This Week: Doo Wop’s 40th and One Hit Wonders

A celebration of a beloved radio show's anniversary and one-hit wonders highlight the week on "The Grooveyard" and "Saturday Soiree'. Thursday night at 9 PM, "The Grooveyard" will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the debut of the "Doo Wop Shop" on WCBS-FM by playing many of the songs and artists that were popular on the... Continue Reading →

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This Week: The Don of Doo-Wop

For 27 years starting in 1975, Don K. Reed's "Doo-Wop Shop" was a great New York tradition for listeners of oldies station WCBS-FM.  The show focused on the group vocal harmonies, and featured interviews with many artists.  Thursday night at 9 PM, we bring back that tradition when Don K. Reed, called "The Don of... Continue Reading →

This Week: Be Seeing You, Bob

Earlier this month, a post on this blog paid tribute to WCBS-FM on the occasion of the station's 40th anniversary.  Sadly, Bob Shannon, one of the voices most associated with the station both before and after the Jack era, officially left the station this week after being off the air for several months due to... Continue Reading →

Happy Anniversary to CBS-FM!

Everyone at "The Grooveyard" wishes our friends at WCBS-FM a happy 40th anniversary.  They'll be celebrating the event this weekend with a reunion of many of the jocks who made the station great over the years.  Simply put, there would be no interest in the music played on "The Grooveyard" today without everything done on... Continue Reading →

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