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The Dr. Demento Show (on KSAN) - January 6, 1980 (6p-10p)

Special Topic: a very special interview with Harry Shearer (now of the cast of Saturday Night Live, formerly of The Credibility Gap)

Goodbye 50's, Hello 60's (excerpt) - The Quaker City Boys
I Gotta Get A Fake I.D. - Barnes & Barnes & Damaskas & Sulu & Dr. Demento
Chug-A-Lug - Roger Miller
Everybody's Truckin' - The Modern Mountaineers

I Got A Code In My Doze - Rosetta Duncan
I Caught A Cold In My Heart - Lou Carter
I've Got Tears In My Ears - Homer & Jethro
The Football Card - Glenn Sutton
Basketball Jones Featuring Tyrone Shoelaces - Cheech & Chong
10 Days After Christmas - Nestor Pistor

Pasties And A G-String - Tom Waits
Strip Polka - Johnny Mercer
Wet T-Shirt Night - Frank Zappa
Cup Cakes - Terri "Cup Cake" O'Mason
Biddie McGraw - Carlton Showband
O Katharina - Billy Murray

Bloat On - Cheech & Chong
The Eggplant That Ate Chicago - Dr. West's Medicine Show & Junk Band
No Bout Adoubt It - Fred Blassie/Passing By - The Beach Boys [played simultaneously]
Chederanian National Anthem - The Mystic Knights Of The Oingo Boingo

Moose On The Loose - Roddy Jackson
What Ya Think 'Bout Lickin' My Chicken - Bill Cosby
Chicken Song - Hendra & Ullett
Two Hits And The Joint Turned Brown - Dillard, Hartford & Dillard
I Got Stoned And I Missed It - Shel Silverstein
The Bumblebee Invaded The Nudist Colony - Billy Mitchell
The Laughing Policeman - Charles Penrose
The Laughing Gnome - David Bowie

Wonderful WINO (Top-40 Disc Jockey) - George Carlin
E.I.O. Song - Mel Blanc
Mr. Roberts #1 - National Lampoon
Music Business Lament - anonymous
Ahab The Arab (live) - Ray Stevens
Idi Amin (Amazin' Man) - John Bird

I Ran From Iran - Cliche
There's A New Sound - Tony Burrello [also brief accidental excerpt during above]

Billy The Mountain - The Mothers
We're Very Fussy On The Radio - John Charles Raymond
My Girl's Pussy - R. Crumb & His Cheap Suit Serenaders

You Can't Judge A Book By Its Hair - The Credibility Gap
Interview with Harry Shearer of Saturday Night Live

Stars And Stripes Forever - Crazy Rick's Psychedelic Flea Band

My Parachute Won't Open - Itzhak Volansky
Fifteen Beers Ago - Ben Colder
Musical Mike's Jazz Corner: Jubilee Stomp - Duke Ellington

#10 Something's In The Bag - Barnes & Barnes
#9 Poisoning Pigeons In The Park (orchestral version) - Tom Lehrer [accidentally started at 33 1/3 rpm instead of 45 rpm, then recued]
#8 Warm Leatherette - The Normal
EXTRA: Sex With A Gun - The Blotto Bros.
#7 The Geek's Revenge - Don Noon
EXTRA: My Boomerang Won't Come Back - Charlie Drake
#6 Shaving Cream - Benny Bell/Paul Wynn
#5 Ayatollah - Steve Dahl
EXTRA: Irate Iranians - Bob Selvin Band
#4 Frosty The Dope Man - Marc Zydiak
EXTRA: Ain't We Crazy - Haywire Mac
#3 Everybody Wants My Fanny - Benny Bell
#2 They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa! (demented mix) - Napoleon XIV
EXTRA: I'm Normal (early fade) - The Emperor

#1 My Bologna - "Weird Al" Yankovic