Top Ten: October 12, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for October 12, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Jailhouse Rock" by Elvis Presley #9 "Lotta Lovin'" by Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps #8 "Fascination" by Jane Morgan and the Troubadors   Did you vote yet? #7 "That'll Be The Day" by Buddy Holly... Continue Reading →

Fifties Foto Flashback: Kids in the Crowd

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hi folks, Retro Dee here with another Fifties Foto Flashback! Fifties Foto Flashback S1 E8: “Kids... Continue Reading →

Musical Misconceptions: Peggy Who?

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hi folks it’s Retro Dee and it’s Buddy Holly month at Retro Dee’s Guide to the... Continue Reading →

Collecting 1950’s: Inspired By Buddy

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hello folks! It’s Retro Dee and I know we just recently did a Collecting post, but... Continue Reading →

Today We Remember: Joe B. Mauldin

Retro Dee is a regular contributor to The Grooveyard's website, writing about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s.  Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Today we remember the very best bassist of early Rock N Roll: Joe B. Mauldin. Joseph... Continue Reading →

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 →

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