The Ultimate American Music Bucket List takes you on a musical journey across the United States to stand in some of the most important places in music history. You’ll be guided to recording studios where legends such as Elvis Presley, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, and Aretha Franklin recorded some of their most notable songs. You’ll also see statues and murals dedicated to your favorite artists and bands.
Step inside historic homes where artists such as Johnny Cash, Louis Armstrong, Little Richard, and W.C. Handy once lived. You’ll learn about museums and organizations across the U.S. dedicated to everything from banjos and drums, to rock and roll, jazz, and blues. You’ll also discover tombstones and memorials to pay your respects to some of America’s most beloved musicians – including the Astroturf-covered grave site of Hank Williams Sr. It’s time to crank up your favorite radio station and sing along while you road trip across the U.S. to conquer The Ultimate American Music Bucket List.
About the Author
Bill Clevlen is a national travel journalist and broadcaster dedicated to promoting road trips across America. His travel stories have been heard on radio and television stations across the U.S. His books include: 100 Things To Do in America Before You Die, Driving Across America, and Finding the American Dream – A Guided Tour of Places Where Americans Changed History. You can follow Bill’s travels and discover road trip ideas on his website: billontheroad.com