This Week: Stars, but No Lights


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Stars will be evident on both “The Grooveyard” and “Saturday Soiree” this week.

Thursday night at 9 PM, guest host Bobby G features performers in Dick Clark’s 1963 “Caravan of Stars” tour.  The Ronettes, Little Eva, Bobby Vee, Brian Hyland, and the Dovells all performed in a concert in Teaneck, NJ this week. The Top Ten @ 10 features the top songs of November 5, 1955.

GROOVEYARD 88_FINAL 2Meanwhile, voting continues in the Grooveyard Great 88 survey.  Polls closes at the end of “The Grooveyard” Thursday on the survey for your favorite songs of 1963.  Surveys are also now open for your 10 favorite songs of 1955 and 1957Details and a first-round schedule are available here.

On the Saturday Soiree, host Alan Seltzer celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Great Northeast Blackout of 1965.  For maximum effect, it is suggested you listen to the first hour of the show–beginning at 7 PM–with your lights out. The Soiree Survey offers the top songs of October 24, 1970.  WCWP logo new

Both “The Grooveyard” and the “Saturday Soiree” can be heard on 88.1 FM on Long Island, the 88.1 FM link on wcwp.org or the TuneIn app on your SmartPhone.  (You can also click the logo on the left.)  Join us on. . .

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