Whose National Anthem Rocked Hardest? [POLL]

by (@BHSmithNYC)

Stevie Ray Vaughan at the Houston Astrodome, April 18, 1985

Texas string twister Stevie Ray Vaughan is credited (or criticized depending on who you’re talking to) with taking blues out of the juke joints and into the arenas before his untimely death in 1990. Though a self-confessed Hendrix disciple, SRV put his own unique, almost Hawaiian-sounding spin on the “The Start Spangled Banner” when he played it before a Houston Astros game in 1985.

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