Archive for January, 1984

Don Rickles/Billy Idol

Saturday, January 28th, 1984
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Billy Idol
Live from New York, it’s… Joe Piscopo! Sketches include “TV President,” “Kannon AE-1,” “I Married A Monkey,” “The Hamlisch Maneuver,” “Fascinating People And Their Friends,” “Witness Protection,” “Romeo and Juilet,” “El Dorko and Becky,” and “This Is Your Afterlife.” Billy Idol performed “White Wedding” and “Rebel Yell.”

Michael Palin, Mary Palin/The Motels

Saturday, January 21st, 1984
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Joe Piscopo
Live from New York, it’s… Joe Piscopo! Sketches include “The Wrong Makeup,” “Boy George Burns: The Man And His Music,” “Mr. Robinson’s Neighborhood,” “Mick Pitwhistle Does It All,” “Powerful Living Snaps,” “That’s Okay,” “Man On Chain,” “Would You Believe It?,” “Shoplifting” (film), “Save the Plankton,” “Life on the Mississippi,” and “The House of Mutton.” The Motels perform “Suddenly Last Summer” and “Remember the Nights.”

Don Novello/Huey Lewis and the News

Saturday, January 14th, 1984
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Huey Lewis
Live from New York, it’s… Joe Piscopo! Sketches are “National Phone-In Democratic Primary,” “The Ghost of Buckwheat,” “What’s New with Linda Ronstadt,” “Countdown ’84: The Candidates” (six parts), “Tasteless Choice,” “The Man Who Loved Swimmin’,” “Nice Boys Don’t Get Girls Pregnant,” “TransEastern Airline,” and “Primary Phone-In Results.” Huey Lewis and The News perform “Heart & Soul” and “I Want a New Drug.”