Musical Misconceptions: Peggy Who?

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. Hi folks it’s Retro Dee and it’s Buddy Holly month at Retro Dee’s Guide to the... Continue Reading →

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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 →

Top Ten: September 14, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 14, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Fever" by Peggy Lee #9 "Western Movies" by The Olympics #8 "Patricia" by Perez Prado and His Orchesta   Did you vote yet? #7 "Susie Darlin'" by Robin Luke #6 "Rockin' Robin" by Bobby Day #5... Continue Reading →

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 →

Collecting 1950’s: Inspired By Buddy

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 folks! It’s Retro Dee and I know we just recently did a Collecting post, but... 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 →

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 →

Top Ten: August 31, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 31, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "If I Had a Hammer" by Trini Lopez #9 "The Monkey Time" by Major Lance #8 "Blowin' in the Wind" by Peter Paul and Mary   Did you vote yet? #7 "Hello Muddah Hello Fadduh! (A... Continue Reading →

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