A new 4-CD collection of classic (and not-so-classic) National Lampoon audio humor has been released called “The Classic National Lampoon Box Set”. The set contains bits going back to the 1973 album Radio Dinner, up through 1982. These are available on other albums and collections (see listing below), but if you don’t already own those, this may be a good way to get the favorite bits you remember from your ill-spent youth.
Here is a listing of the tracks: Disc 1 (previously released as “That’s Not Funny, That’s Sick”): Squalor Show; Confession; Dick Ballentine Phone in #1; Disco Hotline; Dick Ballentine Phone in #2; Love Birds/Flashnova; Listener Sponsored Radio; For $25,000; Gymnasty; Dick Ballentine Phone in #3; Yiddishco; Listener Sponsored Radio #2; Pulp; For $15,000; Rapeline; Mr. Roberts #1; Stereos and Such; Listener Sponsored Radio #3; Height Report Disco; Mr. Roberts #2; Dial-A-Curse; Humpback Whales; Listener Sponsored Radio #4; 2,015 Year Old Man; Fasten Your Seatbelts; Listener Sponsored Radio #5; Monolithic Oil. Disc 2 (previously released as “National Lampoon White Album”): Perrier Junkie; At the Bar; What Is God?; Fartman; Discoleptic; Steak; Sounds of Physical Love; Gay Alliance; Robert Caucasian vs. Squab; What About Reupholsterers?; Shakespeare Knock Knocks; Nude Figure Model; Couple at the Door; Christopher Street; California Hot Tub; What Turns Women On; What Were You Expecting—Rock and Roll? Disc 3 (previously released as “Sex, Drugs, Rock ‘n’ Roll, and the End of the World”): Introduction; Annie; Firing Line; Cocaine; Jane Fonda Speaks Out; Firing Line 2; Sushi Riot/Godspeak Suite; Porkbucket Place; Born Against Bob; Godspeak; My Bod Is for God; South Bronx Is Burning; Byz Talk; Abe Shenkle’s Rock Show; Sidewinders; Byz Talk 2; Walk in the Park; Best Friends; Mr. Reagen’s Neighborhood; Apocalyspo Now! Disc 4 (previously released as “The Greatest Hits of the National Lampoon”): Deteriorata; Save the Whales; Colorado; I’m a Woman; Well-Intentioned Blues; Mission: Impeachable; Kung Fu Christmas; Mister Roberts; Gymnasty; Pizza Man; The Immigrants; Those Fabulous Sixties; Magical Misery Tour.