Top Ten: August 31, 1956

There were two TopTen surveys on tonight's program due to our being pre-empted by LIU Sharks Football next week.  Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 31, 1956 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Be-Bop-a-Lula" by Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps #9 "Tonight You Belong to Me" by Patience and... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten: August 27, 1956

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 27, 1956 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "In the Still of the Night" by The Five Satins #9 "Fever" by Little Willie John ...as a bonus, here's a great interview about the life of Little Willie John... #8 "Be-Bop-a-Lula" by Gene Vincent and... Continue Reading →

This Week: Mamas and Papas and Rockabilly

  Rockabilly sounds and the Mamas and the Papas are featured this week on "The Grooveyard" and the "Saturday Soiree". Thursday night at 9 PM, host Alan Seltzer celebrates Gene Vincent's first live stage performance with an hour of Rockabilly music.  The Top Ten @ 10 The Top Ten @ 10 offers the top hits... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: July 28. 2014

Two Grooveyard artists had their first national television appearances on this date.  Gene Vincent appeared on NBC's Perry Como Show on July 28, 1957.  Just a year later, Jerry Lee Lewis appeared on the Steve Allen show, preforming "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On".  Here's that performance... Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @GooveyardWCWP and... Continue Reading →

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