This Weekend: A Birthday Blowout!

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 The Shirelles in honor of August birthdays by Doris Kenner, Doris Coley and Beverly Lee.  The Under the Covers segment features Felice Bryand, composer of "Bye Bye Love"... Continue Reading →

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While visiting the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City last week for their first anniversary, I found this obscure display case with a letter from Buddy Holly to his mother. Listen to "The Grooveyard" following "Rick's Redneck Ranch" each Saturday night at 7 PM on 88.1 FM on Long Island, by clicking the... Continue Reading →

Not the Grooveyard: Joe Gets a Rescue

On Saturday night's show, I mentioned fellow WCWP host Joseph P. Honerkamp's appearance on George to the Rescue.  The show, now in it's 10th season, features host George Oliphant remodeling homes to accommodate individuals with physical issues. In case you missed it, here's the episode featuring Joe... Joe - Congratulations, and enjoy the renovations! Listen... Continue Reading →

Dedications for the One You Love

"The Grooveyard" continues to celebrate Valentines Day this weekend with our Love Song Survey, and wants to hear from you! Along with playing your favorite love songs, we'll play as many dedications as possible.  Post your requests and dedications on the form below.  Feel free to thank a special person in your life for a... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: January 12, 1962

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 12, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen" by Neil Sedaka #9 "Goodbye Cruel World" by James Darren #8 "Can't Help Falling in Love Again" by Elvis Presley   Find love tonight.. Pick your favorites now! #7 "Run to Him" by Bobby Vee... Continue Reading →

1958 – The Results

Diversity traditionally reigns in the survey for the best songs of 1958, and our seventh annual survey was no exception.  A total of 66 different songs received some attention.  Danny and the Juniors, Dion and Tommy Edwards all returned to the top five songs for the second consecutive year.  A fourth song from last year's... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Double Dose of Dan

By popular request, a special tribute to Dan Ingram will be featured on "The Grooveyard" this week. Host Alan Seltzer will feature recordings of Dan Ingram's classic moments on the air.  The Grooveyard Top Ten features the hits of June 30, 1961, the date of the radio host's first "unofficial" show on WABC.  You can... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: Flashback 1960

There was no Grooveyard Top Ten on this week's edition of "The Grooveyard" due to the Flashback special focusing on the music and events of 1960.  Here's the Top Ten songs from that year: #10 "The Twist" by Chubby Checker #9 "Stuck on You" by Elvis Presley #8 "Handy Man" by Jimmy Jones #7 "It's Now or... Continue Reading →

12 Days of Greats: Number 99

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2017 Grooveyard Great 88, we'll share a video of one song that just missed the survey.  Hear the full Great 88 on a special five hour edition of "The Grooveyard" on Saturday, December 30 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

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