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 →

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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 →

Video of the Week: April 21, 2014

On this date in 1965, the Beach Boys performed Bobby Freeman's hit, "Do You Want to Dance", on "Shindig", the ABC-TV show.  As a bonus, here's a second video featuring a different view of the same song: Let us know what you think.  And join us every Thursday on. . . “The Grooveyard”… Where Oldies... Continue Reading →

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