Music in the 50's

Musical Misconceptions: Claudette and Colette – A Tale of Two Songs

Hello Retro Music Lovers! It's Retro Dee here with another post on music from The Best Era Ever. The last post I wrote labeled "Musical Misconceptions" was posted on my blog on May 7, 2018. At that point, I couldn't even tell Don and Phil Everly apart by looking at them, let alone tell you… Continue reading Musical Misconceptions: Claudette and Colette – A Tale of Two Songs

Updates

Update: It’s Not Over Yet!

  Hi folks it's Retro Dee with another monthly Update! I entitled this month's Update "It's Not Over Yet" and by "It" I mean SUMMER! No, summer is not over yet. There is still plenty of time for fun in the sun, barbecues, and days at the County Fair. So get out there and enjoy… Continue reading Update: It’s Not Over Yet!

Album Reviews, Music in the 50's

Retro Dee Reviews: The Everly Brothers Don & Phil: The Essential Guide

Hey there folks and Welcome to Retro Dee Reviews! In this section I will be reviewing music albums. I hope this will help other retro fans who are looking to add to their CD collection. (Yes, there are still people who buy CDs) So maybe this review will reveal that an album is just what… Continue reading Retro Dee Reviews: The Everly Brothers Don & Phil: The Essential Guide

Activities & Events

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!

Keeping the '50s Alive!, Music in the 50's

Finding New Oldies: 8 Lesser-Known Songs from the 1950s

  Hello there, folks! Retro Dee here with another listicle featuring more fab info on the Best Era Ever. As a retro enthusiast, nothing is more thrilling than finding a song from that time period that I've never heard before. It's like unearthing a valuable buried treasure from the past. I simply love when I… Continue reading Finding New Oldies: 8 Lesser-Known Songs from the 1950s

Music in the 50's, Retro Dee Reveals

Retro Dee’s Picks for The Grooveyard 5th Annual Summer Song Survey!

  Hello folks! Retro Dee here and once again WCWP’s The Grooveyard has brought us another swell song survey! This song survey isn't just swell, it's SURFING the swell, because it's The Summer Song Survey! That's right. The 5th Annual Summer Song Survey hosted by The Grooveyard's Alan Seltzer was counted down on June 22, 2019… Continue reading Retro Dee’s Picks for The Grooveyard 5th Annual Summer Song Survey!