Daily Doo Wop

We are a time machine to the past….Each day there are new songs, dating from Eisenhower’s first election in 1952 to The British Invasion in 1964.

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Entertainment Biz History

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.

Classic TV Shows

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.

Daily Doo Wop Trivia

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.

Golden Oldies Music

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 Recipes

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.

The Daily Doo Wop Rec Room Juke Box

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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.

History, 50's and 60's

Come read all about it! Sputnik. The Race to Space. Payola scandals. Game show scandals. Rocky Marciano. The Interstate Highway. Trolleys. Transistor radios. McDonald’s.

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Golden Oldies Music Enough with the 2016 Presidential elections; it’s time once again for the all request Golden Oldies Juke Box Saturday Night on the juke box in our Daily Doo Wop Rec Room.  Just click on the juke box and then on the songs you wish to hear....
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Fuzzy Dice in car window

Decorating Cars Retro Style

Ah, those fuzzy dice…Some sources say that they originated with American fighter pilots during World War II, who would hang dice above their instruments for, of course, good luck during their mission. In the 1950s, the airmen continued the tradition by hanging...
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Disneyland on opening day July 17, 1955

Disneyland Celebrates 61 Years

A happy 61st anniversary to Disneyland, which opened this week back on July 17, 1955! To say that the opening was a fiasco is an understatement, but it quickly turned around. Walt Disney was very much in debt on his beloved project. The opening was almost delayed by...
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Jack Webb Dragnet

Dragnet TV Show Trivia

Ladies and gentlemen, the story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to protect the innocent…” Jack Webb created Dragnet, which became one of the most popular and recognizable police shows in a variety of media, including radio,...
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Golden Oldies Music It’s been a week of troubling and violent news, so this is dedicated to a moment of peace, rest, and reflection. It’s time for the all request Golden Oldies Juke Box Saturday Night on the juke box in our Daily Doo Wop Rec Room.  Just...
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The Heartbeats A Thousand Miles Away

The Heartbeats A Thousand Miles Away

Doo Wop Music James “Shep” Sheppard was known for his silky voice, for being a songwriter who liked to write his songs while in the bathtub, and for not always being the easiest person to work with. The Heartbeats, from Queens, New York, consisted of...
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The Showman It Will Stand

The Showmen It Will Stand

R&B Music A little beach music for us this summer evening. The Showmen were a doo wop and R&B group originally from Norfolk, Virginia, but they moved to and recorded in New Orleans beginning in 1961. The song “It Will Stand” was first released in...
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Stacks of wax on a record player were the old fashioned playlist

Golden Oldies Favorites Vol 3

Golden Oldies Music There was lots of pioneering going on in the music of the 1950s and 1960s. The popular golden oldies combined and helped to create different genres and styles, including, but not limited to, doo wop, rock and roll, pop, country, and rockabilly. On...
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Golden Oldies Music Happy Summer weekend! It’s time for the all request Golden Oldies Juke Box Saturday Night on the juke box in our Daily Doo Wop Rec Room. Just click (or tap) on the juke box and then on the songs you wish to hear. There’s plenty of good...
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Johnny Mathis Chances Are

Johnny Mathis Chances Are

Pop Music The song was written by the team of Robert Allen (music) and Al Stillman (lyrics). In 1957, “Chances Are” went to #1 on the Billboard Pop Chart, #1 on Cash Box, and #12 on the U.S. R&B Chart. It was well-loved by the public as well as...
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