1961 – The Results

The scenario is the same, but the songs are different. Only six votes separated the top four songs, with a significant drop after the top-rated hits.  Only a dozen songs were within 2% of the top position, and another seven were within 3%.  Dion and Gene McDaniels made it to the top five for the... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: September 19, 1956

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 19, 1956 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "It's Too Late" by Chuck Willis #9 "The Flying Saucer (Pt 1 and 2)" by Buchanan and Goodman #8 "Rip It Up" by Little Richard Did you vote yet? #7 "Let the Good Times Roll" by... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Let’s Twist Again

...or waltz, do the watusi, the monkey, cha-cha-cha, and even the Freeze. Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature dance-related songs in honor of National Dance Day.  We'll feature a six-pack of twisting hits plus many more songs to keep you moving. In addition, the Grooveyard Top... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: September 12, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 12, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Western Movies" by The Olympics #9 "Poor Little Fool" by Ricky Nelson #8 "Patricia" by Perez Prado and His Orchestra Did you vote yet? #7 "Susie Darling" by Robin Luke #6 "Rockin' Robin" by Bobby Day... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: September Salutes

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll feature a six-pack of hits by Brook Benton, whose birthday is on September 19th. In addition, the Grooveyard Top Ten will feature the hits of September 12, 1958, we'll play more of your favorites... Continue Reading →

Cast Your Votes for Greatness

Have you voted today in our ninth annual  Grooveyard Great 88 listener survey? Voting is now open in the first round of our yearly poll.  In this round, you pick your 10 favorite songs from specific years.  Either choose songs from our listing or write in your own selections.  Vote daily to support your favorites--the... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: September 5, 1961

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 5, 1961 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Look IN My Eyes" by The Chantels #9 "Last Night" by The Mar-keys #8 "Bless You" by Tony Orlando Did you vote yet? #7 "Who Put the Bomp" by Barry Mann #6 "School is Out" by... Continue Reading →

Vote Early, Vote Often

Following the lead of many states in the general election, The Grooveyard is offering early voting in the first round of the 2020 Great 88 survey now through the start of Saturday, September 5. During early voting, listeners can pick their 10 favorite songs in all nine of the yearly first-round surveys.  As usual, write-in... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Almost Great Again

There may be no LIU football this year, but there's still a great kickoff!  Join us Saturday at 7 PM as we count down the songs you voted for in the 2019 Grooveyard Great 88 in an expanded five-hour edition of "The Grooveyard" Host Alan Seltzer began the listener survey--originally the "Grooveyard Greats" in 2012. ... Continue Reading →

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