Written by Thomas Edward Maxwell
Date 1996
Source Hot (album)
Publisher Hot But Sweet
First Episode 3900

"Put a Lid On It" was sung by the Squirrel Nut Zippers in Birdland. The segment begins as a Waiter Grover sketch, and continues into the song as members of the band place objects on Mr. Johnson's head. Lead singer Katharine Whalen refers to Mr. Johnson by his first name, Fred.