Songs from Movies

Allan Sherman

Allan Sherman was a pioneer of the comedy-rock scene. Although not much to look at, the overweight, balding, short, Jewish man gained popularity and became quite the star because of his witty infusion of satirical comedy into very well orchestrated renditions of classic tunes and songs. A song would usually have a lyric, perhaps a name or phrase, that has very little to do with what the original song was about, but the words would sound similar. Read more on

Allan Sherman has 7 songs that have been featured in movies like Dr. Demento 20th Anniversary Collection, Indian Summer, Tales of the Rat Fink and The Cat in the Hat. What is your favorite song by Allan Sherman?


Songs from Allan Sherman

Sarah Jackman
Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah
Rat Fink (aka Rag Mop)
The Gradunza
I'm A Punk
Beautiful Kittenfish
Sweep Up The Memories