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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KLSX) - October 23, 1988 (8p-10p)

Special Topic: classical dementia

Happy Birthday (Placebo E.P. version) - "Weird Al" Yankovic
Food To Rent - The Bobs
Bill From Bala - The Frantics
Clone - David Beldock

Demented News With Whimsical Will
Elvis Presley For President - Tabloid
October In Oxnard - Maffit & Davies
Halloween Spooks - Lambert, Hendricks & Ross

Whatever's Left Of Me - The Unchartables
My Boomerang Won't Come Back - Charlie Drake
You Never Know - Charlie Drake
I Wanna Be A Vulcan - Christian White & Solo

Poisoning Pigeons In The Park (orchestral version) - Tom Lehrer
Heigh Ho - Tom Waits
Spliceway To Heaven - The Splice Of Life Faculty

Spike Jones Describes The Musical (?) Instruments Used In "Dance Of The Hours"/Dance Of The Hours - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
Pal-Yat-Chee - Spike Jones & His City Slickers (Vocal Refrain by Homer & Jethro
L'Italiani In Algeri (excerpt) - Carlo Mari Giulini, conductor
William Tell Overture (brief in-studio vocalization) - Dr. Demento

Cockroaches - "Weird Al" Yankovic & Wendy Carlos
New Horizons In Music Appreciation - P.D.Q. Bach
The End Of A Symphony - Allan Sherman

#5 I Think I'm A Clone Now - "Weird Al" Yankovic
#4 Dead Puppies - Ogden Edsl Wahalia Blues Ensemble Mondo Bizzario Band

#3 D-O-D-G-E-R-S Song (Oh, Really? No, O'Malley) - Danny Kaye
#2 Penis Envy - Uncle Bonsai

#1 Monster Mash - Bobby (Boris) Pickett & The Crypt-Kickers
next week: a whole 2 hours' worth of haunted hits, spooky tunes, and scary melodies (Halloween)