The Monster Mash is just a notch done on my totem to "Werewolves of London" (downloading the, ah "Werewolves of London" screensaver from here http://www.richiesworld.com/desktopthemes/music/werewolves.html even as I type).
"My ding-a-ling" was definitely the nadir of my listening experience. "Long Distance Information" was amongst the greatest.
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From: "Robin Hamilton" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, September 26, 2001 16:29
Subject: Re: "Close your ears if I sing"
> > I'd prefer the Monster Mash myself.
> > Jill
> Ow!!!! I think we've at last discovered The Universal Common Ground for
> this list.
> Never did do the Monster Mash myself, but admired those who did.
> Or are the younger ones among us feeling excluded? Should we shift to the
> "Peaches" by the Stranglers, on the grounds of Extreme Bad Taste.
> Or in the other direction, which is about the earliest I remember in
> real-time (which obviously dates me) "Rock Around the Clock" by Bill Halley
> and the Comets.