Music in the 50's, Song Surveys

Time For… The 7th Annual Grooveyard Love Song Survey!

Hey folks! The Holidays might be over, but Love is in the air! Or at least on the airwaves! It's time again for The Grooveyard's annual Love Song Survey in which listeners can vote for up to 20 of their favorite love songs from the Most Romantic Era Ever. You can vote for your favorites… Continue reading Time For… The 7th Annual Grooveyard Love Song Survey!

Music in the 50's, Song Surveys

Retro Dee Reveals: My Picks for the 9th Annual Great 88!

Ooh, yes folks, it's that time of year again. The end of the year, that is. And for most of us, 2020 can not end too soon! Although to me, the end of the year means one thing: revealing the songs that I voted for on The Grooveyard Great 88! That's right, here's where I… Continue reading Retro Dee Reveals: My Picks for the 9th Annual Great 88!

Music in the 50's, Song Surveys

9th Annual Great 88 – The Final Stretch

Hey folks! It's Retro Dee and I just want to remind you that this year's Great 88 Song Survey is in the Final Stretch! That's right! It's time (right now!) to vote in The Final Round of The Grooveyard Great 88! Voting for The Finals began on November 19, 2020. The polls will close on… Continue reading 9th Annual Great 88 – The Final Stretch

Updates, Announcements & Events

Update: It’s About Loooove…

Hello Folks and Welcome to Update February 2020! Update this month is a little late because the month got off to a busy start, as I honored the Three Stars we lost on February 3, 1959. This year’s anniversary was particularly harrowing for me, however educational and touching at the same time. At any rate,… Continue reading Update: It’s About Loooove…

Music in the 50's, Song Surveys

Retro Dee Reveals: My Picks for the 8th Annual Great 88!

Hello folks and Welcome to Retro Dee Reveals where I’ll be revealing the songs I voted for in the The Grooveyard Great 88! This year’s survey was extra special because it’s the 8th Annual Great 88 on 88.1 FM! That's a lot of 8's! To re-cap, the preliminary rounds began back in September. There were… Continue reading Retro Dee Reveals: My Picks for the 8th Annual Great 88!

Song Surveys

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!

Updates, Announcements & Events

Update: It’s Buddy Holly Month!

  Hi folks, it's Retro Dee and I can't believe it's already time for another Monthly Update here at Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever! It's September and that means it's Buddy Holly Month. For those of you who don't know, Buddy Holly was born on September 7, 1936 and in his short… Continue reading Update: It’s Buddy Holly Month!