"American Woman" is a song by Canadian rock band 'The Guess Who', first released in January 1970 on the album of the same name and later as a single, which reached no.1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song's origins took the form of a live jam at a curling rink concert. The subsequent studio recording features the original almost completely unchanged; only a few lines were added.
▶ Grand Funk Railroad - "We're An American Band" [Live 1974] Grand Funk Railroad an American blues rock band that was highly popular during the 1970s. Grand Funk Railroad toured to packed arenas worldwide, critics hated them, audiences loved them. The band's name is a play on words of the Grand Trunk Railroad, a railroad line that ran through the band's home town of Flint, Michigan. ~ Mark Farner (guitar, vocals) Don Brewer (drums, vocals) Mel Schacher (bass)
Bread was a late 60s/70s rock/pop band from Los Angeles, California. They were one of the most popular rock groups of the early 1970s, a primary example of what later was labeled "soft rock", releasing a string of well-crafted, melodic soft rock singles. The band consisted of David Gates, Jimmy Griffin, Robb Royer, Mike Botts, and Larry Knechtel...