Best of: Flashback 1963

It was the year when Lyndon Baines Johnson was sworn in as president following the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy.  It was also the year when James Bond made his way into movie theaters, when Martin Luther King delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and when a group from Liverpool made their way to... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: We Are All in This Together

The Grooveyard will offer repeat broadcasts the next two weeks while host Alan Seltzer is sidelined.  While he feels healthy, a coworker in his office received a positive result on a test for Coronavirus.  As a result, a 14-day quarantine began Friday. This week's rebroadcast will feature a Flashback special featuring the Top 50 songs... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Party Time

Host Alan Seltzer hopes you can spare a few hours when The Grooveyard pays tribute to Daylight Savings Time Saturday night with an hour of songs related to time. Clocks will be moved forward at 2 AM Sunday, providing an extra hour of daylight.  In addition, "time" songs will be featured in an Under the... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: January 11, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 11, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Walk Right In" by The Rooftop Singers #9 "Zip-a-Dee Doo Dah" by Bobb B. Soxx and the Blue Jeans #8 "Remember Then" by The Earls #7 "Bobby's Girl" by Marcie Blane #6 "Up on the Roof"... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: #1 Hits for 1/11

#1 hits will be featured by host Alan Seltzer for the 1/11  edition of "The Grooveyard".  All of the featured songs were #1 on the Billboard charts for three or more weeks. In addition, the Grooveyard Top 10 will feature the hits of January 11, 1963 and we'll play your favorites during the Grooveyard Party... Continue Reading →

Twelve Days of Greats: No. 99

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2019 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 28 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Time Waits for No One

Bobby G hopes you can spare a few hours when he fills in for host Alan Seltzer onThe Grooveyard Saturday night.  Bobby will pay tribute to clocks being turned back for the end of Daylight Savings Time Saturday night with an hour of songs related to time. He'll also play the top songs of November... Continue Reading →

1963 – The Results

While the survey for the best songs of 1963 was more wide open than past years, the final result was a virtual repeat of 2018.  A total of 69 different songs from the year received one or more votes, but four songs repeated in the top five positions from last year.  The Ronettes help one... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: August 31, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 31, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "If I Had a Hammer" by Trini Lopez #9 "The Monkey Time" by Major Lance #8 "Blowin' in the Wind" by Peter Paul and Mary   Did you vote yet? #7 "Hello Muddah Hello Fadduh! (A... Continue Reading →

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