This Weekend: Celebrating Women

We'll celebrate Women's History Month Saturday on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night when host Alan Seltzer features music by female artists and groups. Included will be a six-pack of songs written by Ellie Greenwich.  The "Ladies Night" theme will continue with cover versions of hits written by Carole King in our Under the Covers segment.  The Grooveyard... Continue Reading →

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This Weekend: Flashback 1963

It was the year when Lyndon Baines Johnson was sworn in as president following the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy.  It was also the year when James Bond made his way into movie theaters, when Martin Luther King delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and when a group from Liverpool made their way to... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Whole Lotta Love

"The Grooveyard" celebrates Valentines Day weekend Saturday night at 7 PM when host Alan Seltzer unveils the results of our fifth Love Song Survey on the air and online.  Video versions of the Top 40 songs will be posted on our Love Song Survey pages throughout the evening.  We'll also post a link to a... Continue Reading →

This Week: All You Need is Love

...in the song's title. As a warm-up to our annual Love Song Survey next week, guest host Bobby G features songs from the Grooveyard era with "Love" in the title.   One of the hosts of The Rock Show on WCWP, Bobby will also feature the hits of February 9, 1961 on the Grooveyard Top 10, play... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Sixty Years Later

Saturday night at 7 PM on "The Grooveyard", we'll look back at the artists who died in the plane crash in Clear Lake, Iowa on February 3, 1959, frequently called "The Day the Music Died". Alan Seltzer will feature the music of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper.  Buddy's music will also be... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Elvis and the Good Guy

Elvis Presley's #1 hits will be featured by host Alan Seltzer in this week's edition of "The Grooveyard" in honor of both his 84th birthday Monday and our show #1 for 2019.  Along with his hits, Elvis will be featured in our "Under the Covers" segment. We'll also pay tribute to Ed Baer, who was best... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: December 8, 1957

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for December 8, 1957 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "My Special Angel" by Bobby Helms #9 "Teardrops" by Lee Andrews and the Hearts #8 "Peggy Sue" by Buddy Holly and the Crickets   Hear the Countdown December 29! #7 "Kisses Sweeter Than  Wine" by Jimmie Rodgers #6 "You... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: December 1, 1960

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for December 1, 1960 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Many Tears Ago" by Connie Francis #9 "Lonely Teenager" by Dion #8 "The Hucklebuck" by Chubby Checker   Vote in the finals now! 1957 and earlier     1958-60     1961-63 #7 "You Talk Too Much" by Joe Jones #6... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Bubble Bursting Hits

Join Alan Seltzer on The Grooveyard Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature songs that just missed the final round of this year's Great 88 listener survey.  A total of 84 songs were in the final round in the 2017 survey, but had their bubbles burst in the seventh annual survey. In addition, the... Continue Reading →

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