Listeria (Hysteria)

   

A parody of a song by Def Leppard.  Recorded by robert berg in Pittsburgh, PA
Recorded: 09/22/2016  Released: 09/22/2016  First aired: 09/29/2016
 View the Airtime Calendar

Lyrics

I actually wrote this last year when the Blue Bell scare happened. I just never recorded it. Well, Blue Bell...has gotta be going out of business, right? This is now an old preemptive jingle somehow.


I went out to get Blue Bell ice cream
and I chose Krazy Kookie Dough
and I know Mr Tony hates it
He says schmutz is the wrong way to go
When I got home that night
Something wasn’t right
What is this feeling?
What is this plight?

I got Listeria, it’s a bacteria
Oh can you feel that? My colon’s screaming
Get to a bathroom fast, the ice cream’s coming back
up and I’m thinking, I’ll soon be weeping
My body’s purging this, out every orafice
Oh god
Listeria is everywhere

Related Jingles

Somebody Told Me (You Have a Podcast) [The Killers] by robert berg
As The Wu Turns (Speak Softly, Love - from The Godfather) by robert berg
Ya Gotta Draft Chance King - Featuring Kjerstin Ohnstad by robert berg
Happy Birthday, Courtney (Pour Some Sugar on Me) by robert berg
Call Him Boogie (Jungle Boogie) by robert berg

Join the conversation

Your Name
Anti-SPAM
Luke Overbey in Charleston, SC
Great song choice. I like how I can hear Rob smiling throughout. Even on "orafice."
240 days ago.
Anita from Alaska
TIRB scores again. #2?
277 days ago.
Bill Barto in Columbus, OH
Great work Rob.
277 days ago.
joeythejammer in Ellicott City, MD
Ooops, I see it's the 2nd....
277 days ago.
joeythejammer in Ellicott City, MD
Outstanding! First Def Lep tune too, right?
277 days ago.
Jason Fuse in Los Angeles
Yep, perfect song for this. I just saw that last year I wrote this topic down in my notebook and linked it to the Rihanna song Disturbia - but this is a better fit. I'm not glad people might get sick again, but I AM glad you were able to get this out again and record it. The back catalog of jingle deep cuts continues to live on.
277 days ago.
Kj in MN
This an absolutely perfect song choice! The way you incorporated the original lyrics is fantastic! I'm glad you went back and finished this :)
277 days ago.

The TK Jingles Weekly Prodcast
This jingle is featured in the following episodes of the TK Jingles Weekly Prodcast:

Playlists

This jingle is included in the following playlists:

Playlist User
All of robert berg's Jingles robert berg in Pittsburgh, PA
All the TK Jingles of 2016 Jerry in Annandale, VA
New Playlist ernmjb in Rensselaerville, NY
RB ernmjb in Rensselaerville, NY
Robert Berg Leftone in