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Top Ten: August 17, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 17, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Searchin' " by The Coasters #9 "Over the Mountain, Across the Sea" by Johnny and Joe #8 "Goody Goody" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers   Get Us in Your E-mail #7 "Love Letters in the... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Elvis Live

We'll commemorate the 42nd anniversary of Elvis Presley's death this weekend on the Grooveyard when host Alan Seltzer shares music from one of his most important concerts While Elvis appeared on New York-based television programs like the Ed Sullivan and Steve Allen shows, recorded music in local studios and even embarked to Germany from Brooklyn... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: August 10, 1961

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 10, 1961 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Quarter to Three" by Gary U.S. Bonds #9 "Last Night" by The Mar-keys #8 "Wizard of Love" by The Ly-dells   Get Us in Your E-mail #7 "Don't Bet Money Honey" by Linda Scott #6 "Michael"... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: A Bandstand Boogie

We'll have a Bandstand Boogie Saturday night on The Grooveyard when host Alan Seltzer celebrates the 61st anniversary of American Bandstand. Originally a local show in Philadelphia, ABC aired Bandstand nationally for the first time August 5, 1957 and changed the name to American Bandstand.  We'll play many of the artists who had significant performances... Continue Reading →

Fifties Foto Flashback: At The Fair

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. I’ve seen this photo in at least two places, Pinterest and Instagram. I call it “At... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Summer Love

"The Grooveyard" shares some summer love when we repeat our Love Song Survey show from Valentines Day weekend this Saturday night at 7 PM.  Alan Seltzer will play your favorite love songs as you voted for them.  You can also see video versions of the Top 40 love songs in our survey section. Be sure to... Continue Reading →

Fifties Foto Flashback: Besties

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hi folks, Retro Dee here with another Fifties Foto Flasback! I’ve seen this photo pinned twice... Continue Reading →

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