View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "Promised Land" on Discogs. "Promised Land" is a song lyric written by Chuck Berry to the melody of "Wabash Cannonball", an American folk song. In the Canadian-American rock group The Band recorded "Promised. Promised Land, an Album by American Rock. Released 25 March on Escalator (catalog no. ESCD; CD). Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Promised Land - American Rock on AllMusic - Promised Land Sound. And our sound might be best described as. American rock'n'roll. We are. Joe Scala, Evan Scala, Sean Thompson. After considering the importance of myths in American culture and that of rock'n'roll in postwar America, the study began the examination of musicians who. the streets leading to a "Promised Land", breaks down leav- based on American working class traditions; (2) a concomit- ant expression of oppression of. 8/ Promised Land Sound often resembles the work of a mid-'60s American garage rock band responding to the latest Rolling Stones singles by recontextualising. Nobody's Girl premiere their song Promised Land with The Boot. vocals and the raw rock 'n' roll that captivates us every single time we. Like "Route 66" and Simon & Garfunkel's "America", "Promised Land" is rock'n'roll cartography, plotting a line through its musical heartland.