National Lampoon Radio Hour Shows

Show listings on this page include only highlights for reference. For complete individual program listings, click the titles.

Show #1 / First Show
Celebrity Primal Screams Contest; Chit-Chat with Pat Nixon; No-Eyes, Blind Detective

Show #2
Remember Those Fabulous 20s?; Land A Million Game Show; Butter In Taxicabs; Wish Fulfillment Playhouse

Show #3
New Beatles Song; The Romance of King Creosote; Camera Club of the Air; The Ryan O’Neil Story; Craig Baker, Perfect Master

Show #4
Louie, We Have You Surrounded; National Lampoon Radio Hour Call-In Show; Catch It and You Keep It

Show #5
The Lost Glider; Various Diner and Restaurant Bits; Charmin Commercial Goes Wrong; What If Ed Sullivan Were Tortured? (Impression)

Show #6 / Traditional Christmas Show
Christmas Around the World; Baby Jesus’ Thank-You Notes; Christmas in Russia; Christmas in Northern Ireland; The Gift of the Nazi; The Night the Animals Talked

Show #7 / The Missing Whitehouse Tapes
Humor Buffs for Nixon; Impeachment Day Parade; Mrs. Agnew’s Diary; Big Dick (Sesame Street Parody); Mission: Impeachable; Swearing Out Ceremony; Whitehouse Basement Tapes; Nixon’s Watergate Mea Culpa Speech

Show #8
Lava Lamp Repairman; National Humor Shortage Crisis; Ice Capades; Recipe Corner; Cavalcade of Non-Violent Sports

Show #9
Your Robbery of the Air; Old Man Atom; Great Jokes of History; Dial-a-Curse; The Loan Arranger; Limerick Time; Ralph Nadar Interview

Show #10 / The Censorless Woman
Excerpts from “The Censorless Woman”; Interview with Don Corleone; Traffic Accident Play-by-Play; Robert Lamont, Building Climber; Nichols and May

Show #11
Dudley Moore and Peter Cook; God Attends a Boxing Match; Monopoly with Nixon; Joe Namath Out to Pasture; “Let Us Speak English”

Show #12
Marijuana; Egyptian Archaeology; Ed’s Big Date; Norman Fishbank, Pirate; The Ballad of Charles Whitman; The Mason Reese Institute

Show #13 / The Best of National Lampoon Radio Hour
Mexican Copper; The Indianapolis Academy of the French Accent; The Nazi Dr. Doolittle; “Waiting for Godot”; Suicide Hotline; Land A Million Game Show; Joni Mitchell Parody; Craig Baker, Perfect Master; Doomed Space Capsule Update; The Ryan O’Neal Story

(last hour-long show—half-hour shows hereafter)

Show #14
Fireside Chat with Richard Nixon; Frozen Bodies; George Washington Carver; Dr. Norman Vincent Peale; Comedy Stylings of King Faisal; Part Two Yet to Come

Show #15
Rorschach Test of the Air; Neil Young Parody; Humor Consumer Rights; Nettie Is the Nitwit of the Networks; Craig Baker, Perfect Master; More to Come

Show #16
Mr. Chatterbox; Letters; Heavily Into Jesus (C&W Parody); Leonard Cohen Parody; Interview with Russian Novelist (“interupted”)

Show #17 / Listener Request Show
Watergate Poll; Art for Art’s Sake; National Lampoon Radio Hour Call-In Show; What If Ed Sullivan Were Tortured?; End of the World Is Coming; Monolithic Oil; Mr. Mike, Benefactor

Show #18
Dr. Norman Vincent Nightcap Answers Your Questions; Royal Dutch Gas; The Ballad of K.C. River Rat; NatLamp Unto My Feet

Show #19
H&R Block Reasons; Humor Test; Poetry Writing Contest; Craig Baker, Perfect Master; S.L.A. Notice

Show #20
More H&R Block Reasons; College Students; Megaphone News; Police Auditions; Americans United to Beat the Dutch; Linda Blair Acceptance Speech

Show #21 / Salute to Entertainment Show
What’s On Your Mind? Game Show; Mr. Hammerstein Writing Music; 1974 Porny Awards; Henry Leffingwell Interviews Cedric Simmons, Film Director

Show #22 / Traditional Easter Show
Dr. Norman Vincent Peale’s Advice to Boxers, Bangladesh, Jesus; NatLamp Unto My Feet; John 3:16 Parody; Onward Christian Soldiers Parody

Show #23
Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Alternative Child; Mother Goose’s Wine; 1973 Miss America Pageant; The Jimmy Dugan Story

Show #24
The Dick and Jane Show; Flash Bazbo Space Explorer; Cat Stevens Parody; Mattress Police; Fred Purdue’s Chicken; Craig Baker, Perfect Master

Show #25 / Welcome Back, Death Penalty!
Time to Go, Johnny; Death Penalty for Shoplifting; Nixon Kills Ziegler; Al Capone On Trial; Who Parody; The Rosenbergs; Wobbles The Goose Gets Cooked

Show #26 / The Canadian Show
“The Americans” Parody; Quick Canada Quiz; Neil Young Parody; Adventures of Corporal MacInerney; Megaphone Newsreel Visits the Frozen North

Show #27
The Comedy Stylings of (fill-in-the-blank); Interrogation of John Wayne; Death of A Salesman; Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Consumer Reports Editor at Home

Show #28 / The Sluts From Space, Part 1

Show #29 / The Sluts From Space, Part 2

Show #30 / The Case of the Mad Vandal, Part 1

Show #31 / The Case of the Mad Vandal, Part 2

June 23, 1974 / #32 / 100% Recycled Radio: Summer Reruns Show
Donovan Parody; Crossword Puzzle; NRA Commercial; House Rules; The Romance of King Creosote; Lip Reading Expert

Show #33 / Festival of Summer Reruns Show
The Lost Glider; National Lampoon Radio Show Call-In Show; Al Jolson Parody; Police Emergency Rape Line

Show #34 / Summer Reruns Show #3

Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Interview with Dexter and Warren, Siamese Twins; Elf Warning; Dial-A-Curse; Advice From God; Dr. John Parody; Mr. Chatterbox

Show #35 / Summer Reruns Show #4
The Kids Want To Stay Up Late; Peter Cook & Dudley Moore; John Denver Parody; Monolithic Oil Corp.; Monopoly With Richard Nixon

Show #36 / Summer Reruns Show #5
Louie, Come Out With Your Hands Up; Alternative Child; Tokyo Rose; Cat Stevens Parody; The Jimmy Dugan Story; John Belushi’s Farewell

Show #37 / Summer Reruns Show #6
Mr. Chatterbox; Linda Blair Oscar Acceptance Speech; “Filler” Material Discussion; Craig Baker, Perfect Master; George Washington Carver; John Belushi’s Suicide

Show #38 / Welcome Back, Death Penalty! (repeat of show #25)
Time to Go, Johnny; Death Penalty for Shoplifting; Nixon Kills Ziegler; Al Capone On Trial; Who Parody; The Rosenbergs; Wobbles The Goose Gets Cooked

Show #39 / The Canadian Show (repeat of show #26)
“The Americans” Parody; Quick Canada Quiz; Neil Young Parody; Adventures of Corporal MacInerney; Megaphone Newsreel Visits the Frozen North

Show #40 / Summer Rerun Show #9 (repeat of  show #27)
The Comedy Stylings of (fill-in-the-blank); Interrogation of John Wayne; Death of A Salesman; Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Consumer Reports Editor at Home

Show #41 / Summer Rerun Show #10
Humor Test; Daffy Duck Song; Poetry Writing Contest; Elizabeth Taylor; 1973 Miss America Pageant; Craig Baker, Perfect Master; Gerry Ford Tribute

Show #42 / Summer Rerun Rip-Off Show
The Ryan O’Neal Story; Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Joe Namath Put Out to Pasture; Danny Thomas; Royal Dutch Gas; Suicide Hotline; Matress Police

Show #43/ The Case of the Mad Vandal, Part 1 (repeat of  show #30)

Show #44 / The Case of the Mad Vandal, Part 2 (repeat of show #31)

Show #45 / The Rehearsal
Guru Craig Baker; Mr. Chatterbox and Gracie Whitebread Are Dead; Ira Schnorrs, Talent Agent; Nixon on the Skids; Russian Stand Ups; Behind the Scenes

Show #46 / Moby! The Musical

Show #47 / Gala Second Season Show
Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Pete Seeger Parody; Bulldozers; Hoosier Hotshots; Underwear Advice; Eye Banks; Lady Windemere’s Fan; James Taylor Parody; Stand Up Parody; Mr. Veal Chop

Show #48
Salvation Army; Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Spike Jones; Baby Brando; Closet Queen; Interview with the Hollywood Gay Alliance

Show #49 / The California Show
Hunter Thompson Parody; Prison Farm; Hollywood Stars Tour; Rip Van Ripple; Grateful Dead Parody; Patty Hearst Plea; California Radio News

Show #50
Answering Machine; Singles Bar of the Air; Rapping with John; Terminal Football; Guru Craig Baker: Miracle with Silly Putty

Show #51 / Perry Shriner, Court Appointed Lawyer
Perry Mason Parody; Unwanted Drummer In Studio; Ali and Foreman Interview

Show #52
Mel Brewer’s Insomnia Time, with Ron Fields; Pro Ball Ads; The Idiot; Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Camera Club of the Air; Tale of the Supernatural

Show #53
Cheech and Chong Parody; The Golden Years of Hollywood; Turtle Woman; The Immigrants: The Hillbillies; More Cheech and Chong

Show #54 / The Chuck Fred ’n’ Bubba Show
KORN, Durante, Iowa; Ronda Sue’s Beauty Tips; Comedy Corner; Farm Report The Ballad of Bubba ‘n’ Chuck Fred; “National Lampoon Radio Hour”; Daily Devotions

Show #55 / Flash Bazbo, a Man and His Music
Musical Parody Encores: Trucker Song; Mother Goose’s Wine; Cat Stevens; The Who; James Taylor; Leonard Cohen; Pete Seeger; Dr. John

Show #56 / The California Show (repeat of show #49)
Hunter Thompson Parody; Prison Farm; Hollywood Stars Tour; Rip Van Ripple; Grateful Dead Parody; Patty Hearst Plea; California Radio News

Show #57
Flash Bazbo, Space Explorer; Music Perspectives with Ron Fields; Overdose Heaven; Guru Craig Baker Visits a Bar; Psychology Ptoday Blues

Show #58 / Christmas Show

Show #59 / The Final Show
Laughs From the Past: Collage of Highlights from the National Lampoon Radio Hour; Closing Credits for the Series; “Honk! Honk! Why, It’s Wobbles the Goose!”

King Biscuit Flower Hour Tribute Show #1

King Biscuit Flower Hour Tribute Show #2