Barret Eugene "Barry" Hansen is better known as Dr. Demento. He is an American radio broadcaster and record collector specializing in novelty songs, comedy, and strange or unusual recordings dating from the early days of phonograph records to the present.
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Wind up your radios! The inconic Dr. Demento, along with producer John Cafiero, joins WILK's Sue Henry to discuss the new "Dr. Demento Covered in Punk" project.
The amazing Dr. Demento was kind enough to take a break from his own show and come on the podcast! Chris and Jonah profess their love for the doctor, Dan Pasternack joins in the discussion of favorite comedy albums and Matt Bennett stops by a bit!
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Apr 2nd, 1941
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1 hour, 50 minutes
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