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Music-Themed ‘The Simpsons’ Marathon to Air on FXX

Just as America is recovering from FXX’s recent 12-day marathon of every episode of the “The Simpsons,” the cabler has set an eight-episode, music-themed marathon of the cartoon, beginning at 8 p.m. on Sept. 11.

The marathon is tied to “‘The Simpsons’ Take the Bowl!” at the Hollywood Bowl, which will run from Sept. 12-14. The episodes, including “Marge vs. The Monorail,” “Two Dozen and One Greyhounds” and “Who Shot Mr. Burns? Part 2,” all feature a song that will showcased during the live show at the Hollywood Bowl.

“‘The Simpsons’ Take the Bowl!” will be hosted by “Simpsons” voice actor Hank Azaria, and will feature clips of the Fox animated show accompanied by live performances from the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. Voice actors Nancy Cartwright and Yeardley Smith will perform with guest appearances including Beverly D’Angelo, Jon Lovitz, “Weird Al” Yankovic and more. Series co-creator Matt Groening will share behind-the-scenes stories from the show.

The 26th season of “The Simpsons” will premiere at 8 p.m. on Sept. 28 on Fox. The complete air order is below, along with the songs highlighted at the event.

8 p.m. – “Marge vs. The Monorail” (Season 4) – Song highlighted at Bowl event: “Monorail Song.”

8:30 p.m. – “Homer’s Barbershop Quartet” (Season 5) – Song: “Baby on Board.”

9 p.m. – “Homer the Great” (Season 6) – Song: “We Do – The Stonecutters Song.”

9:30 p.m. – “Two Dozen and One Greyhounds” (Season 6) – Song: “See My Vest.”

10 p.m. – “Who Shot Mr. Burns? Part 2” (Season 7) – Song: “Señor Burns.”

10:30 p.m. – “A Fish Called Selma” (Season 7) – Songs:  “Dr. Zaius” and “Chimpan A to Chimpan Z.”

11 p.m. – “Bart After Dark” (Season 8) – Song: “We Put the Spring in Springfield.”

11:30 p.m. – “Simpsoncalifragilisticexpiala(Annoyed Grunt)cious” (Season 8) – Song: “Minimum Wage Nanny.”

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