This Weekend: Date Night

You'll want to make a date for this! The Grooveyard will celebrate National Singles Day Saturday at 7 PM with an hour of songs about dating.  The highlight of National Singles Week, National Singles Day recognizes and acknowledges our single population and celebrates their invaluable contribution to the fabric of our daily lives. Our weekly... Continue Reading →

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This Weekend: Score!

"The Grooveyard" is taking the weekend off so you can enjoy the LIU Post Pioneers football game at Stonehill College.  This is the team's only night game this season, so we'll be back next Saturday at 7 PM. In the meantime, voting continues in our fifth annual Grooveyard Great 88 listener survey.  Following a record... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: “Plus” One

Songs by many dynamic duos will be featured when National Ampersand Day is celebrated Saturday night on The Grooveyard. According to Chas DeSimone, founder of AmperArt and the originator of the holiday, he discovered several of the characters in "September 8" could be cleverly disguised as an ampersand when different fonts are used. Along with... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: A “Great” Holiday!

Labor Day Weekend traditionally means the end of summer, start of football season, the first day of school...and the kickoff of the Great 88 on The Grooveyard. Saturday night, at 7, host Alan Seltzer will celebrate the start of the seventh annual listener survey by playing the Top 20 songs from the first six surveys. ... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: This Takes the Cake!

...the birthday cake, that is! Join guest host Bobby G Saturday night on The Grooveyard as he features songs about birthdays and reaching different ages.  He'll also feature the top hits of August 25, 1963 on The Grooveyard Top 10. Alan Seltzer returns next Saturday to kick off voting in the seventh annual Great 88... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: A Birthday Blowout!

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating August birthdays.  We'll share a six-pack of hits by The Ronettes in honor of Ronnie Spector's 75th birthday.  The Under the Covers segment features Felice Bryand, composer of "Bye Bye Love" and other birthday artists. In addition, the... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: ABC=American Bandstand Celebration

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 →

This Weekend: Jubilation in July

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll share a six-pack of hits by Dion with and without the Belmonts, plus an Under the Covers segment featuring songs written by Bobby Day. In addition, the Grooveyard Top 10 will feature the hits... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Flashback 1962

National League baseball returned to New York when the Mets took the field for the first time.  Jackie Kennedy gave Americans a tour of the White House, followed a few months later by her husband handling the Cuban Missile Crisis.  And in between, Marilyn Monroe died and "West Side Story" won 10 Academy Awards  including... Continue Reading →

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