On Family Guy, "Surfin' Bird" is featured in the first act of the episode "I Dream of Jesus." The song is played on a jukebox while the Griffins are visiting the Nifty Fifties diner
"Surfin' Bird" is an American popular music song performed by the surf rock band The Trashmen. Released in the fall of 1963, the song reached No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 in January 1964. The song - a combination of two earlier songs by rhythm and blues group The Rivingtons, "Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow" and "The Bird's the Word" - became The Trashmen's only top 10 hit.