That's what Bill Press thinks. It's warlike and virtually unsingable for the average person.
Some people hiring Bruce Springsteen to write a new, more contemporary anthem.
Me? I'm for Woody Guthrie's This Land Is Your Land, here performed by Los Lobos & The Grateful Dead:
By Bruce Springsteen:
And finally, Woody Himself:
I like that it's exuberant and upbeat and unwarlike.
BTW, our current national anthem was established in 1931. It doesn't go back to the founding fathers.