Twelve Days of Greats: No. 91

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2018 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 29 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten: September 8, 1962

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 8, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "You Don't Know Me" by Ray Charles #9 "Beechwood 4-5789" by The Marvelettes #8 "Party Lights" by Claudine Clark Did you vote today? #7 "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" by Neil Sedaka #6 "You Belong to Me" by The... Continue Reading →

12 Days of Greats: Number 89

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2017 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 30 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

1962 – The Results

The 2017 survey for the best songs of 1962 was unique in two ways.  First, the poll set an all-time record for the number of votes in a first-round poll.  More important, none of the songs in the top five were repeats from last year.  Only one of the songs--"Sealed with a Kiss" by Brian... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: December 3, 1962

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for December 3, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "My Own True Love" by The Duprees #9 "Do You Love Me" by The Contours #8 "Pepino the Italian Mouse" by Lou Monte  #7 "He's a Rebel" by The Crystals #6 "All Alone Am I" by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: September 10, 1962

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for September 10, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "You Don't Know Me" by Ray Charles #9 "Beechwood 4 - 5789" by The Marvelettes #8 "Party Lights" by Claudine Clark Did you vote yet today? #7 "Breakin' Up Is Hard to Do" by Neil... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: December 12, 1963

Only a week remains in the final round of the Grooveyard Greats listener poll.  You can vote for your 15 favorite songs daily through December 19 here.  Follow us on Twitter for updates.  Results will be unveiled here the week of December 23 and on "The Grooveyard" December 26. Now here's the Top Ten @... Continue Reading →

This Week: Doo Wop Extravaganza Tickets

Host Alan Seltzer will preview Saturday's Doo Wop Extravaganza concert at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Thursday's edition of "The Grooveyard".  We'll give away a pair of tickets to the concert, and feature music by the performers:  The Duprees, Shirley Alston Reeves of the Shirelles, Jay Seigel's Tokens, Johnny Tillotson, Emil Stucchio and The... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: August 15, 1962

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for August 15, 1962 as played by Bobby G, filling in for Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "You Don't Know Me" by Ray Charles #9 "Speedy Gonzales" by Pat Boone #8 "Party Lights" by Claudine Clark #7 "The Wah Watusi" by The Orlons #6 "You Belong to Me"... Continue Reading →

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