- This is Patrick Stewart's second episode on the Simpsons.
- Bart claims to be "almost eleven", even though the characters don't age.
- Homer last lost hair in Itchy & Scratchy Land and Simpson Tide.
- This is the third musical instrument Bart's attempted to play. The first was Electric Guitar in The Otto Show and the drums in Jazzy And The Pussycats.
- This is the second time Chief Wiggum wears jeans. The first time was in "The Springfield Connection".
- The title is play on the movie "The Fabulous Baker Boys."
- This is the first HD episode to feature Lisa's classic "Simpsons theme" sax solo in the opening.
- At the end of the couch gag, when Homer says “Hey, put the chicken one back", his "lip decal" doesn't appear.