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10 America-Themed Songs for the Fourth of July

American popular music has been around since before America even declared its independence. 'Yankee Doodle,' anyone? That classic was sung by Colonial American soldiers as early as the French and Indian War.

Here’s a list of 10 to add to your Fourth of July playlist:

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Halo Muzic Talks About Northland Summer Jam And Releases New Video And Music, See Behind The Scenes [VIDEO]

Halo Muzic has released his new song and video, and is gearing up for Northland Summer Jam. He was recently featured on a new show on our sister station Mix 108, and continues to work to put his name in the public.

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After Her Hit Christmas Song Elizabeth Chan Has Bigger Plans and Asks For Your Help

Elizabeth Chan was on FAILURE CLUB, a show about New Yorkers who were trying to live their dream. Liz's dream was to write a famous Christmas Song. I watched the show and saw her struggle and also liked her music and then was lucky enough to feature it. Now, she is continuing her struggle and dream. Here's my follow up, for those of you that wondered, what happened to?

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Watch This Dad and Son Perform The Beatles and Chris Allen’s Son Sam Jammin’

My son Sam, is named after Sammy Hagar, a small Van Halen reference that I could use, and thanks to my wife, won the first name of Sam. Without being pushed, he has a huge love of music like I do. He loves the Beatles, KISS, Van Halen, Michael Jackson, Led Zepplin, SpongeBob, Yo Gabba Gabba, and the Fresh Beat Band.

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You Could Be The Lead Singer Of Chicago When They Come To Duluth At The DECC

Boston's lead singer was found on Youtube Journey's lead singer was found on Youtube  Judas Priest found a replacement through a tribute band. So, it's not that far fetched that Chicago might find a new singer by holding a contest to raise money and awareness for the American Cancer Society.

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Grandma’s Marathon Has World Class Music Entertainment, See The List, See The Artists [AUDIO][VIDEO]

In my Grandma's Marathon Series with Bob Gustafson, we covered the entertainment for this years festivities. One thing Grandma's Marathon has done well, is to have great music for the day and at night to give everyone some time to have fun, whether it be before the marathon, for the families and friends of runners, or runners themselves.

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Bayfront Blues Festival Is Coming Fast, So Is The Deadline To Purchase Discout Tickets

KOOL 101.7 is your official Bayfront Bluesfest Radio Station. We are proud of that, but I feel as your official station, we always let you know updates and information about the festival. Some of the big artists coming that are some of my favs are: Savoy Brown, Robert Cray Band, and Marcia Ball.

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LL Cool J and Eddie Van Halen Talk About The New Collaboration, Playing “Beat It” For Free, Why You Shouldn’t Burglerize LL Cool J’s House

If you haven't heard the two new tracks click here, they are innovative. Everyone remembers when Aerosmith did "Walk This Way" with Run-DMC. Well, this is on the same level. I wouldn't say I'm a rap fan, but I like these tracks because of the use of Rock guitar.

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Sammy Hagar Brings Back New Version Of HSAS [VIDEO]

Hagar Schon Aaronson Shrieve (also known as HSAS) were a band featuring lead vocalist Sammy Hagar, lead guitarist Neal Schon, bassist Kenny Aaronson and drummer Michael Shrieve. The story goes that they rehearsed less than a month Warfield in San Francisco, it's called Through the Fire.

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See The First Music Video Recorded In Space, Space Oddity, Even Impresses Bowie

Chris Hadfield has 825,000 followers on Twitter. One of the reasons is he likes to show you what happens in space and makes all of his followers feel part of his adventure.  He showed what happens when you cry in space and brush your teeth.

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What’s Your Top 5 Chicago Songs Of All Time, Here’s Ed’s Top 5

My buddy Eddie and I were talking recently about Chicago coming to the DECC and what songs were our favorites. Every week we meet at my son's dance class, with his daughter, then we go to dinner. He and I discuss music a lot and so I told him I wanted to post this up.

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Journey “Separate Ways”, Could This Be The Worst Rock Video Ever For The Best Rock Song They Ever Did?

Could Journey have made the worst video ever for one of their best songs ever? "Separate Ways" is one of the hardest hitting rock songs they had a hit with and the video could have been a story song or concert footage.....but what we got was this.......

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