Saturday Night Live - Season 6

Saturday 11:30 PM on NBC Premiered Oct 11, 1975 In Season




Episode Guide

  • Al Franken, Tom Davis/Grateful Dead
    This episode was scheduled for April 18, 1981, but not performed due to an industry-wide writers' strike.
  • Robert Guillaume/Ian Dury & The Blockheads
    This show was scheduled to air March 14, 1981, but was cancelled during the midseason overhaul.
  • Chevy Chase/Jr. Walker and the All Stars
    Live from New York, it's…Chevy Chase! Sketches include "Mr. Bill and Chevy," "Frank Sinatra for American Cars," "The Self-Righteous," "I Married a Monkey," "Lite Beer," "Johnny Cash At Spandau Prison," "Same," "Frank's Wedding Day," "SNL is Improving," "Famous Broadcasters School of Cue Card Reading," "Bag Lady" (film), and "Wild Country Gun Cards." The All-Stars perform "Roadrunner," "Shotgun," "How Sweet It Is" and "What Does It Take."moreless
  • Bill Murray/Delbert McClinton
    Live from New York, it's... Bill Murray and the cast of SNL '80! Sketches include "It Just Doesn't Matter," "Script In Development," "Altered Walter," "Chapstick Celebrities," "Newsline," "Nick On The Mississippi," "The Cat's Name," and "No Sex With Mary." Delbert McClinton performed "Givin' It Up For Your Love" and "Shotgun Rider."moreless
  • Bill Murray; Delbert McClinton
  • Charlene Tilton/Todd Rundgren, Prince
    Sketches include "Rocko vs. Weindulah," "I'll Get Charlie Rocket If It's The Last Thing I Do," "Mister Robinson's Neighborhood," "The Pork Queen," Charles Rocket and Charlene Tilton ride "The Subway," "A Fiddler Be On The Roof," "Weekend Update," "Nancy Reagan's Diary," "The Competition," "Speaking Out," "Women Behind Bars," "Submissive Sugar Daddies," "Mary Louise's Birthday" (musical number), "After Midnight," and "Who Shot C.R.?" Todd Rundgren performed "Healer" and "Time Heals"; Prince performed "Party Up."moreless
  • Charlene Tilton; Todd Rundgren; Prince
  • Deborah Harry/The Funky Four + One More
    Live from New York, it's... Charles Rocket! Sketches include "Is Frank Sinatra a Hoodlum?," "Don't Look In The Refrigerator," "The Livelys' Aging Father," "Newsbreak with Eddie Murphy" (two parts), "Where's Cooter?," "Rocket Report," "Paulie Herman Goes Card Shopping," "Big Brother," "Sweethearts" (film), "The Waxmans in Soho," "King Kong Syndrome," and "Vicky, Debbie, and Tina." Debbie Harry performed "Love TKO" and "Come Back Jonee" (featuring Clem Burke and Chris Stein); The Funky 4 + One More performed "That's The Joint."moreless
  • Sally Kellerman/Jimmy Cliff
    Live from New York, it's... Charles Rocket! Sketches include "Reagan's Diagrams," "The Rocket Report," "Tony Gavonne's Family," "Name That Sin," "Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat," "Was I Ever Red," "Iranian Joke Book," "Parent & Child," "A Day In The Life Of A Hostage" (film), "Lean Acres," "Iranian Student Council," "New York" (film), "Pillow Pets," and "Televised Criminal Trial." Jimmy Cliff performed "I Am The Living" and "Gone Clear"; Sally Kellerman performed "Starting Over Again."moreless
  • Robert Hays/14 Karat Soul, Joe "King" Carrasco & The Crowns
    Live from New York, it's... Joe Piscopo! Sketches include "America Not Held Hostage Anymore: Day 4," "Dazola," "Love American Style," "SNL Sports Central," "ReaganCo," "Save-A-Network Telethon," "Pre-Superbowl Pre-Game Preview," "The Foreign Film" (film), "Sports Organist at a Funeral," "Disco Meltdown," "The Rocket Report," "The Pacesetter," "Ravi Sings!," "Roweena's Cut 'n' Curl," "Eddie Murphy's Promotion," "Dream Date," "National Enquirer Editors' Meeting." 14 Karet Soul performed "I Wish That We Were Married" and "This Time It's For Real"; Joe "King" Carrasco & The Crowns performed "Don't Bug Me Baby."moreless
  • Karen Black/Cheap Trick, Stanley Clarke Trio
    Live from New York, it's... Ann Risley! Sketches include "White House Move Out," "The Legendary Composers," "Foundation For The Tragically Hip," "The Livelys," "Vice President Sinatra," "The Rocket Report," "Mona Lisa In Love," "60 Minutes," "Patient Thoughts," "Fair Dinkum Championship Finals," "Confronting the Neighbors," "Paulie Herman At The Diner," "SNL Action Figures," "What's It All About?," and "National Handgun Association." Cheap Trick performed "Baby Loves To Rock" and "Can't Stop It But I'm Gonna Try"; The Stanley Clarke Trio performed "Wild Dog."moreless
  • Karen Black; Cheap Trick
  • Ray Sharkey/Jack Bruce and Friends
    Live from New York, it's…Eddie Murphy! Sketches include "The Real Jimmy 'The Weasel' Fratiano," "Work Time Beer," "WASP Couple Interpretation," "Citizens For A Better America," "Jimmy Carter Drinks," "January 11th Celebration," "Filming Lazlo's Confession," "Have A Nice Day," "White Baby Salesman," "Surrogate Mothers," "The Man With The Black Hat" (film), "Stop-A-Nut," "The Waiter-Maker," "Nonexsistant Product," and some stand-up by Eddie Murphy. Jack Bruce performed "Dancing On Air" and "Livin' Without Ja."moreless
  • David Carradine/Linda Ronstadt with Rex Smith, George Rose
    Live from New York, it's... Joe Piscopo! Sketches include "Joe Impersonates Don Pardo," "Gun City," "The Menswear Store," "Vicky and Debbie at the Mall," "The Rocket Report," "Dylan and Guthrie," "The Home Version of Dallas," "Mr. Bill's Christmas," "Kung Fu Christmas," "The Harlem Heroin Experience," "The Virgin Search" (film), "Dopenhagen and Happy Daze," "Remembering Colonel Sanders," "The Dancing Man" (film), and "Welfare Counseling." George Rose, Linda Ronstadt, Rex Smith and the cast of "The Pirates of Penzance" perform a medley of songs from the musical as well as a medley of Christmas carols.moreless
  • David Carradine; Pirates of Penzance
  • Jamie Lee Curtis/James Brown, Ellen Shipley
    Live from New York, it's... Charles Rocket, Gail Matthius, and Denny Dillon! Sketches include "A Message From The Mean Majority," "Clovin Hind Jeans," "The Attack Of The Terrible Snapping Creatures," "Paulie Herman Plays 3-Card Monte," "Who Is Gilbert Gottfried?" (film), "Dying To Be Heard," "Poker and Drugs Don't Mix," "The Badger Convention," "The Tortu-Matic," "Roweena's Cut and Curl," "Statue of Liberty Explosion" (film), and "Roadkill Burial Biker Gang." James Brown performed "Rapp Payback" and a medley of his hits; Ellen Shipley performed "Fotogenic."moreless
  • Ellen Burstyn/Aretha Franklin, Keith Sykes
    Live from New York, it's... Charles Rocket! Sketches include "A Message From David Rockefeller," "Ed MacMahon School of Laughing," "What's It All About?," "The Rocket Report," "Paulie Herman's Video Date," "Our Front Door," "Pepe Gonzales" (film), "Valley Girls," "Sam the Snake," "The Toni Tenille Show," "Fish Heads" (film), "Blame For Divorce," and "Mysterious Old Lady." Aretha Franklin performed "United Together" and "Can't Turn You Loose"; Keith Sykes performed "B.I.G.T.I.M.E."moreless
  • Ellen Burstyn; Aretha Franklin
  • Malcolm McDowell/Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band
    Live from New York, it's... Gilbert Gottfried! Sketches include "Sitting Up Straight In The Electric Chair," "Mutually Omaha's Wild Kingdom: In Search of the Negro Republican," "Tobacco Growers of America," "Serf City," "Amy Carter Gets Adopted To The Reagans," "American Milk Association," "Showdown" (film), "Gothic Novel Shop," "The 100 Years War," "Leather Weather Report," "Commie Hunting," "The Rocket Report," "Jack The Stripper," "Someone Is Hiding In My Apartment" (film), and "The Wine Cellar With Caroline Parker." Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band performed "Hothead" and "Ashtray Heart."moreless
  • Malcolm McDowell; Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band
  • Elliott Gould/Kid Creole and the Coconuts
    Live from New York, it's... Denny Dillon! Sketches include "Elliot Gould and the Glory Days," "Highway Education," "Jimmy Carter's Libido," "Billy-Gram," "What's It All About?," "Foot Fetish" (film), "Gail Matthius's Breast Exam," "At One With..." "Nose Wrestling," "The Accordian Killer," "Vicky the Valley Girl," "Heart to Heart" (film), "Gidget Goes To Hell" (film), and "Speed Listening." Kid Creole and the Coconuts performed "Mr. Softee" and "There But For The Grace of God Go I."moreless
  • Elliott Gould; Kid Creole and the Coconuts