A favorite song, Miss American Pie, will hit #1 tomorrow, 50 years ago. I can’t imagine anyone hating this song…?
If you have a chance to visit Clear Lake, Iowa, the Surf Ballroom there is an homage to rock & roll history. And the corn field where the music died is also worth a visit. There’s a makeshift shrine there.
Here are a couple photos from my visit a couple of years ago.
Beginning in Honolulu on 28 January —
Don McLean to embark on ‘American Pie 50th Anniversary Tour’
Don McLean is 74 years old. Rock on, Don McLean!