Lisa meets a new friend, Bleeding Gums Murphy, a jazz musician who helps her cope with the blues.
Meanwhile, Bart and Homer duke it out in video game boxing.
original airdate--February 11,1990 rating--13.8 million
music--"The Simpsons" theme by Danny Elfman
Chalkboard gag--"I will not instigate revolution".
Couch gag--The Simpsons pile on to the couch, Maggie pops up in the air and Marge catches her.
Trivia--Bart's phone prank to Moe's Tavern: Jacques Strap.