Twelve Days of Greats: No. 100

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 →

Top Ten: October 12, 1955

There were two TopTen surveys on tonight's program due to our being pre-empted due to WCWP's annual Homecoming Weekend next week.  Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 12, 1955 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Rock Around the Clock" by Bill Haley and His Comets #9 "At My Front Door"... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: September 9, 1955

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 9, 1955 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "It's Love Baby" by Louis Brooks and His Hi-Toppers #9 "Ain't That a Shame" by Fats Domino #8 "A Fool for You" by Ray Charles Did you vote yet? #7 "Only You" by The Platters #6... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: July 16, 1955

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for July 16, 1955 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Soldier Boy" by The Four Fellows #9 "It's Love Baby" by Louis Brooks and His HiToppers #8 "Unchained Melody" by Roy Hamilton #7 "Roller Coaster" by Little Walter #6 "Don't Be Angry" by Nappy Brown... Continue Reading →

This Week: Bill Haley Shakes Rattles and Rolls

Thursday night at 9 PM, we'll feature music by Bill Haley and His Comets on "The Grooveyard".  The tribute will be on the 59thanniversary of Decca records announcing that the group sold three million records in the past year.   The accomplishment was primarily due to hits like "Rock Around the Clock" and "Shake Rattle... Continue Reading →

This Week: A Blackboard Jungle

Thursday night at 9 PM on "The Grooveyard", host Alan Seltzer celebrates the anniversary of the release of the iconic 1955 film "The Blackboard Jungle" by featuring the music of Bill Haley.  The classic "Rock Around the Clock" with Haley and His Comets, was featured at both the opening and end of the movie along... Continue Reading →

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