People Of The Us And Canada! Which Songs/bands/art/culture Best Represent Your State/city/area?

I have a dream to one day hire a car and do a musical/cultural tour of North America… i’ve got a few ideas, but i want youse to help me out!
So, which tunes/bands/styles of music/any other culturally interesting things that will persuade me to visit your neck of the woods?
BQ: Which State/City/Place do you live in and what’s the best thing about it?
(i’m a Brit by the way… i’ve briefly visited Florida (Orlando way…), but unfortunately didn’t get a chance to have a proper look… family wedding… nothing special… went to Disney… meh… next time will delve deeper 😉
Post clips/pics if ye can!