Daily Doo Wop

We are a time machine to the past….with songs dating from 1952 to the British Invasion in 1964.

Hooray for Hollywood — and TV and music. From the Hollywood Walk of Fame to the Lone Ranger to Ed Sullvian to Annette Funicello, this era had lots of stars and fun for the whole family.

"The Honeymooners" episode "TV or Not TV"

Updated twice a week. You’ll find vintage 50’s and 60’s TV series, game shows, cartoons and shorts, children’s programming, and commercials.

So trivia are unimportant details or facts? Nonsense! How well do you know your 50s and 60s music or TV shows and movies? Come test your knowledge. Nothing is too small.

With rhythm and blues, rock and roll, rockabilly, and crossovers from country music. That’s why we go beyond Doo Wop.As DJ’s at the time said, “If it’s a hit, it plays.”

Retro Fudge Cake Recipe

The cooking during the 1950s is known for its homey casseroles – comfort food at its finest. These hot dishes are usually easy to make, which is due, in part, to the semi-homemade aspect.

Every weekend, there is a Golden Oldies Juke Box Saturday, and the juke box is full of song requests of ’50s music and 60s music. It’s always a fun mix. Requests come mostly from those who see us on Facebook. Or leave a request through comment to us.It all begins at 5:00 PM Eastern Time.

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  • Paris Sisters I Love How You Love Me
    April 18, 2019

    The Paris Sisters I Love How You Love Me

    Girl Groups The Paris sisters were a girl group from San Francisco. Group members included Priscilla, Albeth, and Sherrell Paris. The song "I Love How You Love Me" was written by Barry Mann and Larry Kolber, who at the time worked at Don Kirshner's Aldon Music, which was near…

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  • Dion Runaround Sue
    January 23, 2019

    Dion Runaround Sue

    Rock and Roll One golden oldie favorite is the classic “Runaround Sue” by Dion. The song was written by Dion and Ernie Maresca. They say it was about the kind of girl who wants you to love her, but when it comes to a commitment, she’s off to someone else. In…

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  • Gene PItney Town Without Pity
    January 23, 2019

    Town Without Pity by Gene Pitney

    Movie Music The movie A Town without Pity (1961) was filmed in Austria deals with American occupying forces in Germany post WWII. The film, which was based on the novel by Manfred Gregor, features Gene Pitney's haunting song "A Town without Pity ." The song was nominated for an…

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  • The Fascinators Oh Rose Marie
    January 12, 2019

    The Fascinators Oh Rose Marie

    Doo Wop The Fascinators came together as did many others by singing on street corners in New York City (for them, that was Brooklyn). Group members were Tony Passalacqua, Angelo LaGrecca, Nick Trivatto, Ed Wheeler, and George Cernacek. In the late 1950s, Capitol Records was a label that, with…

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  • Clyde McPhatter A Lover's Question
    December 28, 2018

    Clyde McPhatter A Lover’s Question

    R&B The golden oldie "A Lover's Question" was McPhatter's first Top 10 hit after leaving the Drifters. The song was written by Brook Benton and Jimmy T. Williams. Benton sang the demo version of "A Lover's Question," which his producer Clyde Otis then presented to Jerry Wexler and Ahmet…

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