Route 66 News

“Stars in California”

This beautifully shot video, directed by M. Andrew Barrera, for “Stars in California” by Texas singer-songwriter Drew Kennedy was shot on several locales on Route 66, as you’ll soon see. Drew Kennedy – “Stars in California” (Official Music Video) from…

Route 66 museum likely will be in Tucumcari Convention Center

The City Commission of Tucumcari, N.M., on Thursday approved the use of the Tucumcari Convention Center as the future home of the New Mexico Route 66 Museum, according to an email from Richard Talley, owner of the Motel Safari in…

Interstate project will restore portion of Route 66

An upcoming project to revamp a busy interchange of Interstate 15 and Interstate 215 in the San Bernardino, Calif., area will restore a long-closed portion of Route 66, reported the Highland Community News. The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors…

“Hotel California” takes some inspiration from the Mother Road

It seems obvious when you think about it, but one of The Eagles‘ biggest hit singles, “Hotel California,” took part of its inspiration from the band members’ westward journeys on Route 66. That’s according to one of the band’s previous…

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