In The News – Broke-Down Buses, Ibuprofen, And A Sex Offender: On The Road With Pioneer Drum Corps

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Shoddy tour buses without air-conditioning in sweltering summer heat. Teenagers forced to provide medical care in lieu of professionals on staff. A known registered sex offender coaching the young performers.

This is Pioneer, a Milwaukee-based drum and bugle corps that crosses the country each summer performing theatrical marching band numbers to devoted fans. The group, whose members face taxing, all-day practices to perfect their shows, is one of two dozen competing in the most advanced tier of the all-American niche activity.

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Posted by on Friday, August 24th, 2018. Filed under Current News, DCI World.