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: Elvis Presley

In honor of the upcoming 39th anniversary of Elvis Presley's death, "The Grooveyard" featured the Top 50 Elvis Presley songs based on New York area sales.  The survey was complied by historian Don Tandler, who hosts shows on NJ 101.5 and is the founder of Pop Gold Radio, an excellent Internet station for 50s and... Continue Reading →

This Week: Flashback 1956

Marilyn Monroe got married.  Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis split up.  Blockbuster movies "The King and I" and "The Ten Commandments" made it to the big screen.  Elvis Presley shook his hips while singing "Hound Dog" on the Milton Berle Show.  And Don Larsen pitched a perfect game in the World Series. This Thursday at... Continue Reading →

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