Aerosmith have never been considered a “political” band. But considering the evidence of their beliefs, and their history with patriotic events, one thing is certain: they believe in America.
As we prepare for the 4th of July, let’s go beyond “God Bless the U.S.A.” and “America the Beautiful” to examine a few classic tracks that celebrate and capture the essence of our complicated nation.
If the American public had its way, Bruce Springsteen would be write a new National Anthem that would be heard before every ball game and at the start of every school day across the country.
We asked what your favorite songs to listen to while driving on the PCH and you answered! Check out what other K-EARTH 101 listeners chose as their favorite songs to listen to while driving on […]
Co-founder and lead guitarist of the group [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]America[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dan Peek[/lastfm], has died at the age of 60. He was found in bed Sunday dead by his wife in their Missouri home, located 60 […]
The ‘Tickets @ 2′ song to win Steve Miller tickets is “Ventura Highway” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]America[/lastfm]. Dewey Bunnell wrote the song and told the L.A. Times in 2006 explaining, “It was 1963 when I was […]
Photos: Neil Diamondview gallery The legendary [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Neil Diamond[/lastfm] started his career while taking pre-med classes at NYU when he took a job writing songs for $50 a week at the Brill Building. He first found […]
The “Tickets @ Two” song today is “Ventura Highway” by [lastfm]America[/lastfm]. America member Dewey Bunnell wrote the song, which has a deep and sentimental history behind the meaning.
Before the classic [lastfm]America[/lastfm] hit became “A Horse With No Name” it was originally titled “Desert Song.” The group often received cases of mistaken identity from listeners when the song was first released, because their sound resembles the great American song-man [lastfm]Neil […]