Business - Chad Mitchell Trio

Smog Bound - The Hifis
Smog - Johnny Donn
Del Taco Teaser: What comedy group did Tony Hendra go on to be part of? (Answer: National Lampoon)
Rover - Hendra & Ullett
Henry - New Riders Of The Purple Sage
Smokin' Reefers - Larry Adler

Louie Louie - Psychotic Petunias
A Tisker, A Tasket - Chick Webb/Ella Fitzgerald
Diaper People - Mal Sharpe

Gasoline Gus And His Jitney Bus - Billy Murray
Turn Your Head Sweetheart - Hawthorne
Sweet Violets - Larry Vincent
Wally Padrowski Accordion School - The Rhino Brothers

Freakin' At The Freaker's Ball - Shel Silverstein
Me And My Vibrator - Suzie Seacell
Molasses, Molasses (It's Icky Sticky Goo) - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
Ode To Gary Coleman - E. Joseph Williams

Robin Hood - I'm Sorry, I'll Read That Again Original Cast

I Feel Like A Cigaret Butt In The Toilet Of Love - David Little
River Blues - Jesse's String Five

The Day Of The Game - Peerless Quartet
I'm A Cheer Leader - Dave Franklin & His Franklinsteins
Jesus Christ, Football Star - Martin Mull
Golden Gridiron Boy - Randy Newman
The Football Card - Glenn Sutton

School Cafeteria - Alfred Yankovic
Etiquette Blues - Six Jumping Jacks
Matzoh Man! - The Yiddish People
Big Jog - Change Of Pace

Cruel Shoes - Steve Martin
Whatcha Gonna Do - Susie & The Seashells
Ernest - Skip Woolwine
Beverly Hills Blues Festival - The Rhino Brothers
A Little Priest - Sweeny Todd Original Cast

Musical Mike's Jazz Corner: Grandpa's Spells - Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers
#10 The Purple People Eater - Sheb Wooley

#9 Wet T-Shirt Nite - Frank Zappa
#8 The Reluctant Cannibal - Flanders & Swann
#7 Time Warp - Rocky Horror Picture Show Soundtrack

#6 My Dead Dog Rover - Stu, Dave & Hank
EXTRA: The Hicky On Your Neck - Tiny Tim
#5 The Smoke-Off - Shel Silverstein [transmitter off the air for 3 minutes during this selection]

#4 My Bologna - Alfred Yankovic
#3 Fish Heads - Barnes & Barnes
Beverly Hills Blues Festival (brief accidental excerpt) - The Rhino Brothers
#2 My Name Is Larry - Wild Man Fischer [played at 45 rpm & 78 rpm instead of 33 1/3 rpm during brief sections near end]
#1 Dead Puppies - Ogden Edsl
next week: we just might tentatively be with you next week coming from the L.A. County Fair live in Pomona