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Favorite TV Theme Songs Ever | Pop Culture Nerd

Reblogged: Favorite TV Theme Songs Ever | Pop Culture Nerd.


Wonderful compilation of TV songs by my colleague Pop Culture Nerd. As she asked,

“What would be some of your favorite TV theme songs?”

11 Responses to “Favorite TV Theme Songs Ever | Pop Culture Nerd”

  1. fernandorafael

    The ‘Friends’ theme song. I love it, but mostly from nostalgia and what that series means to me. The song itself is pretty bad.


  2. jackdeth72

    Hi, Michael and Pop Culture Nerd:

    Intriguing question. How far back can I go?

    Always liked the Henry Mancini intro to ‘Peter Gunn’.
    The rapid fire theme to ‘F-Troop’ was a kick.
    ‘S.W.A.T.’ is a standard. Used by a local DJ for years around DC to introduce his numerous ‘Lawman’ skits.
    Still think Mike Post’s bittersweet theme to ‘Hill Street Blues’ holds up well.
    As does the funky four piece night club theme to ABC’s ‘Barney Miller’ from back in the 1970s.


    • le0pard13

      Great list, Kevin. Oooh, Peter Gunn. Love that by Mancini. Hill Street Blues and Barney Miller, as well. Thanks, my friend.


  3. John

    Themes from Hogan’s Heroes, Mission Impossible, All In The Family, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Welcome Back Kotter, The Addams Family, Happy Days, Mash, Hill Street Blues, Cheers, Taxi, The Dukes Of Hazzard, Three’s Company, Magnum PI and The Partridge Family.


    • SoundEagle

      That is a very respectable list from John. To that SoundEagle would like to add the following:
      Logan’s Run
      Space 1999 (second version)
      The Greatest American Hero
      Simon & Simon
      The Rockford Files
      Little Hobo
      Dr Who
      Little House on the Prairie
      Charlie’s Angels


      • le0pard13

        I recognize most of these, and wonderful examples of the theme music of the time. I’m drawing a blank on Little Hobo, though. I need to see if YouTube has it to acquaint myself. Thank you very much, SE. 🙂



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