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Marching Roundtable 744: Blue Devils Bring “Nighthawks” To Life

Scott Chandler discusses how the show deconstructs the painting and then puts it back together, all with that unique Blue Devils style. You can listen to us above, or if you want to take us with you, you can download us from iTunes. Read the rest of the article here.

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You’re Invited To The 2018 Phantom Regiment Hall Of Fame Banquet

Phamily, friends, and fans are invited to attend the 2018 Phantom Regiment Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Banquet! This year’s inductees are Cindi Baumgartner, Becky Nelson, and Bill Riebock. Learn more about the Class of 2018 here. Hall of Fame Banquet Saturday, October 13, 2018 Forest Hills Country Club 5135 Forest Hills Road Rockford, […]

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Blue Knights 2018 Season Banquet Awards

On August 7th, the 2018 Blue Knights Drum & Bugle Corps hosted their Annual Awards Banquet at Arsenal Technical High School in Indianapolis. After the corps finished up a full day of rehearsal, the members and staff were released to get ready for the evening’s plans. Meanwhile the volunteers and cook staff were hard at […]

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British Drum Corps Championships Live Webcast

This Saturday, 22nd September, the DCUK 39th British Drum Corps Championships is taking place at the Select Security Halton Stadium in Widnes, Cheshire, England. On line ticket sales are still open until Thursday night – http://www.dcuk.org.uk/about/tickets.html – and then will be available at the venue from 10am Saturday.

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2019 Music City Trailer Fundraiser

In its inaugural year competing in DCI’s World Class, Music City increased its tour schedule and fan base. Thanks to our volunteers, we were able to have a merchandise presence at more shows in 2018 than the previous year. Unfortunately, we heard from many disappointed fans because we did not have a booth at all […]

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Oktoberfest 2018 – Blue Stars Brat Stand Volunteers Needed

Welcome to the Blue Stars’ home for Oktoberfest 2018. Here you will find all of the information you need to volunteer for the Blue Stars Brat Stand. To sign up, please visit the Oktoberfest 2018 Sign Up What is Oktoberfest The La Crosse Oktoberfest Festival is one of the country’s largest. This year’s Oktoberfest runs […]

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2019 Troopers Admin Team Announced

They are the heart and soul of the logistical side of the organization. They plan the tour, fit the uniforms, provide the food, coordinate volunteers, answer questions from parents and help the members when they are down. They are parents, alumni, and fans. They are the administrators of the Troopers. Jim Jones, the founder of […]

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New Staff For 2019 Phantom Regiment Visual And Music Teams

Phantom Regiment is excited to announce new and returning members of the drum corps instructional staff. Brad Toth, Brass Caption Head, and Stephanie Chavez, Color Guard Caption Head, return for year two. Rob Ferguson will be assuming the role of Percussion Caption Supervisor and will be assisted by Battery Coordinator Ryan Pride and Front Ensemble […]

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Crossmen To Field An All-Female Color Guard For 2019

After recent discussion in charting a course for the 2019 program, Crossmen will be fielding an all-female color guard this year. The decision to cast an all-female guard for next season was made by the design team, which includes color guard caption head and designer, Tyler Edrington. Read the rest of the article here.

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Cavaliers Recruit For 2019 Membership

The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, sponsored by the Village of Rosemont, Illinois, is actively recruiting for the upcoming 2019 season that will bring this 7-time Drum Corps International (DCI) World Champion to California for the first time in over a decade. “We’re searching for talented performers and dedicated student leaders to build the 71st […]

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