Dr. Demento and “Weird Al” on Real People (1982)

Okay I am on a bit of a “Weird Al” kick today. To wrap up what is now “Weird Al” Friday, I give you Dr. Demento and “Weird Al” on the 1980s TV show, “Real People”.

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One thought on “Dr. Demento and “Weird Al” on Real People (1982)

  1. I was fortunate enough to meet the good Doctor for a Spike Jones retrospective put together by Spike Jones Jr at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills.

    I was half expecting funny horns, sparklers and streamers to burst from his big top hat when I shook his hand. Alas, he’s actually very calm. Wonder if it’s his old age.

    This was really neat to see. I wonder if that version of Another One Rides The Bus* is the one Dr. Demento played for years on the air before it was re-recorded. If so, that’s pretty cool to have come to produce and interview and get to be ON the recording.

    *Yes, I’m a Weird Al fan. What of it?

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