Keeping the 1950’s Alive: Music!

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.  Hey guys and dolls, Retro Dee here and I decided to write this new segment “Keeping the... Continue Reading →

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This Weekend: Not a Travelling Man

While host Alan Seltzer takes the night off to recover from a minor flu bug and avoid potentially hazardous travel conditions, "The Grooveyard" will repeat our tribute to Dan Ingram.  We'll feature recordings of Dan Ingram's classic moments on the air.  The Grooveyard Top Ten focuses on the hits of June 30, 1961, the date of... 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 →

Top Ten: January 5, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for January 5, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "You Send Me" by Sam Cooke #9 "Chances Are" by Johnny Mathis #8 "La Dee Dah" by Billie and Lillie   Good Rockin' Tonight  . . Right after The Grooveyard! #7 "Silhouettes" by The Rays #6 "Kisses Sweeter Than... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: 2018 Great 88

Due to the special Great 88 countdown, there was no Grooveyard Top Ten this week.  However, you can see videos and trivia about all 88 songs on the survey--plus a dozen songs that just missed the survey but were featured in our "12 Days of Greats"--at these links: Numbers 89-100 (The Twelve Days of Greats)... Continue Reading →

Twelve Days of Greats: No. 89

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2018 Grooveyard Great 88, we'll share a video of one song that just missed the survey.  Hear the full Great 88 on a special five hour edition of "The Grooveyard" on Saturday, December 29 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

Twelve Days of Greats: No. 90

Each day leading up to the unveiling of the 2018 Grooveyard Great 88, we'll share a video of one song that just missed the survey.  Hear the full Great 88 on a special five hour edition of "The Grooveyard" on Saturday, December 29 from 7 PM to midnight.  Check out the complete year-end schedule here.... Continue Reading →

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