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The Dr. Demento Show #85-51 - December 22, 1985

Special Topic: Christmas Show
Entered by J. Alan Septimus (
A Christmas Carol (live) - Tom Lehrer
Purple Reindeer - Steve Altman
Swingin' Them Jingle Bells - Fats Waller
The Chipmunk Song - Canned Heat & The Chipmunks

The Christmas Tree Song - Larry Vincent
I'm A Christmas Tree - Wild Man Fischer (Duet w/ Dr. Demento)
Who Put The Gum In Santa's Whiskers? (edit) - Little Susie
Pantomime: Everywhere It's Christmas (excerpt) - The Beatles
All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Spike Jones & His City Slickers

Ho Ho Ho (Who'd Be A Turkey At Christmas) - Elton John
Monster Holiday - Lon Chaney, Jr.
Good King Kong Looked Out - Duh Brooklyn Boys Chorus (P.D.Q. Bach f/ Professor Peter Schickele)
Santa Claus Hides In The Phonograph - Santa Claus Himself (Ernest Hare)

Santa Claus And His Old Lady - Cheech & Chong
Santa's Secret - Johnny Guarneri/Slam Stewart
The Twelve Gifts Of Christmas - Allan Sherman

The Chickens Are In The Chimes - Sascha Burland & The Skipjack Choir w/ Mason Adams
I Yust Go Nuts At Christmas - Yogi Yorgesson w/ The Johnny Duffy Trio
Christmas Dragnet - Stan Freberg w/ Daws Butler & Orchestra

Santa Claus Is Watching You (1985 version) - Ray Stevens
Santa's Watching Me - Tim Cavanagh
Christmas Is Revolting (And so are the elves) - The Tuna Observatory
medley of bad Santa songs:

#5 Wreck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly - The Three Stooges
#4 Jingle Bells - Don Charles Presents The Singing Dogs Directed by Carl Weismann

#3 Green Chri$tma$ - Stan Freberg
#2 I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus - Kip Addotta

#1 Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer - Elmo & Patsy
next week: the Funny 25