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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby TMBJon » Fri Jun 17, 2011 7:45 pm

I agree with you, giantlobsterrobot. In fact I think some of his best unreleased songs are those medley snippets from the 80s and 90s.
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby weirdojace » Wed Jun 22, 2011 12:40 am

Yeah man, Take the L Out of Liver is deep.
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby Way_Moby » Wed Jun 22, 2011 1:15 am

weirdojace wrote:Yeah man, Take the L Out of Liver is deep.


If you play it backwards, you can hear someone say, "Al is dead."
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby JohnnyLurg » Wed Nov 28, 2012 10:21 am

TMBJon wrote:I'm hardly saying I don't have a true fondness for each of those songs. But I sympathize with Al when he says he's reluctant to release a lot of that stuff. I don't think he has anything to be bashful about with Belvedere Cruisin', Take Me Down, School Cafeteria, Pac-Man, It's Still Billy Joel To Me, Nobody Here But Us Frogs, American Slob, and a few others.


Four of those have already been released on Dr. Demento's Basement Tapes though. Too bad that series seems to have been discontinued. Take Me Down and Nobody Here But Us Frogs are definitely my favorites out of those.
not to mention the toilets at Madonna Inn
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby Eyeball Chair » Mon Dec 03, 2012 7:25 pm

American Slob
Nobody Here But Us Frogs
Won't Eat Prunes Again
Belvedere Crusing



I like other ones too, but these are my 4 favorites.
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby JohnnyLurg » Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:32 pm

Feel Like Throwin' Up still makes me laugh out loud.
not to mention the toilets at Madonna Inn
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby Yankomaniac » Sun Aug 04, 2013 8:16 pm

Heell Yeeeahh Booooyyyy!!!
What a racket they're makin', Jack, they keep me up at night playin' their electric guitars!!

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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby mybologna » Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:35 pm

Baby Likes Burping still makes me laugh xP
Pac-Man is really clever, maybe not hilarious but still very clever.
I love It's Still Billy Joel To Me, and most of the early Food Medley songs are hilarious (Take the L Out of Liver is moving)
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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby joseyklein » Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:50 pm

Burger King
Wont Eat Prunes Again
If I Could Make Love To A Bottle
Whole Lotta Lunch

Nuff Said

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Re: Favorite 'early years' songs?

Postby TMBJon » Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:55 pm

Lyrically, Won't Eat Prunes Again is one of Al's dumbest parodies. But the accordion solo in the middle of that song stands up as one of the best re-creations of a rock song on accordion ever played.

My favorite from that era is probably Nobody Here But Us Frogs. :foil:
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