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This Week: Stars, but No Lights

Stars will be evident on both “The Grooveyard” and “Saturday Soiree” this week.

Thursday night at 9 PM, guest host Bobby G features performers in Dick Clark’s 1963 “Caravan of Stars” tour.  168 more words


Video: Bald Surf Band "The Pyramids" Perform On Dick Clark

Performing at the height of Beatlemania, surf instrumental band The Pyramids had a quite a neat gimmick—they shaved their heads bald. Perhaps they realized they couldn’t compete with the Fab Four’s shiny, well-conditioned locks. 71 more words

The Curiosity Parade

Halloween TV Havoc!: Bobby 'Boris' Pickett does "THE MONSTER MASH" on American Bandstand (1964)

Halloween just wouldn’t be Halloween without listening to “The Monster Mash”! Bobby ‘Boris’ Pickett hit the charts multiple times with his novelty song tribute to Frankenstein, Dracula, and all things monster! 13 more words


Get a jolt from my electrode

Check out this American Bandstand clip from 1964, my is Dick Clark young. Continue watching to see how artfully Bobby Picket stays in charachter.

Being a child of the 1960s this classic was always a Halloween favorite. 49 more words


The Eternal Legacy Of 'American Bandstand': Changing Life For Teenagers Then And Now

We are, frankly, no longer in an era in which music and television go hand in hand. It seems like the Video Music Awards are the only time you see music on the channel whose name used to mean “Music Television.” This is partially just because television is becoming less prominent and relevant in its own way. 1,167 more words


Dick Clark Goes For "Gidget!"

Columbia Pictures presents GiDGET co-starring Sandra Dee • Cliff Robertson • James Darren • Arthur O’Connell

Sandra Dee

The Proposal

Wednesday December 31, 2014

It had been a couple of months since Shannen and I moved back to our hometown. We hadn’t gone out much and really wanted to do something before the year ended. 621 more words