Dave’s Gone By #53 (11/24/03): YES, THANKS!


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host: Dave Lefkowitz

Featuring: Lots of comedy on this Thanksgiving episode, including the satirical News Gone By, the World Weird Web, and a Michael Jackson skit.

00:00:00  OPENING: Michael Jackson skit w/ Joe Salzone
00:12:00  DAVE GOES IN: Thanksgiving & Giving Thanks
00:44:00  WORLD WEIRD WEB: Despair.com
00:56:00  NEWS GONE BY: Jacko on Trial; Hard Off in NJ; Apple Juice n’ Elk Steak; The Naked Photographer; Beer Bash (Bad Pun of the Week); Unmaking the Grade; Gun in a Box; Hostility; Fat Cat; Oaf Loaf; A Snake in the Mouth; Long Live Lungfish; Glow Little Glowfish; Vomit Soda.
01:20:00  DAVE GOES OUT: Reasons to Be Cheerful; The Mailbag.

Nov. 24, 2003 Playlist: “Pocahontas” (Neil Young), “Thank U” (Alanis Morissette), “Fast Sioux Indian Dance,” “Reasons to be Cheerful” (Ian Dury), “Too Far Down” (Husker Du), “Poems, Prayers and Promises” (John Denver).

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(pictured: Michael Jackson)

Dave’s Gone By Skit (11/24/03): MICHAEL JACKSON


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Joe Salzone interviews controversial pop legend Michael Jackson

Segment aired Aug. 19, 2004, as part of the “Dave’s Gone By” radio program hosted by Dave Lefkowitz.

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Dave’s Gone By Interview (11/17/03): DAVID LEVINE


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Dave Lefkowitz interviews former Prague resident David Levine

Topics include: The Velvet Revolution, Czechoslovakia, Prague, travel.

Segment originally aired Nov. 17, 2003 as part of the “Dave’s Gone By” radio program hosted by Dave Lefkowitz.

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Dave’s Gone By #52 (11/17/03): VELVET REVOLUTIONS

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guest: David Levine

Featuring: Dave’s cousin David Levine discusses life in the Czech Republic. Plus: the satirical News Gone By, the No-Freedom Insurance skit, and Dave’s tune, The Rectum of Edmund Fitzgerald.

00:00:01  DAVE GOES IN: The Czech revolution, Vladimir Pinta – artist of Prague
00:21:00  DAVE’S GOT GUESTS: David Levine discusses life in Prague
00:37:00  NEWS GONE BY: Angel Durst; Humana Remedia; Flynch; Posthumous Politics; Art Carney; Irv Kupcinet; Arriverderci Merz; “The Rectum of Edmund Fitzgerald”; Reeve Breathes; Slater Slam; Princess Charles; Hummer Bummer
01:10:00  BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE – Gordon Lightfoot
01:24:00  DAVE GOES OUT – Thank yous

Nov. 17, 2003 Playlist: “The Rectum of Edmund Fitzgerald” (Dave), “Znam Yakyeh…” (Vladimir Pinta), “Wherefor and Why” & “Did She Mention My Name?” (Gordon Lightfoot), “Early Morning Rain” (Clancy Brothers).

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(top-to-bottom: David Levine, Prague, Vladimir Pinta, Gordon Lightfoot)

Dave’s Gone By Interview (11/10/03): CALDWELL TITCOMB


a1Dave Lefkowitz interviews Boston-based theater critic Caldwell Titcomb

Topics include: theater, Norton Awards, Boston, criticism.

Note: Caldwell Titcomb passed away at age 84 in June 2011.

Segment originally aired Nov. 10, 2003 as part of the “Dave’s Gone By” radio program hosted by Dave Lefkowitz.

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Dave’s Gone By #51 (11/10/03): THE YOUNG BOSTONIAN

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Dave Lefkowitz
guest: theater critic Caldwell Titcomb

Featuring: Dave’s trip to Boston and catching Robyn Hitchcock in concert there. Plus: theater critic Caldwell Titcomb, the satirical News Gone By, a birthdave tribute to Neil Young, and the skit, “Eggs, Bacon and Penis.”

Note: Caldwell TItcomb passed away in June 2011 at age 84.

00:00:01  DAVE GOES IN: A trip to Boston – Amtrak, quails, Havard Square, Robyn Hitchcock at Johnny D’s.
00:22:00  DAVE’S GONE CULTURAL: Boston theater, w/ critic Caldwell Titcomb. Reviews of Butley, Les Miz, Shear Madness
00:34:00  NEWS GONE BY: Gucci Goners; EU New; Happy Ram (Bad Pun of the Week); The Reagan Mini-series; Muscle Ache; Egg, Bacon & Penis; My Client Shot the Sheriff; Hunting Accident; Daddy Letterman; Sick Britney; Nuts to You; The Big Sloppy.
00:45:00  SKIT: Eggs, Bacon & Penis
01:01:00  SEGUE: Neil Young
01:20:00  DAVE GOES OUT

Nov. 10, 2003 Playlist: “Uncorrected Personality Traits” (Robyn Hitchcock), “Flying on the Ground is Wrong,” “Southern Man,” “Scattered” (Neil Young), “Eggs, Bacon & Penis” (Dave).

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(pictured: Caldwell Titcomb, Robyn Hitchcock, Neil Young, Nathan Lane in Butley, Shear Madness, Boston, MA.)

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Dave’s Gone By #50 (11/3/03): DR. DAVEMENTO

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host: Dave Lefkowitz

Featuring: Dave pays tribute to Dr. Demento by playing novelty classics. Plus: the satirical News Gone By.

00:00:01  DAVE GOES IN: Opening comments, tribute to Dr. Demento
00:05:00  DR. DAVEMENTO: Zany music and comedy, a la Dr. D.
00:51:00  NEWS GONE BY: Washington’s Whiskey; All Tempa-Petrol; Candle-making for Dummies; Jerry Lewis Film Festival; Stoned Sperm; Butt Hole Road
01:02:00  MORE DR. DAVEMENTO: More zany music and comedy, a la Dr. D.
01:25:00  DAVE GOES OUT: Thank yous and best wishes

November 3, 2003 Playlist: “Cocktails for Two” (00:05:00; Spike Jones); “Magic Toenail” (00:08:00; Brak); “They’re Coming to Take Me Away, Ha Ha” (00:09:00; Napoleon XIV), “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh” (00:17:00; Allan Sherman); “My Dead Dog Rover” (00:20:00; Hank, Stu, Dave & Hank); “Dead Puppies” (00:22:00; Ogden Edsl); “Happy Boy” (00:24:30; Beat Farmers); “Class Clown – Bi-labial Fricative” (00:27:00; George Carlin); “Who’s Sorry Now” (00:32:00; Shooby Taylor; “Santa Claus Has Got the AIDS This Year” (00:34:00; Tiny Tim); “Shoot Me in the Ass” (00:36:00; Wesley Willis); “My Name is Larry” (00:39:00; Wild Man Fischer), “Earache My Eye” (00:46:00; Cheech & Chong); Fishheads (00:52:00; Barnes & Barnes); “Have a Peanut Butter Sandwich” (00:54:00; Art Paul Schlosser); “Makin’ Poopies” (00:58:00; Dave). “Hooked On Polkas” (00:60:00; Weird Al Yankovic); “Spam” (00:6:00; Monty Python); “I Hold Your Hand in Mine” (00:69:00; Tom Lehrer). “Shaving Cream” (00:71:00; Benny Bell).

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(Pictured: Benny Bell, Wesley Willis, George Carlin, Dr. Demento)