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Local Artists To Remix National Anthem With Unconventional Performances

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — When you think of how the Star-Spangled Banner sounds, most of you will conjure up nearly identical versions of the song in your mind. 290 more words

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Six Patriotic Songs for Labor Day Weekend

W.J. Astore

(Also at Huffington Post at this link.)

This year the USA celebrates the 200th anniversary of The Star-Spangled Banner.  Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics, inspired by the battle at Fort McHenry during the War of 1812, and it officially became the National Anthem in 1931.  723 more words

Society

What this singer is doing with the National Anthem is patriotism at its finest

Ever since 2012, Janine Stange has made it her mission to perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” in all 50 states. And when she sings America’s anthem at the Tennessee Titans game on Thursday night, she’ll finally be able to check number 50 off her list. 145 more words

The National Anthem - Let's Have Some Class

With college football season officially starting today and Labor Day just around the corner, I wanted to address a troubling incident at a sporting event I attended this past spring. 400 more words

Societal Observations

Brian McKnight And His Sons -- Those Musical Skills Must Be Genetic [VIDEO]

This video of Brian McKnight and his sons SANGING the National Anthem has been circulating on social media again recently. Although the video is a few years old, we still get chills listening to father and sons harmonize the heck out of this song. 17 more words

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Check out the video of EXMORTUS shredding to the National Anthem at local baseball game

Heavy metal guitarists of EXMORTUS stopped by a minor league baseball game in Bakersfield to play the National Anthem their way! They kicked up the heat a notch and decided to bring their own style with their fierce guitars and delivered a dose of metal shred to the anthem. 291 more words

Music

Four MLB National Anthem Performances

June 2014 — Jordan Whitmer performed the National Anthem for the Kansas City Royals, Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers, and Houston Astros.

Here is the raw video from the Cleveland Indians…

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