January 21, 2018

The WRIU Children’s Show
January 21, 2018 (Squirrel Appreciation Day)

Show Opening (includes “Short Sabotage” by Yukari Fresh)
Hop Little Squirrel – Red Yarn / Wake Up & Sing

A Squirrel Is A Pretty Thing – Peggy, Penny, Mike & Barbara Seeger / Animal Folk Songs
Little Squirrel (Forage For Your Love) – Dan Myers / Hoodwinked Too!
Secret Squirrel – The Hanna-Barbera Singers / Secret Squirrel & Morocco Mole in Superspy
S.I.M.P. (Squirrels In My Pants) – 2 Gunz N The Parque / Phineas & Ferb
Mississippi Squirrel Revival – Ray Stevens / Dr. Demento’s Country Corn
Squirrel Girl – Matt Ludwig
The Squirrel ( Angus McFergus MacTavish Dundee) – Burl Ives
Jimmy Squirrel and Co. – Alexandre Desplat/ Fantastic Mr. Fox

Dug From The Archives: Hugga Hugga – The Cat’s Pajamas / Goin’ Bananas

Squirrels – The Beastly Boys
Sandy Squirrel – N.E.R.D. / The Spongebob Squarepants Movie: Sponge Out Of Water
Cyril The Karaoke Squirrel – Wee Hairy Beasties / Animal Crackers
Squirrels Just Wanna Have Fun – Lollipop Rock
Squirrely The Squirrel – Lucky Diaz & The Family Jam Band / A Potluck
More Squirrels – Max Steiner / The Adventures of Mark Twain
Slappy Squirrel Theme – Animaniacs / Variety Pack
Squirrel Footprints – Mary Kaye / Today I Was A Cat
The Squirrel – Tom Glazer / More Music For 1s & 2s

ID: Better Life #1

Schoolhouse Rocky – Bob Dorough & Friends / School House Rock!
Mother Necessity – Bob Dorough & Blossom Dearie / America Rock
Hug The Earth – Tickle Tune Typhoon / Peace Is The World Smiling

–Robby Benson’s Birthday–
Something There – Robby Benson & Paige O’Hara / Beauty & The Beast (1991)

–Steve Reeve’s Birthday–
Theme (from Hercules) – Enzo Masetti

–Edwin Starr’s Birthday–
Agent Double-O Soul – Edwin Starr

–Mac Davis’s Birthday–
A Little Less Conversation (Junkie XL Remix) – Elvis Presley / Lilo & Stitch 2

–Telly Savalas’ Birthday–
Kojak Theme – The John Gregory Orchestra / BBC Detective Themes

–Placido Domingo’s Birthday–
The Impossible Dream – Placido Domingo / Man Of La Mancha

–Richie Havens’ Birthday–
Richie Havens & Rockapella / One World/One Heart For Kids

–Dean Fredericks’ Birthday–
Steve Canyon Theme Song

Muppets In The Middle: Silly Squirrel Dance – The Squirrelles / Hot! Hot! Hot! Dance Songs

Found A Peanut – The Music For Little People Chorus
A Peanut Sat On A Railroad Track Medley – The Sandpipers
Fruit Nut – XTC
Far Out Space Nuts Theme Song
I Had A Little Nut Tree – Sam Hinton / Whomever Shall Have Some Peanuts
I’m A Nut – Leroy Pullins
Linus and Lucy – Vince Guaraldi / Oh Good Grief!
Found A Peanut – Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds
Mahara Mothra (PS-19BMix) – The Peanuts / Mothra Vs Godzilla
Let It Go – Idina Menzel / Frozen

ID: The Long & Winding Road #1

Family Feud Theme – Robert Israel

Unforgettable – Sia / Finding Dory
Wind In My Hair – Mandy Moore / Tangled: The Series

Under The Sea – Samuel E. Wright / The Little Mermaid
Jump In The Line (Shake, Shake Senora) – Harry Belafonte / Beetlejuice
The Horse With The Striped Pajamas – Jay Laga’aia / Family Time
Brigadier – President Romana
Baby Bumblebee – Kimbo Educational / Here Is Thumkin!
Don’t Fence Me In – Roy Rogers / Way Out West

Old Farmer Giles, A Goodnight Poem read by Bill J. Parker
Jump Around – House of Pain / Turbo
Go Go Gophers Theme
Puff The Magic Dragon – Broken Social Scene / See You On The Moon
Oh! You Pretty Things – The Honeydogs & Chastity Brown / Let All The Children Boogie
Twist & Shout – The Mamas & The Papas
I Got Plenty Of Nuttin’ – Rosemary Clooney & Perez Prado

Pinball Wizard (Singing Version) – The Wild Honey Singers / Pinball Wizard
Closing (includes “They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa!” by Napoleon XIV, “Trees For America” by John Denver & “So Long & Thanks For All The Fish” by Hilary Summers, Kemi Ominiyi & The R’svp Voices)

January 14, 2018

The WRIU Children’s Show
January 14, 2018 (International Kite Day)

Show Opening (includes “Short Sabotage” by Yukari Fresh)
Kites Are Fun – The Free Design / Sing for Very Important People

Big Kite – Flannery Brothers / New Explorer’s Club
The Kite – The Cast / A Year With Frog and Toad
¡A volar cometas!/Let’s Go Fly Kites! – Sol y Canto / El Doble De Amigos/Twice As Many Friends
If I Were A Kite – Ana Moo
My Green Kite – Peter Himmelman / My Green Kite
Kites In The Sky – Patrick Doyle / Nanny McPhee

Dug From The Archives: Go Fly A Kite! – Shari Lewis / Hi Kids

The Kite – Anthony Rapp / You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown (1999 Revival Cast)
Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite – Caspar Babypants / Baby Beatles
My Kite – Barney / Barney’s Big Surprise
The Kite – Jan A.P. Kaczmarek / Finding Neverland
The Ballad of Little Kite (A Tale Of Courage) – Lois Young
Kites – Oklin Bloodworth
If I Were A Kite – Rebecca Frezza
Kite Song – Hap Palmer / Pretend
Kite Song – Franciscus Henri
Let’s Go Fly A Kite – Duke Ellington / Mary Poppins
Let’s Go Fly A Kite – Louis Prima & Gia Maione / Let’s Fly With Mary Poppins

ID: Twilight Zone #1

Schoolhouse Rocky – Bob Dorough & Friends / School House Rock!

–Grady Tate’s Birthday–
Fireworks – Grady Tate / America Rock
Naughty Number Nine – Grady Tate / Multiplication Rock

—Hans J. Salter’s Birthday–
Main Title from The Son of Dracula – Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra / Themes from Horror Movies
Treacherous Trek from The Mole People – Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra / Themes from Horror Movies
Main Title from The House Of Frankenstein – Dick Jacobs & His Orchestra / Themes from Horror Movies

The Sesame Street Birthday Song (Happy Birthday To You/Happy Birthday To You From Sesame Street) – Bob & The Cast

Muppets In The Middle: Put A Cookie In My Mouth – Cookie Monster / Happy Birthday To You From Sesame Street

–Guy Williams’ Birthday–
Zorro – The Chordettes
Lost In Space Theme – The CBS Orchestra / Brain In A Box

–Grant Gustin’s Birthday–
The Fastest Man Alive/Always Late – Blake Neely & Nathaniel Blume / The Flash: Season 1
Runnin’ Home To You – Grant Gustin / The Flash: Duets

–Jason Bateman’s Birthday–
The Jumbo Pop Hustle – Michael Giacchino / Zootopia

–Lawrence Kasdan’s Birthday–
Jabba Flow – Shag Kava
Ewok Gospel – Andrew Zilch & Billy Dee Williams
Yub Nub – Parry Gripp

–Mark Goodson’s Birthday–
The Price Is Right Theme (original version)

ID: The Long & Winding Road #1

Family Feud Theme (TV Version) – Robert Israel

Winnie The Pooh – Zooey Deschanel / Winnie The Pooh
Goodnight Kid – The Big Epic Show

The Price Is Right – Robert Israel
You’re Welcome – Dwayne Johnson / Moana

I’m Still Standing – Taron Egerton / Sing
Boogie Bear – Boyd Bennett & His Rockets
Darkwing Duck Theme
Darkwing Duck – Scott Bradlee’s Saturday Morning Slow Jams
The Crumble Song – Lorraine Bowen

When I Grow Up, A Goodnight Poem read by Bill J. Parker

–Allen Toussaint’s Birthday–
Java Jones – Donna Lynn
Java – Thelonious Moog
Yes We Can Can – The Pointer Sisters / The Stars Come Out On Sesame Street

–Slim Gaillard’s Birthday–
Cement Mixer (Put-Ti Put-Ti) – Slim Gaillard
Chicken Rhythm – Slim Gaillard / Jazz For Kids

–Dave Grohl’s Birthday–
Rainbow Connection – The Moopets / The Muppets

–Faye Dunnaway’s Birthday–
Black Magic – Jerry Goldsmith / Supergirl

Clarinet Candy – Leonard Slatkin & The Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Leroy Anderson Favorites
Closing (includes “They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa!” by Napoleon XIV, “Trees For America” by John Denver & “So Long & Thanks For All The Fish” by Hilary Summers, Kemi Ominiyi & The R’svp Voices)

Hidden Bonus Track: The Bionic Woman – Geoff Love & His Orchestra

January 7, 2018

The WRIU Children’s Show
January 7, 2018 (National Old Rock Day)

Show Opening (includes “Short Sabotage” by Yukari Fresh)
We Want A Rock – They Might Be Giants

Hippy Hippy Shake – Chan Romero / Land Of 1000 Dances
The Purple People Eater – Sheb Wooley
Rockin’ Robin – Bobby Day
Surfin’ Bird – The Trashmen
Taul Paul – Annette Funicello / A Musical Reunion With America’s Girl Next Door
Mr. Bass Man – Johnny Cymbal
The Jolly Green Giant – The Kingsmen
Rompin’ and Stompin’ – Freddy Bell & The Bellboys

Dug From The Archives: Kickapoo Joy Juice – The Rivingtons

Splish Splash – Bobby Darin
Leader Of The Laundromat – The Detergents
Let’s Do The Fink – Mike Russo / Fink Along With Mad
Shake, Rattle and Roll – Bob McFadden & Dor – Songs Our Mummy Taught Us
Hound Dog – Elvis Presely / Lilo & Stitch
Rock Around Mother Goose – Barry Gordon
The Green Door – Jim Lowe
Sea Cruise – Frankie Ford
See You Later Alligator – Bill Haley & The Comets
Twist and Shout – The Isley Brothers
[Bonus Track: Guitar Boogie – Al Cailoa]

ID: Queen Elizabeth II #1

Schoolhouse Rocky – Bob Dorough & Friends / School House Rock!
A Victim Of Gravity – The Tokens / Science Rock
Familes That Rock – Learning Thru Music / Science Notes Junior II

— Eliot Daniel’s Birthday–
Barbie – Charlotte Austin & Bill Cunnigham / Barbie Sings!
I Love Lucy (Vocal) – Desi Arnaz / Babalu Music
Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) – Burl ives / So Dear To My Heart
Pecos Bill – Fess Parker / Musical Monkeyshines

–Erin Gray’s Birthday–
Suspension (Vocal Version) – Kipp Lennon / Buck Rogers in The 25th Century
Wilma Trapped – Bruce Broughton / Buck Rogers Season Two

— Eric Jupp’s Birthday —
Skippy The Bush Kangaroo Theme (EP Version) – Eric Jupp & His Orchestra

Muppets In The Middle: Let’s Go Tubbin’ – The Bath Boys / Splish Splash: Bath Time Fun

–Alan Napier’s Birthday–
Blue Oak Tree – Alan Napier (Sit Pellinore) & Sebastian Cabot (Sir Ector) / The Sword In The Stone
Give ‘Em Zap, Old Chap – Bruce and The Robin Rockers / The Batman Theme
Gotham City – Nelson Riddle / Batman

–Charles Addams’ Birthday–
The Addams Family Theme (Vocal Version) – Vic Mizzy
When You’re An Addams – The Broadway Cast / The Addams Family: The Musical
Uncle Fester’s Blues – Vic Mizzy / The Addams Family
The Lurch – Ted Cassidy
Addams Groove – MC Hammer

–George Buza’s Birthday–
Ewoks Theme Song
X-Men: The Animated Series Theme Song

–David Yost’s Birthday–
Go Go Power Rangers II – Aaron Waters / Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Album

–Karl Kesel’s Birthday–
The Metropolis Kid – Michael Morhaime & Glenn Stafford / The Death and Return Of Superman (Sega Version)

[Bonus Track: Ship To Ship – Michael Giacchino / Star Trek: Into Darkness]

ID: Captain Sensible #1

Family Feud Theme – The Hit Crew / As Seen On TV: Game Show Themes

Midnight Ride Of Paul Revere – Jim Lowe
The Ballad Of Sir Isaac Newton – Tom Glazer & Dottie Evans / Space Songs
Home (Film Version) – Nick Jonas / Ferdinand

–Kenny Loggins’ Birthday–
House At Pooh Corner – Loggins & Messina / A Child’s Celebration of Song

–Nicholas Cage’s Birthday–
Ghost Rider – Christopher Young / Ghost Rider
Shine Your Way – Owl City & Yuna / The Croods

–Jeremy Renner’s Birthday–
Theme of Hawkeye (from Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3) – Hideyuki Fukasawa

The Wi-Wallnuts In The Land Of Pet Rockers, A Nonsense Story told by Bill J. Parker
I Feel Fine – The Woofers and Tweeters Ensemble / Beatle Barkers
Marshmallow World – Darlene Love / A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector
We Walk – R.E.M.
Simon Smith & The Amazing Dancing Bear – Alan Price
Do You Want To Build A Snowman? – Kristin Bell, Agatha Lee Monn & Katie Lopez / Frozen

Flash’s Theme – Queen / Flash Gordon

Closing (includes “They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa!” by Napoleon XIV, “Trees For America” by John Denver & “So Long & Thanks For All The Fish” by Hilary Summers, Kemi Ominiyi & The R’svp Voices)

–Steven Williams’ Birthday–
Hidden Bonus Track: The 100 Lives Of Blackjack Savage Theme – Mike Post

December 31, 2017

The WRIU Children’s Show
December 31, 2017 (New Year’s Eve)

Show Opening (includes “Short Sabotage” by Yukari Fresh)England Swings – The Robert DeCormier Singers

Thunderbirds March — Ben Foster & Nick Foster / Thunderbirds Are Go! Vol. 2
The Doctor Forever (Dialog Version) – Murray Gold
Red Dwarf Theme Song
Marvin – Stephen Moore / Marvin 7″
Abslom Daak: Dalek Killer – Slaves of Kane / Abslom Daak Flexi
All Together Now – The Beatles / Yellow Submarine
Cottleston Pie – The Divine Comedy
In The Middle Of The House – Alma Cogan / Hello Children Everywhere Vol 1
Supercar Theme (Series 2) – Barry Gray / Stand By For Action

Dug From The Archives: Ivanoe Theme Song

Theme From The Saint – Edwin Astley & His Orchestra / Music From The Saint
Modesty Blaise Theme (Vocal Version) – John Dankworth
Theme from The Avengers – Laurie Johnson
Dangermouse Theme Song
Hight Wire (Theme from Danger Man) – Ivor Stanley & His Orchestra
To Wimbledon With Love – The Wombles / The Best Wombles Album So Far Vol. 1
Goodbye, Mr. Bond – Blotto
Randall and Hopkirk Theme Song
Sherlock Holmes – Paul Spring
The Game Is On – David Arnold & Michael Price / Sherlock

ID: Queen Elizabeth II

Rainbow Theme Song
Trees (A Tree He Asks No Question) – Rainbow
When You Know Your Way – The Road Safety Hedgehogs

Frankfurter Sandwiches – Joanne & The Streamliners / Hello Children Everywhere 3
One Potato, Two Potato – Brian Cant
I Can’t Do My Bally Bottom Button Up – Ian Wallace
Any Old Iron – Peter Sellers
Right Said Fred – Bernard Cribbins
The Bee Song – Arthur Askey
Mud – Ivor Cutler Trio / Colours Are Brighter
The Hippopotamus Song (Mud Mud) – Flanders & Swann
You Need Feet – Bernard Breslaw

Muppets In The Middle: Wotcher Knocked ‘Em In The Old Kent Road – Fozzie Bear / The Muppet Show Music Hall

Postman Pat Song – Ken Barrie / 100% Kids
It’s Great To Be An Engine – Thomas & Friends / Thomas’ Songs & Roadhouse Rhythms
Nellie The Elephant – Mandy Miller
Teletubbies Say “Eh-Oh” – Teletubbies / The Album
I Want It Now/Oompa Loompa – Julie Dawn Cole & The Oompa Loompas / Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory
I’m Going Slightly Mad – Queen
The Pun Song – Sir Robert Helpman, Peter Sellers & Dudley Moore / Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland
England Swings – Billy Strange
[Countdown To London: 2018]
Auld Lang Syne – Max Bygraves

ID: My Favorite Station #1

London England (Live) – Corduroy
Let’s Build A Zoo – Saint Etienne / Up The Wooden Hills
The Mr. Men Show Theme (Dance Mix) – Peter Michail
I Love Dancing – Mr. Bean
Cosmic Dancer – T.Rex
My Hometown (London) – PAMS
Crocodile Rock – Bob The Builder & Elton John
Camberwick Green Theme Song
Voldemort Can’t Stop The R ock – Harry & The Potters

Simon and The Chameleon, a story of Simon In The Land Of Chalk Drawings told by Bernard Cribbins
Rupert The Bear – Jackie Lee
Kooks – David Bowie
Sci-Fi Medley – Frank Sidebottom
Wouldn’t It be Loverly – Julie Andrews / Oncec Upon A Time
Run Rabbit Run – Flanagan & Allen
The Silly Old Baboon – Spike Milligan
Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life/Bows – The Broadway Cast / Spamalot

Tchop! Tchop! – Mariana Ramos / Cape-Verde: Songs, Nursey Rhymes & Lullabies
Closing (includes “They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa!” by Napoleon XIV, “Trees For America” by John Denver & “So Long & Thanks For All The Fish” by Hilary Summers, Kemi Ominiyi & The R’svp Voices)