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Oingo Boingo


Originally called "The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boing" and first appeared on The Gong Show (1976) in 1976. See more trivia »

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Ghostbusters II
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 2013-2016 Annedroids (TV Series) (performer - 14 episodes)
- Friendiversary (2016) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
- Reset (2016) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
- Paling Around (2016) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
- Eyes on the Skies (2014) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
- Out of Hand (2014) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
 2014 Psych (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Break-Up (2014) ... (performer: "We Close Our Eyes" - uncredited)
 2013 1st Independent Video Film Festival of Youtube 2013 (TV Movie) (performer: "Home Again")
 2013 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Premiere Week (2013) ... ("Weird Science")
 2013 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tales to Offend #1 (2013) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
 2013 Treloi Enwmenoi Pote Nikimenoi!! (Video short) (performer: "Home Again")
 2012 Animeme (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Little Girls (2012) ... (performer: "Little Girls")
 2012 American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Stan's Best Friend (2012) ... (performer: "Weird Science")
 2012 Any Questions for Ben? (performer: "Stay")
 2011 Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Halloween Time at Disneyland (2011) ... (performer: "Dead Man's Party")
 2010 Chuck (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the Couch Lock (2010) ... (performer: "Dead Man's Party")
 2006 NCIS (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Witch Hunt (2006) ... (performer: "Dead Man's Party" - uncredited)
 2005 American Wasteland (Video Game) (performer: "Who Do You Want To Be")
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (performer: "Capitalism")
 2005 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) ... (performer: "Capitalism")
 2003 Average Joe (TV Series) ("Goodbye, Goodbye")
 2003 Pauly Shore Is Dead (performer: "Little Girls")
 2001 Donnie Darko (performer: "Stay")
 1997 Home Alone 3 (performer: "Home Again")
 1997 Clueless (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Trick or Treat (1997) ... (performer: "Dead Man's Party")
 1997 Casper: A Spirited Beginning (Video) (performer: "No One Lives Forever")
 1995 The Immortals (performer: "Dead Man's Party" - uncredited)
 1994 Shrunken Heads (performer: "No One Lives Forever")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Scientific Stuff (1993) ... (performer: "Theme from 'Weird Science'")
 1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (performer: "Violent Love" - uncredited)
 1990 Nightbreed (performer: "Skin")
 1989 Ghostbusters II (performer: "Flesh 'N Blood") / (producer: "Flesh 'N Blood")
 1989 She's Out of Control (performer: "Winning Side")
 1988 Face Like a Frog (Short) (performer: "Don't Go in the Basement" - as Mystic Knights)
 1987 Teen Wolf Too (performer: "WHO DO YOU WANT TO BE TODAY?", "OUTRAGEOUS")
 1987 My Best Friend Is a Vampire (performer: "Same Man I Was Before")
 1987 Summer School ("Happy")
 1987 Down Twisted (performer: "No One Lives Forever")
 1986 Wisdom (performer: "Home Again")
 1986 Something Wild (performer: "Not My Slave")
 1986 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (performer: "No One Lives Forever")
 1986 Back to School (performer: "Dead Man's Party")
 1986 Stingray (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ancient Eyes (1986) ... ("Private Life")
 1985 That Was Then... This Is Now (performer: "Just Another Day" - uncredited)
 1985 Weird Science (performer: "WEIRD SCIENCE")
 1984 Bachelor Party (performer: "Who Do You Want To Be Today?", "Bachelor Party", "Something Isn't Right") / (producer: "Who Do You Want To Be Today?", "Bachelor Party", "Something Isn't Right")
 1984 Sixteen Candles (performer: "Wild Sex in the Working Class")
 1984 Surf II (performer: "Hold Me Back", "Only a Lad")
 1983 The US Festival (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- New Wave Day (1983) ... (performer: "Goodbye, Goodbye", "Nothing To Fear (But Fear Itself)" - uncredited)
 1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High (performer: "Goodbye, Goodbye")
 1982 The Last American Virgin (performer: "Better Luck Next Time")
 1981 Urgh! A Music War (Documentary) (performer: "Ain't This the Life")
 1981 Longshot (performer: "I Got to Be Entertained")
 1980 Forbidden Zone (performer: "Forbidden Zone Theme") / (performer: "Minnie the Moocher", "Grand Finale" - as The Oingo-Boingo)
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Other Works:

Album: "Only a Lad" (1981/A&M Records) See more »

Alternate Names:

The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boing | The Oingo-Boingo

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