Retro Dee pays tribute ton, the last o Jerry Allison, the last remaining member of the Crickets.
For the second year in a row, Buddy Holly dominated the first round survey for the top songs of 1957.
It wasn't planned, but the late Don Everly and his brother Phil top this week's Top Ten in our first new survey since his passing.
Retro Dee writes about music, fashion and other trends of the 1950s on this site. Check out her blog, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever here, and her column here every Wednesday. Hey everyone, Welcome to Music in the 50’s. I’m Retro Dee with another post about some of the great hits of... Continue Reading →
Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 19, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Goody Goody" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers #9 "And That Reminds Me" by Della Reese #8 "Bye Bye Love" by The Everly Brothers #7 "That'll Be the Day" by Buddy Holly and the Crickets #6... Continue Reading →
Before we get to this week's Top Ten @10, don't forget to vote in the second annual Grooveyard Greats survey. The poll for the best songs of 1955 or earlier is open here through next Thursday, The survey for your favorite songs of 1957 officially started today and is available here. Get full details... Continue Reading →
Before watching this week's Top Ten @ 10 videos, be sure to vote in the Grooveyard Greats polls. The poll for the best songs of 1963 closes next Thursday at 11 PM. The poll for the best of 1957 opened today and will remain open for two weeks. You can vote for up to 10... Continue Reading →