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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Top Ten: August 24, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 24, 1963 as played tonight by Bobby G filling in for Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "If I Had a Hammer" by Trini Lopez #9 "Denise" by Randy and the Rainbows #8 "Hey Girl" by Freddie Scott #7 "Hello Muddah Hello Fadduh (A Letter From Camp)" by Allan Sherman... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: April 28, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for April 28, 1963 as played tonight by Bobby G fillling in for Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Linda" by Jan and Dean #9 "Puff (The Magic Dragon)" by Peter Paul and Mary #8 "Don't Say Nothing Bad About My Baby" by The Cookies #7 "Killer Joe" by The Rocky Fellers... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: May 20, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for May 20, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Two Faces Have I" by Lou Christie #9 "Pipeline" by The Chantays #8 "El Watusi" by Ray Barretto  #7 "Puff (The Magic Dragon)" by Peter Paul and Mary #6 "Foolish Little Girl" by The Shirelles Did... Continue Reading →

12 Days of Greats: Number 96

Each night leading up to the unveiling of the 2016 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 a special night and time--Friday, December 30 starting at 7 PM.  Check out the complete... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: April 30, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for April 30, 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 →

12 Days of Greats: Number 94

With only six days remaining before the unveiling of the 2014 Grooveyard Great 88, we continue to unwrap 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 a special night and time--Friday, December 26 starting at 7 PM.  Our... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: November 16. 2014

As a preview of David Amram's 84th birthday concert paying tribute to Pete Seeger this Thursday night at LIU Post, we offer one of the songwriter's last performances.  Among the performers at the show is Peter Yarrow of Peter Paul and Mary, who had one of their first hits with the song. At the other... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: October 20, 2014

On this date in 1962, the debut album by Peter Paul and Mary reached the #1 spot on the national charts, a rarity for a folk music album.  The album remained at that position for a full month.  The lead-off singles "If I Had a Hammer" and "Lemon Tree" reached numbers 10 and 35 respectively... Continue Reading →

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