"Moaning Lisa" is the sixth episode of the first season of The Simpsons. It was first shown on February 11, 1990. The episode was written by Al Jean and Mike Reiss, and was directed by Wes Archer. Ron Taylor guest stars in the episode as "Bleeding Gums Murphy". In this episode, Lisa deals with depression and she tries to it by playing her saxophone. It got good reviews from television judges.