10 Retro TV Theme Songs We Love

Retro TV Themes

One of the hallmarks of a great TV show is often its theme song. Even before the opening credits roll, or the first scene begins, we often find ourselves tapping our feet or humming along to the first few lyrics, or chords of our favorite shows’ themes. And while there are certainly shows of today with some nice theme songs, we of course took a look back at some of our favorites from yesteryear.

Here’s a list of 10 of our favorite retro TV theme songs. Click the images to have a listen and sing along, we sure did!

And let us know on our fan page what’s included on your list of all-time favorite TV shows and theme songs?

The Andy Griffith Show

The Monkees

the lone ranger

Gilligan's Island



The Mary Tyler Moore Show

I Love Lucy

i dream of jeannie

The Dukes of Hazard


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2 responses to “10 Retro TV Theme Songs We Love

  1. I was curious if you ever considered changing the structure of your blog?
    Its very well written; I love what youve got to say. But maybe
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    Youve got an awful lot of text for only having 1 or 2 pictures.
    Maybe you could space it out better?

  2. The genius of this theme song is that it really makes you want to watch, if only to find out how exactly James has known fame, money and all that. Composer Gary Yershon would later go on to score several Mike Leigh films, including an onscreen appearance in

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