music

5 Controversial Versions of the National Anthem to Hear This 4th of July
It’s no secret that “personalized” adaptations of “The Star-Spangled Banner” caused waves of controversy over the past few decades. While many Americans are quick to recall celebrity performances like Roseanne Barr’s 1990 off-key rendition before a San Diego Padres game (followed by spitting and cro…
The Great Christmas Music Debate
Traditionally, the period post-Thanksgiving up until December 25th, our country goes into pure Christmas overdrive. In the past few years, it appears that we've begun Christmas Overdrive in August, but that is another debate for another day. No no, this blog is about the enduring debate that ha…
The Non-Classics: Songs You’ll Never Hear on 105.7 The Hawk
We here at 105.7 the Hawk live up to our "classic rock" moniker in spades. The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen, .38 Special...all of the all-time greats exist under our (hypothetical) roof. I could write a weekly blog reviewing our finest tunes, but how many times can you type &qu…