1963 – The Results

While the survey for the best songs of 1963 was more wide open than past years, the final result was a virtual repeat of 2018.  A total of 69 different songs from the year received one or more votes, but four songs repeated in the top five positions from last year.  The Ronettes help one... Continue Reading →

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This Weekend: September Celebrations

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll feature a six-pack of hits by Ben E. King, whose birthday is on September 28th. In addition, the Grooveyard Top Ten will feature the hits of September 14, 1958, we'll play your favorites during... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Sharks Tank?

Hopefully the LIU Sharks won't tank Saturday night when they play their inaugural Division 1 game against South Dakota State.  Either way, The Grooveyard will be pre-empted this Saturday due to coverage of their game.  We'll return next Saturday at 7 PM with a Grooveyard Top Ten, and your requests during the Grooveyard Party Hour.... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Survey! Survey! Survey!

Labor Day Weekend traditionally means the end of summer, start of football season, the first day of school...and the kickoff of the Great 88 on The Grooveyard. Saturday night, at 7, host Alan Seltzer will celebrate the start of the eighth annual listener survey by playing the Top 20 songs from the first seven surveys. ... Continue Reading →

Vote Now: The Great 88 Turns 8!

  Have you voted today in our eighth annual  Grooveyard Great 88 listener survey? Voting is now open in the first round of our yearly poll.  In this round, you pick your 10 favorite songs from specific years.  Either choose songs from our listing or write in your own selections.  Vote daily to support your... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: A Birthday March

  Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll feature a six-pack of hits by Neil Sedaka, who turned 80 on March 13, and the Beach Boys will be featured in our Under the Covers segment in honor of Mike Love's 78th... Continue Reading →

Retro Dee: Life in the ’50’s. . .TV!

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.  A very important part of life in the 1950’s was television. Although television existed in the... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Going Retro (Dee)

Blogger Retro Dee is officially welcomed to The Grooveyard Saturday night when host Alan Seltzer feature her personal picks for our 2018 Great 88. The webmaster of Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever, Dee will be contributing to The Grooveyard website each Wednesday with classic columns from her site.  Along with her picks, the... Continue Reading →

Retro Dee: My Picks for the Great 88!

  Retro Dee joins us as 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 every Wednesday.  (Posts will be different most weeks, with the initial post being an exception.) Welcome!... Continue Reading →

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