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The Dr. Demento Show (on KMET) - December 23, 1979 (6p-10p)

Special Topic: Merry Christmas special
NOTE: This show was pre-recorded due to Dr. Demento being out of town for Christmas.

Wreck The Halls - The Three Stooges
Jingle Bells - The Singing Dogs
I Yust Go Nuts At Christmas - Yogi Yorgesson

White Christmas - Bobby The Poet
Run Rudolph Run - Chuck Berry
Good King Kong Looked Out - PDQ Bach
The Grimmest Time Of The Year - Devon
Carol - Peter Desberg

Have A Jewish Christmas - Song - Ray Brenner & Barry Blitzer
The Merry Old Philosopher - Eddie Lawrence
Ayatollah Khomeini Doll - The Machine
I Want You For Christmas - Mae Questel
Santa And The Sidewalk Surfer - The Crossfires

Greetings - Thomas A. Edison
A Sleighride Party - The Haydn Quartet
The Night Before Christmas - Basil Rathbone
Santa Claus Hides In The Phonograph - Ernest Hare
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (excerpt) - Riley-Farley Orchestra
Here Comes Santa Claus (excerpt) - Gene Autry
Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer - Spike Jones

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (edit) - Jimmy Boyd
The Chipmunk Song - The Chipmunks
Make A Daft Noise For Christmas - The Goodies

I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas - Gayla Peevey
A Daddy's Christmas - Albert Brooks
Father Christmas - The Kinks
Santa's Beard - The Beach Boys

Merry Christmas You Suckers - Paddy Roberts
Granny's Holiday Fruitcake - Granny
Ho Ho Ho (Who'd Be A Turkey At Christmas) - Elton John
Christmas Goose - Stan Boreson & Doug Setterberg

I Was Santa Claus At The Schoolhouse For The PTA - Yogi Yorgesson
Who Put The Gum In Santa's Whiskers (excerpt) - Little Susie
The Day That Santa Claus Retired - Rose & The Arrangement
Santa Claus Is Dead - Eight Bay Bus
There Ain't No Santa Claus - Benny Bell
I Want To Stay Up Late - Annette Ferra
Christmas Dragnet - Stan Freberg

A Surfer's Christmas List - The Surfaris

Bebop Santa Claus - Babs Gonzales
Santa Claus, The Original Hippie - Homer & Jethro
Santa Jaws (Part I) - Homemade Theatre
I'm Walking Backwards For Christmas - The Goons

Santa Jaws (Part II) - Homemade Theatre
Blue Christmas - Elvis Presley
The Day They Busted Santa Claus - Paul T. Morris
Donde Esta Santa Claus - Augie Rios

I Want A Beatle For Christmas - Patti Surbey & The Canadian VIP's
The Beatles Third Christmas Record - The Beatles
The Chipmunk Song - Canned Heat & The Chipmunks
Christmas Eve - Doc Daugherty & His Invisible Band
Kung Fu Christmas - National Lampoon
Chinchy Old Scrooge - Phil Moore & The Phil Moore Four

Musical Mike's Jazz Corner: Santa Claus Blues - Clarence Williams
White Christmas (original 1942 version) - Bing Crosby

#10 Monster's Holiday - Lon Chaney Jr.
#9 Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer - Elmo & Patsy
#8 Open Me First - Ogden Edsl

#7 The Twelve Gifts Of Christmas - Allan Sherman
#6 All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
#5 Green Chri$tma$ - Stan Freberg

#4 Christmas Balls - Ben Light
#3 The Twelve Days Of Christmas - Mushroom Tabernacle Choir
#2 Santa Claus And His Old Lady - Cheech & Chong
#1 A Christmas Carol - Tom Lehrer
EXTRA: Deck The Halls - Kukla, Fran & Ollie
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