Top Ten: September 28, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for September 28, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Mr. Blue" by The Fleetwoods #9 "The Three Bells" by The Browns #8 "Sleepwalk" by Santo and Johnny   Did you vote yet? #7 "Don't You Know" by Della Reese #6 "('Til) I Kissed You" by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: August 26, 1959

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for August 26, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "My Heart is an Open Book" by Carl Dobkins Jr. #9 "What'd I Say" by Ray Charles #8 "Broken-Hearted Melody" by The Sarah Vaughan  #7 "Sea of Love" by Phil Phillips and the Twilights #6 "There... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: September 4, 1959

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for September 4, 1959 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "What'd I Say" by Ray Charles #9 "There Goes My Baby" by The Drifters #8 "Broken-Hearted Melody" by Sarah Vaughan #7 "Mack the Knife" by Bobby Darin #6 "Lavender Blue" by Sammy Turner Get Grooveyard Greats... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: September 26, 1959

First of all, a quick word of thanks:  Both of our Grooveyard Greats first-round listener surveys so far this year have topped last year's number of votes by large margins.   The poll for the best songs of 1955 or earlier is closing tonight.  Click here to see if you can make a last-minute vote, or... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: October 18, 1958

First of all, thanks to St Francis Prep and CRC Crump for underwriting this week's edition of The Grooveyard as well as a portion of WCWP's Homecoming Weekend. Since this is a weekend of memories, here'sa bonus video with some personal ones. My high school is included here, plus a number of locations from my... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: October 11, 1959

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for October 11, 1959 as heard on this week's edition of The Grooveyard: #10 :  "The Three Bells" by The Browns #9 "Poison Ivy" by The Coasters #8 "Deck of Cards" by Wink Martindale #7 "Red River Rock" by Johnny and the Hurricanes #6 "('Til) I Kissed You" by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: August 16. 1959

Here's the Top Ten songs of August 16, 1959, as heard on this week's edition of "The Grooveyard": #10:  "The Three Bells" by The Browns #9 "The Battle of New Orleans" by Jimmy Horton (We offered a  great live performance of this song when it was on our Top Ten @ 10 in June.  This... Continue Reading →

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