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Grooveyard Greats Poll: 1960

The Grooveyard Greats surveys continue.  This week, choose your 10 favorite songs of 1960–don’t forget to click the “Vote” button at the bottom of the poll so your choices will count. 83 more words


This Week: Searchin' for the Coasters

We celebrate the music of The Coasters on the 49th anniversary of their formation Thursday night at 9 PM on “The Grooveyard”.  The group was formed in October 1955 as a spin-off of The Robins. 110 more words


She Was Known As 'Miss' Toni Fisher

In the early days she was often billed as ‘Miss’ Toni Fisher, and DJ Wink Martindale once said that the reason for that was to assure fans that she was indeed a girl, in spite of her powerful voice. 362 more words


Happy Sweet 16th Birthday, "Hit Me Baby One More Time"

Calling all Britney Spears’ lovers! And everyone who remembers when this hit came out…16-years ago TODAY.

Oh the memories this jam brings back. Also, the sad reality that we’re old. 25 more words


On September 30 "Sexual Healing" by Marvin Gaye was released...

On September 30, 1982, Marvin Gaye released “Sexual Healing.”

The single has become one of Gaye’s signature songs, winning him two Grammy Awards in 1983 (Best Male R&B Vocal Performance and Best R&B Instrumental Performance), and topping the Billboard R&B Singles Chart for 10 weeks. 45 more words


Video of the Week: September 29, 2014

While performing “Lonely Teardrops” onstage at the Latin Casino in Cherry Hill, NJ during a Dick Clark oldies revue on this date in1975, a few months after this week’s video was recorded, Jackie Wilson collapsed from a heart attack.  75 more words


The Association @ Historic Everett Theatre Everett WA


one of the greatest rock vocal groups of the 1960s. Million selling hit singles include #1 “Windy”, #1 “Cherish”, #2 “Never My Love”, #5 “Along Comes Mary”, #9 “Everything That Touchs You”. 71 more words