Last name of the guitarist that performed a controversial version of the national anthem at Woodstock
Hendrix
The city that was bombarded by British troops that inspired the national anthem
Baltimore
What the author of the national anthem died from
Pleurisy
Last name of writer of "The Star Spangled Banner"
Key
State of complete emptiness or destruction
Desolation
Person who works purely for material reward
Hireling
Widespread destruction
Havoc
Boast about or praise (brag)
Vaunting
Defense (fortified) wall of a castle or walled city
Ramparts
Shine brightly
Gleaming
Full of danger or risk
Perilous
The soft glowing light from the sky when the sun is below the horizon
Twilight
Covered with spangles or other small sparkling objects
Spangled
Rousing or uplifting song identified with a particular group, body, or cause
Anthem