Life in the 50’s: 10 Fun Fads From the Fabulous Fifties

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 with another installment of Life in the 50’s! Everyone knows that... Continue Reading →

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Summer is Here!

...or at least the fifth Summer Song Survey from The Grooveyard. Pick your 10 favorite songs about the season, or hits that remind listeners of a favorite seasonal activity.  You can vote daily now through Saturday, June 8 at 10 PM.  We'll share the results of the survey on The Grooveyard Saturday, June 22 from... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: May 18, 1962

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for May 18, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "I Sold My Heart to the Junkman" by The Blue-Belles #9 "I Wish that We Were Married" by Ronnie and the hi-Lites #8 "Palisades Park" by Freddy Cannon #7 "Uptown" by The Crystals #6 "I Can't... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: May Days

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll share a six-pack of hits by Johnny Maestro with both the Crests and the Brooklyn Bridge in honor of his birthday May 7th. In addition, the Grooveyard Top 10 will feature the hits of... Continue Reading →

Life in the 50’s: TV Shows Part 2!

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 I’m Retro Dee and Welcome to another fab edition of “Life in the 50’s”! About... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: May 11, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for May 11, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "I Wonder Why" by Dion and the Belmonts #9 "Wear My Ring Around Your Neck" by Elvis Presley #8 "He's Got the Whole World (In His Hands)" by Laurie London #7 "You" by The Aquatones #6... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Have It Your Way

Extra helpings of food songs are available Saturday night on "The Grooveyard". Host Alan Seltzer will celebrate National Apple Eat What You Want Day by featuring food songs Saturday beginning at 7 PM.  On this day, people are encouraged to treat themselves by giving in to their sweet tooth, carb-loading without having a marathon to... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: May 4, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for May 4, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Da Doo Ron Ron" by The Crystals #9 "Puff (The Magic Dragon)" by Peter Paul and Mary #8 "Don't Say Nothin' Bad About My Baby" by The Cookies #7 "Killer Joe" by The Rocky Fellers #6... Continue Reading →

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