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The Great 88 is Coming!

Hi folks, it’s Retro Dee and I want to tell you all about my favorite music survey! It’s called The Great 88 and it's an annual part of my favorite radio show The Grooveyard hosted by D.J. Alan Seltzer on WCWP, a public radio station out of Long Island University. This year's survey is extra… Continue reading The Great 88 is Coming!

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Retro Dee’s Guide to the Best Era Ever Turns 2!

Hello everyone! Retro Dee here and I'm pleased to announce that as of September 21st, 2019, Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever turns 2 years old! Well all right! I can't believe it's been two years since I began my blog on September 21, 2017. My first post was a poorly written article… Continue reading Retro Dee’s Guide to the Best Era Ever Turns 2!

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Happy 80th Birthday, J. I. Allison!

Hello folks! It's Retro Dee and this post is a tribute to Mr. Jerry Ivan Allison who turns 80 years old on August 31, 2019. Jerry Allison (now known as J.I. Allison) became the drummer for The Crickets in 1956.     I didn't want this day to go by without expressing my gratitude for… Continue reading Happy 80th Birthday, J. I. Allison!

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Song Challenge, Round 22: Retro Dee Has Been Challenged!

Hi folks! This is Retro Dee and I was challenged by lauravent69 to participate in her Weekly Song Challenge. Now, as some of you might have gathered, I love music. I especially like matching songs to feelings or ideas. So I've decided to accept this challenge. (I'm not sure if we're supposed to post the… Continue reading Song Challenge, Round 22: Retro Dee Has Been Challenged!

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Special Event: Peggy Sue’s Cruise 2019

Hello, everyone! It's Retro Dee and I'm super excited to bring you my report on Peggy Sue's Cruise 2019! But first, a little history: Peggy Sue's Cruise is a car show, contest and parade held annually in Santa Rosa, CA. The first part of the event is held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, where the… Continue reading Special Event: Peggy Sue’s Cruise 2019

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Retro Dee Has Been Nominated for The Liebster Award!

Hello folks! Retro Dee here and I have a Special Announcement to make! I was nominated for The Liebster Award! If you don't know (because at first I didn't) The Liebster Award is an acknowledgement that allows bloggers to discover new blogs as well as give props to blogs they know by recommending (aka nominating)… Continue reading Retro Dee Has Been Nominated for The Liebster Award!

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Pet Blogger Challenge (In Memory of Chelsea)

Okay, so this is not technically a Pet Blog, and this could present some discord, I realize. But I wanted to answer the questions from the 9th Annual Pet Blogger Challenge at Go Pet Friendly.Com in memory of my very best friend Chelsea Ann Sachiko who went to Rainbow Bridge on November 30, 2018. Anyone who has… Continue reading Pet Blogger Challenge (In Memory of Chelsea)