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December 17, 1989 - Present

Storyline

This long-running animated comedy focuses on the eponymous family in the town of Springfield in an unnamed U.S. state. The head of the Simpson family, Homer, is not a typical family man. A nuclear-plant employee, he does his best to lead his family but often finds that they are leading him. The family includes loving, blue-haired matriarch Marge, troublemaking son Bart, overachieving daughter Lisa and baby Maggie. Other Springfield residents include the family's religious neighbor, Ned Flanders, family physician Dr. Hibbert, Moe the bartender, Children's entertainer Krusty the Clown who is a drug addict and his current sidekick Sideshow Mel, and Mr Teeny the monkey, plus former sidekick Sideshow Bob who wants revenge on Bart and the world, Iillegal immigrant Apu who runs the Quick E Mart, beer addict Barney Gumble, there is also Mr Burns and Smithers who run the power plant and police chief Clancy Wiggum.

Also See

The Simpsons Movie (2007)

TV Show Intro

Sound Effects Used

Sound Ideas, AUTO, DRIVING - GET IN, START UP, SQUEAL AWAY

Sound Ideas, CLOCK, ALARM - WIND UP CLOCK ALARM BELL RINGING

Sound Ideas, DOG, MIXED BREED - LARGE DOG, WHINING, ANIMAL 01

Sound Ideas, BATS, SHRIEKS - 7 CRIES, ANIMAL

Sound Ideas, CHICKEN - BARNYARD, C.U. CLUCK, SQUAWK, FLAP, ANIMAL, BIRD

Sound Ideas, CARTOON, BIRD - LIGHT TWITTERING OF BIRDS

Sound Ideas, CROWD, REACTION - PEOPLE SAYING 'AHH' 03

Sound Ideas, BIRD, RAVEN, COMMON - CALLS, OTHER BIRDS IN B/G, ANIMAL (Commonly used in outside shots of the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant.)

Sound Ideas, DOG - PUPPY, YELP, WHINE & BARK, ANIMAL

Sound Ideas, SIREN - 'WAIL' SIREN, POLICE, AMBULANCE, FIRE TRUCK 01

Sound Ideas, ARCADE, VIDEO GAME - VIDEO GAME: ELECTRONIC SOUNDS, AMUSEMENT PARK, FAIR 01 (Heard once in "Homer and Ned's Hail Mary Pass.")

Sound Ideas, BELL, CHURCH - RINGING

Sound Ideas, BELL, DOOR - ONE RING 02

Sound Ideas, SIREN - SIREN, POLICE, AMBULANCE, FIRE TRUCK 01 (Heard once in "Homer the Vigilante.")

Sound Ideas, CARTOON, SCREAM - SHORT TERROR SCREAM, HORROR

Sound Ideas, CAT - MEOWING, EXCITED TOM CAT, ANIMAL

Sound Ideas, CARTOON - FAST HITS, FIGHT, (Heard once in "The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson.")

Sound Ideas, BITE, CARTOON - BONE BITE, (often used for animal bites)

Sound Ideas, BITE, CARTOON - BIG CHOMP, (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers.")

Sound Ideas, BOING, CARTOON - HOYT'S BOING, (Heard mostly in Itchy and Scratchy segments or when a character bounces off something.)

Sound Ideas, BOINK, CARTOON - HOYT'S BOINK,  (Heard mostly in Itchy and Scratchy segments.)

Sound Ideas, HIT, CARTOON - FLAT BONK, (Heard mostly in Itchy and Scratchy segments.)

Sound Ideas, RICOCHET - SLICK RICCO, 01

Sound Ideas, RICOCHET - SLICK RICCO, 02

Sound Ideas, RUN, CARTOON - TEMPLE BLOCK RIOT, SHORT, (Heard once in "Rome-Old and Juli-Eh.")

Sound Ideas, SLIDE, CARTOON - FAST SLIDE UP AND DOWN, 02 (Heard mostly in Itchy and Scratchy segments, played in various pitches.)

Sound Ideas, ZIP, CARTOON - BIG WHISTLE ZING OUT, (Heard mostly in Itchy and Scratchy segments and some other segments involving Krusty the Clown.)

Sound Ideas, ELECTRICITY - ARC ZAPS,

Sound Ideas, BIRD, OWL - SINGLE OWL HOOTING, ANIMAL,

Sound Ideas, CHILDREN - CHEERING, CROWD 01 (Heard once in "Krusty Gets Busted".)

Sound Ideas, CRASH, LIGHT BULB - GLASS, LIGHT BULB CRASH, SMASH 01

Sound Ideas, CRASH, LIGHT BULB - GLASS, LIGHT BULB CRASH, SMASH 02

Sound Ideas, TRUCK, DIESEL - COME IN, STOP, IDLE, DRIVE AWAY

Sound Ideas, TRAFFIC, CITY - HEAVY TRAFFIC, MANY HORNS: WEDDING OR RUSH HOUR

Sound Ideas, TRAIN, STEAM - WHISTLE, TRAIN CHUGGING

Sound Ideas, EXPLOSION, PLASTIC - PLASTIC EXPLOSIVE: CHARGE 01

Sound Ideas, ALARM, FIRE - FIRE BELL RINGING

Sound Ideas, WINDOW - SLIDE OPEN 02

Sound Ideas, DOOR, METAL, CELL - CLOSE, JAIL, CELL, CASTLE (Heard once in "Krusty Gets Busted.")

Sound Ideas, WIND - HOWLING AND WHISTLING

Sound Ideas, WHISTLE, STEAM - FACTORY WHISTLE, LARGE FACTORY

Sound Ideas, BABY - CRYING, HUMAN 01  (Heard once in "Lost Our Lisa" when Brandine gives birth to a baby off-screen.)

Sound Ideas, AUTO, SKID - BRAKE SKID, TIRE 01

Sound Ideas, AUTO, SKID - BRAKE SKID, TIRE 02

Sound Ideas, SKID, AUTO - AUTO PULL UP AND SKID TO STOP, TIRE, (Heard in "Let's Go Fly a Coot" and "Dad Behavior.")

Sound Ideas, AUTO, SKID - AUTO APPROACH AND STOP WITH SQUEAL, TIRE, (heard mostly in newer episodes)

Sound Ideas, PIG - SNORTING, ANIMAL

Sound Ideas, FROG, BULLFROG - CROAKING, ANIMAL, AMPHIBIAN 02

Sound Ideas, HUMAN, BABY - COOING 01

Sound Ideas, CAT, DOMESTIC - 8 ANGRY SNARLS & HISSES, ANIMAL

Sound Ideas, CARTOON, CHICKEN - LOUD SINGLE SQUAWK

Sound Ideas, CARTOON, DOG - FIGHT GROWLS AND BARKS; DOG YELPING AWAY AT END

HollywoodEdge (Europe Edition), Roland UK - Animated Baby Cries (Heard once in "22 for 30.")

Hollywoodedge, Funny Sgl Chicken CRT011001

Hollywoodedge, Woman Screamsahhh M CRT028203

Hollywoodedge, Cat Domestic Meow Ang AT010501

Hollywoodedge, Puma Cougar Roar Clas AT016701 (Heard twice in "Whistler's Father.")

Hollywoodedge, Bear Grizzly Roar Sin AT030301

Hollywoodedge, Elephant Single Clas AT043701

Hollywoodedge, Elephant Single Clas AT043801

Hollywoodedge, Elephant Single Clas AT043901

Hollywoodedge, Hawk Redtailed Scree AT082801

Hollywoodedge, Peacock Call ASingle AT075801

Hollywoodedge, Chimpanzee Screams AT050301

Hollywoodedge, Bird Duck Quacks Clos PE020501

Hollywoodedge, Bird Hawk Single Scre PE020801

Hollywoodedge, Bird Rooster Two Crow PE021501

Hollywoodedge, Bird Seagull Four Sin PE021601

Hollywoodedge, Bird Vulture Two Very PE021901

Hollywoodedge, Bull Roar Medium Pers PE022301

Hollywoodedge, Cats Two Meowing Clos PE022401

Hollywoodedge, Cats Two Angry YowlsD PE022601 (Used for Snowball II and Snowball V when she yowls and screeches, along with The Crazy Cat Lady's cats and other cats in the show. Heard in the following episodes.)

  • "Treehouse of Horror I" (Debut episode; heard once.)
  • "Bart Sells His Soul" (Fifth yowl heard once.)
  • "Homer Badman" (Fifth yowl heard once.)
  • "Lisa's Date with Density" (First and Second yowls heard once as Lisa is trying to push Snowball into a pram.)
  • "Bart Sells His Soul" (Fifth yowl heard after Snowball hisses at Bart as he has no soul.)
  • "Homer Alone" (Third yowl heard as Snowball yowls inside a cage.)
  • "Homer Badman" (Fifth yowl heard when a cat is about to get ran over by a car in a movie on TV.)
  • "Old Yeller-Belly" (First yowl heard once when Snowball scratches Homer while saving him from a treehouse fire.)
  • "Please Homer, Don't Hammer 'Em" (First yowl heard in a normal pitch and third yowl heard in a high pitch when Bart is putting cats and firecrackers down Principal Skinner's pants).
  • "The Seven-Beer Snitch" (Third yowl heard after Snowball hisses and swipes at Lisa.)
  • "Treehouse of Horror VI" (First yowl heard once in "Homer3" when Snowball and Santa's Little Helper growl at Homer under the rug when Homer is trying to find a place to hide from Patty and Selma.)
  • "Wild Barts Can't Be Broken" (Third yowl heard once when a cat gets inside a TV set.)
  • "Thursdays with Abie" (Sixth, First, Third and Second yowls heard once as a gang of cats gain up on Bart in a sewer.")
  • "Forgive and Regret" (Sixth yowl heard once as Snowball hisses and swipes at Homer after finding her in his used car at the dealership.")

Hollywoodedge, Cow Moos Three TimesC PE022901

Hollywoodedge, Chimpanzee Screeche PE026201

Hollywoodedge, Elephant Trumpeting PE024801

Hollywoodedge, Goat Baas Close Persp PE025101

Hollywoodedge, Pig Squeals Grunts Me PE026401

Hollywoodedge, Sheep Baa Medium Pers PE027001

Hollywoodedge, Gto Mix Revs Peel Out PE074101 (Heard once in "The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show.")

Hollywoodedge, V8 Car Start Peel Out PE072801 (Heard often.)

Hollywoodedge, Winchester Rifle Coc PE090901

Hollywoodedge, 357 Magnum Pistol Sho PE092801

Hollywoodedge, 9mm Uzi Automatic Fir PE095701

Hollywoodedge, Belch 7 Long Disgusti PE138601 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers" "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie".)

Hollywoodedge, Belch 8 Long Disgusti PE138701 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers" "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie".)

Hollywoodedge, Wood Door OCSqueak PE180401

Hollywoodedge, Gusts Heavy Cold Wind PE031601 (Heard once in "Hurricane Neddy.")

Hollywoodedge, Crash Metal Shatter PE110101

Hollywoodedge, Crash Metal Shatter PE110201

Hollywoodedge, Train Exterior Persp PE064701

Hollywoodedge, Train Long From Dista PE064401

Hollywoodedge, Traffic Jam Many CarH PE077601 or Hollywoodedge, Many Car Horns Honk Cl CT052601

Hollywoodedge, Doppler Horn By LeftT PE079801 (Heard once in "Co Dependent's Day" and "Cue Detective.")

Hollywoodedge, Load Cock M14 Rifle Gu PE091201

Hollywoodedge, V8 Car Start Peel Out PE072801

Hollywoodedge, Wood Break Or Shatter PE113401

Hollywoodedge, Sm Heavy Metal Door Sl PE185001

Hollywoodedge, School Bell Long Ring PE193201

Hollywoodedge, Screams 1 Woman Singl PE133501 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers." "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie")

Hollywoodedge, Screams 2 Woman Singl PE133601 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers." "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie" )

Hollywoodedge, Screams 3 Woman Singl PE133701 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers." "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie")

Hollywoodedge, Screams 4 Woman Singl PE133801 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers." "Mommie Beerest" "Little Big Girl" and "Little Orphan Millie")

Hollywoodedge, Screams 7 Woman Three PE134101 (Heard once in "Homer Loves Flanders" and "Treehouse of Horror IX".)

Hollywoodedge, Medium Exterior Crow PE140401 (Heard once in "Dancin' Homer.")

Hollywoodedge, Medium Exterior Crow PE140501 (Heard once in "Dancin' Homer.")

Hollywoodedge, Medium Exterior Crow PE141401 (Heard once in "Dancin' Homer.")

Hollywoodedge, Crowd Reaction Shock PE142501 (Heard once in "Natural Born Kissers.")

Hollywoodedge, Medium Crowd AdultsY PE142901

Hollywoodedge, Crash Metal Glass PE110801

Hollywoodedge, Baby Coo PE143901

Hollywoodedge, Baby Crying Slowly PE144001

H-B SPIN, CARTOON - WACKY SPIN WITH DRUM (Heard mostly in Itchy & Scratchy segments)

Maggie Sucking Pacifier Sound

24 TICK TOCK (Heard once in "24 Minutes")

GODZILLA ROAR

ROADRUNNER MEEP MEEP (Heard once in the following episodes:

  • "The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show."
  • "Smoke on the Daughter."
  • "The Scorpion's Tale."
  • and "Treehouse of Horror XXII." )

WILHELM SCREAM

MGM ROAR

HOMER'S BURP

TANNER ROAR

BLEEP CENSOR

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