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Themes From Hit TV Shows

Peter Pan records presents your favorite TV themes.

The music on this Peter Pan record is a lot like the cover art: bland, homogenous, and bearing only a mild resemblence to the original article. Millions of kids across the country must have been vaguely disappointed when they figured out that these low-budget arrangements of their favorite TV themes were decidedly not the original songs by the original artists. Who wouldn't have been at least slightly let down to discover that they'd just purchased a version of the Six Million Dollar Man theme that skips over the entire spoken-word introduction?

I have learned that there's usually a gem in every box of junk, and the prize on this one is probably the Hawaii Five-O theme, a tune which the "Pop Singers and Orchestra" take right over the top and back.

If only I had the two releases advertised on the back of the jacket -- Themes from Hit TV Shows Volume 1, and something called Disco Duck Dance Party -- my life would be (almost) complete. Thanks, Peter Pan, wherever you are!

Themes From Hit TV Shows
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Songs:

Hawaii Five-O (MP3) One of the craziest renditions of the classic Ventures tune anywhere!
Sanford and Son (MP3) The Sanford and Son theme is so funky that even this cheezebox rendition is pretty good.
One Day at a Time (Real Audio) I didn't know One Day at a Time was a country song -- did you?

See Also: We're The Banana Splits, Fonzie, Fonzie, He's Our Man, The Kids from the Brady Bunch

Your Comments:

carol@bellsouth.net (carol@bellsouth.net) says:
where can I find all the sanford and sons episodes (11-28-2002)

Pete says:
Oh my god...I think I had this record as a kid. Scary. (11-07-2002)

Chris Newton (jcnewton@moultriega.net) says:
Can I get a copy of this record?I have Themes from Hit TV Shows Volume one. (10-19-2002)

None Of Your Business (humpin_your_momma@home.com) says:
Go Forth and multiply !!!! (10-17-2002)

Dorian says:
anyone know the theme song and who did it
of the wayan brother in 1995 (10-15-2002)

Bob (rsisoian@msn.com) says:
can anyone tell me the name of the song played in the finale episode #179 of the jerry Seinfield show (10-05-2002)

Joseph Gallant (notquite@hotmail.com) says:
Of the three cuts from "Themes From Hit TV Shows" featured in the Vinyl Museum, the theme from "Sanford and Son" was actually quite good, and quite similar to the original recording of the song that appeared on the soundtrack of the show with the opening and closing credits.

But the other two spotlighted selections were nauseating! (08-13-2002)

Daredevil6 (daredevil6@excite.com) says:
I...I feel...crap. Just plain...horrible....(faint.) (08-08-2002)

campbell says:
hello u suck peins (08-03-2002)

DUCKMASSTER4 says:
WHERE THE FUCK IS THE BLUES CLUES. I WANT TO KNOW MY FUCKING KID KEEPS BOTHERING AND POKING TELLING MY FAT ASS TO LEARN (07-25-2002)

Morris (morris_f_2000@yahoo.com) says:
Trying to buy all the series sanford and son videos, where can I do this. (06-28-2002)

Roger Arvie (roger_arvie2002@yahoo.com) says:
I want some ordering information for Sanford and Son Videos. (06-03-2002)

Chiggy Chiggy Chang Chang says:
CHITTY CHITTY BANGIE BANGIE DOO DOO DOO DEE (05-22-2002)

Sara says:
Does anyone know what sitcoms were on in 1983?? I'm doing a report...Thanks (05-18-2002)

Net Niv says:
I live in the uk, and have a webby addy, and i want to become an 'Merican, and tv, is the key.
thank you so much... (05-17-2002)

Agapeguy (Agapeguy777@yahoo.com) says:
Where can I find the guitar tab chords to the "Chico And The Man" song on the internet? I have always wanted to learn how to play it. Is it on the internet for free, the guitar tab chords (not the audio file)?

- Agapeguy (05-15-2002)

hypnotyza says:
oh MAN...I had Disco Duck Dance Party on casette...i played it til it wore out (literally)...i also had another from the Peter Pan label, though I can't remember the name...with covers of "love will keep us together" and wings' "silly love songs"...ahh, youth! (05-11-2002)

DG says:
When I was a kid, I had an album similar to this (probably made by the same company) that had themes from Happy Days, M*A*S*H, Welcome Back Kotter, and several others.

DG (05-03-2002)

sonia (sonia615@hotmail.com) says:
trying to find soundtrack to grizzly adams tv show. (04-30-2002)

erm says:
well erm, i think that erm, its a bit erm boring site so erm, dont spend your erm, time here :) (04-27-2002)






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