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Va Lefty

(6,252 posts)
Wed May 4, 2016, 06:16 PM May 2016

Best TV intro song ever [View all]

These are some of the one's I grew up with. Please chime in with yours if not listed.


26 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Welcome Back Kotter
0 (0%)
Hawaii Five-0
2 (8%)
Sanford and Son
2 (8%)
Cheers
0 (0%)
Friends
0 (0%)
The Sopranos
1 (4%)
MASH
4 (15%)
Mission Impossible
3 (12%)
The Addams Family
0 (0%)
Other... (please list)
14 (54%)
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Best TV intro song ever [View all] Va Lefty May 2016 OP
I thought WKRP had a decent song, well-written lyrics etc. arcane1 May 2016 #1
WKRP was a great show Va Lefty May 2016 #2
+ 1 red dog 1 May 2016 #40
I loved that show! Unfortunately nobody else in mackerel May 2016 #56
The closing song was better KamaAina May 2016 #3
That was a very good opening theme red dog 1 May 2016 #41
Hill Street Blues n/t sarge43 May 2016 #4
Seconded. n/t malthaussen May 2016 #8
Thirds Sherman A1 May 2016 #59
Yes. Blue_In_AK May 2016 #67
Peter Gunn rug May 2016 #5
So many good ones. I liked the Miami Vice theme. DawgHouse May 2016 #6
Good Call Va Lefty May 2016 #7
Barney Miller kentauros May 2016 #9
Loved that show-- one of my all-time favourites!! n/t ailsagirl May 2016 #86
The Prisoner Doc_Technical May 2016 #10
COOL MUSIC AND PROGRAM. I WAS A TEEN AND DIDN'T UNDERSTAND WHAT IT WAS ABOUT trueblue2007 May 2016 #37
Not just the best music, the best opening sequence period. Codeine May 2016 #94
I win. Though Peter Gunn is pretty slick dinkytron May 2016 #11
Taxi Ron Obvious May 2016 #12
+1. Also Barnaby Jones, written by Jerry Goldsmith: closeupready May 2016 #71
Best part of the show with skyline... CanSocDem May 2016 #13
Peter Gunn #1 - Route 66 runner up LiberalElite May 2016 #14
Yes, those two, "Perry Mason," and "The Rockford Files" Lydia Leftcoast May 2016 #23
Ill say Freaks& Geeks - not just the song, but the whole intro sequence - audio and visual - saw Kashkakat v.2.0 May 2016 #15
"not on My Time" Billy Joel for Bosom Buddies rurallib May 2016 #16
Although I LOVE that Soprano's song OriginalGeek May 2016 #17
with you 100 percent on tank! fizzgig May 2016 #28
CSI Miami: The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again" ailsagirl May 2016 #18
Cheers but not the intro. Mendocino May 2016 #19
Bonanza's opening theme wasn't bad. But I never understood why the map always burst into flame. Special Prosciuto May 2016 #20
They used to have a branding iron with the Chevy logo touch it and that started the fire. Gidney N Cloyd May 2016 #44
I voted for Mission Impossible, but I also love... cyberswede May 2016 #21
Two great ones off the top of my head blogslut May 2016 #22
Futurama's theme is great. progressoid May 2016 #31
The theme to Gary Shandling's Show mulsh May 2016 #24
I couldn't pick just one! Cursive May 2016 #25
My choice pressbox69 May 2016 #26
The Sweeney Ron Obvious May 2016 #27
"Without Us" -- Family Ties LuckyLib May 2016 #29
6 Feet Under. progressoid May 2016 #30
And a new one. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (They alive dammit!) progressoid May 2016 #89
Charles in Charge. Game over. Tommy_Carcetti May 2016 #32
Also starring Bibleman! Orrex May 2016 #33
You're awful! I can't stop laughing! n/t Iris May 2016 #83
How about The Rockford Files? Orrex May 2016 #34
That was a very spooky intro song. Dr. Strange May 2016 #35
Bask in its 80s TV synth-iness! Feel its oft-sampled bass line! Knight Rider aidbo May 2016 #36
My mother used to get up and air surf to Hawaii 5-0 TexasBushwhacker May 2016 #38
Brilliant opening credits to a brilliant show MowCowWhoHow III May 2016 #39
Secret Agent Man. kairos12 May 2016 #42
Yes! Boomerproud May 2016 #48
Agreed! snot May 2016 #99
I, too, loved the Sanford & Son theme song red dog 1 May 2016 #43
Flintstones Gidney N Cloyd May 2016 #45
"Temporary layoffs." Iggo May 2016 #46
Bonanza JustABozoOnThisBus May 2016 #47
No one thought of the Road Runner theme meow2u3 May 2016 #49
Happy Trails to you, until we meet again ... kwassa May 2016 #50
Get Smart unapatriciated May 2016 #51
"Seattle" (Here Come The Brides) CharlotteVale May 2016 #52
Pink Panther cartoon IcyPeas May 2016 #53
True Blood IcyPeas May 2016 #54
Carnivale.... IcyPeas May 2016 #55
The Monkees theme! GReedDiamond May 2016 #57
Great show. It's on Sunday afternoons. mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 #74
"It's a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" DianaForRussFeingold May 2016 #58
Then Came Bronson - Long Lonesome Highway Special Prosciuto May 2016 #60
The Late Show (1951) Special Prosciuto May 2016 #61
Pee Wee’s Playhouse - Cyndi Lauper Special Prosciuto May 2016 #62
Or the very beginning intro to the show, that sounds kind of tropical. snot May 2016 #100
The Big Bang Theory GoCubsGo May 2016 #63
Captain Kangaroo (1954) Special Prosciuto May 2016 #64
Maybe not the best ever, but really interesting... Tikki May 2016 #65
Other: Silverhawks Reter May 2016 #66
Jonny Quest (original) kentauros May 2016 #68
I liked the theme from "Dallas" - it set the mood for the show perfectly Glorfindel May 2016 #69
From the French TV show "Les témoins" (Witnesses) Tikki May 2016 #70
It's already been said, but "Peter Gunn." mahatmakanejeeves May 2016 #72
Mission Impossible Beethoven1111 May 2016 #73
The Night Stalker. johnp3907 May 2016 #75
3-2-1 Contact XemaSab May 2016 #76
Hill Street Blues, Frasier, M.A.S.H. Duppers May 2016 #77
Star Trek jpak May 2016 #78
+1 Fla Dem May 2016 #79
Mary Tyler Moore "Love is All Aound" Fla Dem May 2016 #80
Love Joan Jett's version Va Lefty May 2016 #91
What, no love for "Green Hornet"? sl8 May 2016 #81
Firefly IrishEyes May 2016 #82
Taxi Iris May 2016 #84
MIAMI VICE! yuiyoshida May 2016 #85
Hands down MASH for me GOPblows431 May 2016 #87
Show Vikings - Artist Fever Ray, Song "If I had a Heart" dilby May 2016 #88
Johnny Carson's "Tonight Show" theme. Miles Archer May 2016 #90
Heeerrrreeeee's Johnny! 47of74 May 2016 #93
Star Trek 47of74 May 2016 #92
Andy Griffith, only because my dog sang to it. trof May 2016 #95
Doctor Who themes, analog audio and video magic! hunter May 2016 #96
Gilligan's Island! lastlib May 2016 #97
I like The Wired a lot; also Perry Mason and Alfred Hitchcock Presents. snot May 2016 #98
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