Top Ten @ 10: January 9, 1962

  Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for January 2, 1962 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen" by Neil Sedaka #9 "Goodbye Cruel World" by James Darren Here's a special Army version of the song with different lyrics. . . And the hit version... #8 "Can't Help... Continue Reading →

This Week: Doo Wop Extravaganza Tickets

Host Alan Seltzer will preview Saturday's Doo Wop Extravaganza concert at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Thursday's edition of "The Grooveyard".  We'll give away a pair of tickets to the concert, and feature music by the performers:  The Duprees, Shirley Alston Reeves of the Shirelles, Jay Seigel's Tokens, Johnny Tillotson, Emil Stucchio and The... Continue Reading →

Video of the Week: December 9, 2013

In honor of their appearance Saturday at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury, here's a rare clip of a 1961 television appearance by Jay Siegel and The Tokens.  Also appearing at the Doo Wop Extravaganze is The Duprees, Shirley Alston Reeves, (original Lead Singer of the Shirelles), Johnny Tillotson, Emil Stucchio & The Classics, The Dubs,... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: November 21, 1961

The first round of the "Grooveyard Greats" listener survey is winding down.  You can pick your favorite songs of 1960 here through Friday at 11 PM.  The Finals begin on Thanksgiving.  Get full details on the Grooveyard Greats home page. Now here's the Top Ten @ 10 for November 21, 1961 as played tonight by... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: April 18, 1961

Here's the Top Ten @ 10 for April 18, 1961 as heard on "The Grooveyard" with Alan Seltzer: #10 "Some Kind of Wonderful" by The Drifters #9 "Baby Blue" by The Echoes #8 "I've Told Every Little Star" by Linda Scott #7 "Tonight I Fell In Love" by The Tokens #6 "Blue Moon" by The... Continue Reading →

Top Ten @ 10: Flashback 1961

There was no Top Ten @ 10 feature on this week's edition of "The Grooveyard" due to the Flashback special focusing on the music and events of 1961.  Here's the Top Ten songs from that year: #10  "Please Mr. Postman" by The Marvelettes #9 "There's a Moon Out Tonight" by The Capris #8 "Runaround Sue"... Continue Reading →

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