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"Head Band"
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"Head Band"
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Head Band
Season 4, Episode 5a
Episode name reference to/pun on: A band worn around the head/A musical band in the head
Head Band
Air date May 16, 2003
Production number 404a
Written by Kevin Kaliher
Storyboard by Kevin Kaliher
Directed by Don Judge
Chris Savino
Paul Stec (art direction)

Head Band is the first segment of the fifth episode in season 4 of Dexter's Laboratory. It first aired on May 16, 2003.

In this episode, Dee Dee gets a song she's listening to stuck into her head, which is actually the Boy Band Virus. When Dexter and Mom catch it, Dexter heads to his lab to find a way to reverse the effects.


To be rewritten.



Cultural References[]

  • The song that Dee Dee was singing has a similar melody to the verse section in Steve Perry's 1984 song Oh Sherrie.
    • It also has a similar melody to the first section of Night Ranger's 1983 song Sister Christian.
  • The Boy Band Virus are a parody of NSYNC and Backstreet Boys.


  • Dee Dee is talking on the phone with her friends. It’s possible that they are Mee Mee and Lee Lee, but the two are not seen in seasons 3 and 4.

Production Notes[]

  • Although this episode premiered in the United States on May 16, 2003, it was actually produced in 2002 according to the credits.
    • This episode was finished in September of 2002.[1]