Finding New Oldies: 8 Lesser-Known Songs from the 1950s

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 there, folks! Retro Dee here with another listicle featuring more fab info on the... Continue Reading →

Today We Remember: Eddie Cochran – Rock N Roll Rebel

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. For this edition of TWR, we remember Eddie Cochran, a young rebel of Rock N Roll... Continue Reading →

12 Days of Greats: Number 91

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 →

Top Ten @ 10: Summer Songs Survey

We unveiled the results of our second annual Summer Song Survey during this week's Top Ten @ 10 on "The Grooveyard".  Here's the results: #10 "Surfin' USA" by The Beach Boys The song was intended as a tribute to Chuck Berry, and was based on his 1958 hit, "Sweet Little Sixteen", bu the group failed... Continue Reading →

Summer Song Survey: Close Races in First Week

With twice as many votes already cast as last year's two-week survey, there are several close races in The Grooveyard's second annual Summer Song Survey.  Songs by Eddie Cochran, Freddy Cannon and Nat "King" Cole have taken turns so far in the #1 slot, with several other songs within reach of the top spot as... Continue Reading →

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