Top Ten: Flashback 1958

Tonight's edition of "The Grooveyard" featured the top songs of 1958.  Here's the Top Ten as played by Alan Seltzer: #10 "Topsy Pt 2" by Cozy Cole #9 "To Know Him is to Love Him" by The Teddy Bears #8 "Witch Doctor" by David Seville  #7 "Little Star" by The Elegants #6 "It's All in... Continue Reading →


This Week: Flashback 1958

It was the year when Elvis Presley was inducted into the Army.  It was also the year when unemployment reached 20 percent in Detroit to a recession, when the Dodgers and Giants played the first regular-season baseball game as West Coast teams, and when a young musician named Leonard Bernstein began a series of televised... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: March 10, 1961

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for March 10 1961 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Once Upon a Time" by Rochell and the Candles #9 "The Touchables" by Dickie Goodman #8 "Where the Boys Are" by Connie Francis #7 "Surrender" by Elvis Presley #6 "Spanish Harlem" by Ben E. King Support 88.1... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Women Have a History (Month)

We'll celebrate Women's History Month Saturday on "The Grooveyard" when host Alan Seltzer features music by female artists and groups. Included will be a six-pack of songs written by Ellie Greenwich.  The "Ladies Night" theme will continue with cover versions of hits written by Carole King in our Under the Covers segment.  The Grooveyard Top Ten... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: March 3, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for March 3 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" by The Platters #9 "Venus" by Frankie Avalon #8 "Pretty Girls Everywhere" by Eugene Church and the Fellows #7 "Charlie Brown" by The Coasters #6 "Sixteen Candles" by The Crests Support 88.1... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Happy Days

"The Grooveyard" celebrates "I Want You to Be Happy Day" Saturday by playing songs to make you happy. The songs can either be about happiness, or will put a smile on listener's faces.  As part of the celebration, our Under The Covers segment will feature the music of Little Richard.  The Grooveyard Top Ten will... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Berry and Birthdays

While host Alan Seltzer takes the weekend off, we'll repeat a March broadcast featuring a special Grooveyard Top Ten paying tribute to "The Father of Rock and Roll", Chuck Berry.   Along with his to-selling songs and bonus hits, some "Under the Cover" features with versions of Chuck Berry songs as performed by other artists are... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: February 17, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for February 17, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "The End of the World" by Skeeter Davis #9 "Rhythm of the Rain" by The Cascades #8 "The Gypsy Cried" by Lou Christie #7 "Ruby Baby" by Dion #6 "Our Day Will Come" by Ruby and the... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: The Soiree’s in Session

The Swingin' Soiree will be in session Saturday night at 7 PM when "The Grooveyard" pays tribute to legendary disc jockey Murray the K. Host Alan Seltzer will share rare clips from Murray the K's radio shows, plus play music from many of the artists who appeared at his shows at the Brooklyn Fox, Brooklyn Paramount and... Continue Reading →

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