Just announced, America will perform a free concert at the Erie County Fair on August 15th sponsored by Hamburg Casino.
America is a Grammy Award winner for New Musical Artist in 1972 and is best known for songs “A Horse With No Name,” “Sisters Golden Hair” and other songs include “Venture Highway”, “Tin Man”, “Daisy Jane”, and “Lonely People”. An English-American folk rock band composed originally of members Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell and Dan Peek that became a musical sensation while still in their teens in 1972, scoring #1 hits and winning a Grammy for best new musical artist. Even with Dan Peek quitting the group in 1977, Buckley and Bunnell returned America to the top 10 as a duo with “You Can Do Magic” in 1982.
Back in January of 2007, the band released Here & Now, the band’s first major label studio album in over twenty years.
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