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Guest voice, The Simpsons, fall 1994
Guest voice, Bobby's World, fall 1994
Guest commentary on the Beatles, News at 10, KCAL-TV, Los Angeles, 2-7-94
Host of "Dr. Demento's 20th Anniversary Celebration," one-hour special, Comedy Central, Oct. 1991
Host of two-hour "April Fool's Countdown" specials for MTV, Apr. 1987 & Apr. 1988
Guest appearance, Larry King Live, CNN, 1985
Guest appearance, Late Night with David Letterman, NBC-TV, 1981
Many other national and local guest appearances


Off-screen narration, Lobster Man From Mars, 1988
Cameo appearance, UHF, 1989


Dr. Demento compiled and annotated the following various-artists anthologies:
Spooky Tunes and Scary Melodies, Rhino, 1994
Scary Stories, Rhino, 1994
Dr. Demento's 20th Anniversary Collection, Rhino, 1991
Dr. Demento Presents The Greatest Christmas Novelty CD Of All Time, Rhino, 1989
Dr. Demento Presents The Greatest Novelty Records Of All Time, six-LP box set, Rhino, 1985
Demento's Mementos, Eccentric Records, 1982
Dr. Demento's Dementia Royale, Rhino, 1980
Dr. Demento's Delights, Warner Bros. Records, 1975
Four new Dr. Demento compilations, including the 25th Anniversary Collection.
Other albums compiled and annotated by Dr. Demento:
Musical Depreciation Revue: The Spike Jones Anthology, Rhino, 1994
Return of the Repressed: The John Fahey Anthology, Rhino, 1994
15 sampler albums of current pop, rock, jazz and R&B releases, Warner Bros. Records, 1972-79
35 reissue LP's of rock 'n roll, blues and gospel, Specialty Records, 1968-1971
Liner notes written by Dr. Demento (sometimes credited as Barry Hansen) include:
The Permanent Record, "Weird Al" Yankovic (Scott) Bros. box set, 1994)
Blues Masters Sampler, various artists (Rhino, 1993)
Comedy Minus One, Albert Brooks (Rhino reissue, 1993)
The Best, Leo Kottke (Capitol compilation, 1978)
Purple Passages, Deep Purple (Warner Bros. compilation, 1972)
Arthur Alexander (Warner Bros., 1972)
Their Greatest Recordings (series of six LP compilations featuring The Coasters, The Clovers, The Drifters,
LaVern Baker, Big Joe Turner and Chuck Willis, Atlantic/Atco, 1971)

National Radio Hall Of Famer Dr. Demento celebrated his 40th Anniversary in 2010! Click to hear the two and a half hour celebration!

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