This Weekend: Flashback 1962

National League baseball returned to New York when the Mets took the field for the first time.  Jackie Kennedy gave Americans a tour of the White House, followed a few months later by her husband handling the Cuban Missile Crisis.  And in between, Marilyn Monroe died and "West Side Story" won 10 Academy Awards  including... Continue Reading →

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Top Ten: July 14, 1958

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for July 14, 1958 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Just a Dream" by Jimmy Clanton and His Rockets #9 "No Chemise Please" by Gerry Granahan #8 "My True Love" by Jack Scott #7 "When" by The Kalin Twins #6 "The Purple People Eater" by Sheb Wooley Support... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Drive My Car

Join host Alan Seltzer Saturday night on The Grooveyard when we celebrate National Car Collectors Day.  We'll share a lot of songs about cars and driving, plus a six-pack of hits by groups named after automobile models. In addition, the Grooveyard Top 10 will feature the hits of July 14, 1958 and we'll play more... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: Summer Songs 2018

There was no Grooveyard Top Ten this week due to the countdown of the listener Summer Song Survey. A record number of listeners voted in this year's survey, which wound up with over 4% more votes than last year's poll.  You can see video versions of all the songs at the links below.  In addition,... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: Summer is Finally Here!

Host Alan Seltzer winds up the July 4th celebrations Saturday night at 7 PM when "The Grooveyard" unveils the results of this year's Summer Song Survey.  The survey show, was postponed from last Saturday due to the special tribute to Dan Ingram. As in past summer song surveys, the poll features both songs about the... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: Ingram’s First WABC Survey

In memory of Dan Ingram, we featured the Top Ten Survey the week he first appeared on WABC.  Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for June 23, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Tonight (Could Be The Night)" by The Velvets #9 "Those Oldies But Goldies" by Little Caesar and the Romans... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: An Ingram Thing

The Honor Group of the Day will be Dan Ingram fans when The Grooveyard plays tribute to the legendary disk jockey Saturday night. Host Alan Seltzer will feature recordings of Dan Ingram's classic moments on the air and will share memories with Bill Mozer, an engineer at WABC who often worked with Ingram.  The Grooveyard... Continue Reading →

Top Ten: June 23, 1963

Here's the Grooveyard Top Ten for June 23, 1963 as played tonight by Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard": #10 "Demon in Disguise" by Elvis Presley #9 "Blue on Blue" by Bobby Vinton #8 "One Fine Day" by The Chiffons #7 "My Summer Love" by Ruby and the Romantics #6 "So Much In Love" by The Tymes Support... Continue Reading →

This Weekend: A June Swoon

Join host Alan Seltzer on "The Grooveyard" Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We'll share a six-pack of hits by Gary U.S. Bonds, plus an Under the Covers segment featuring the Beach Boys to celebrate the birthdays of Brian Wilson and Bruce Johnston. In addition, the Grooveyard Top... Continue Reading →

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