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Columbus Saints Announces Reduced Fees, Scholarship

The Columbus Saints All-Age Drum & Bugle Corps is thrilled to announce two exciting initiatives aimed at making the incredible experience of marching drum corps more accessible than ever before. Reduced Fees: In a commitment to inclusivity and affordability, the Saints have significantly reduced their participation fees for the 2024 Drum Corps International season. The […]

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Bluecoats 2024 Summer Season & National Tour

WITH A RENEWED FOCUS ON ARTS EDUCATION, 2024 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: The grand opening of the Bluecoats EN-RICH-MENT Arts Education Center in Downtown Canton. The return of one of the nation’s largest drum corps shows – Innovations In Brass – to the HOF Enshrinement Week at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Monday August […]

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Bluecoats, University of Mount Union Announce 5-Year Residency

Today Bluecoats and the University of Mount Union announced the signing of a long-term agreement that will keep the Bluecoats Spring Training, The Blue Way Summer Arts Camp, Bluecoats Opening Night Community Celebration, and the Bluecoats Fellowship Residency in Stark County for the next five years.

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Bill Mc Grath…His Life Set the Example

By the way he lived his life, Bill Mc Grath defined the concept of “the Good Soldier”. The values and discipline he absorbed in Drum Corps as a member of the Chili (“Chai-lai”) Crimson Cadets and the Emerald Cadets/Emerald Statesmen (directed by his father, William, Sr.) shaped his attitudes about loyalty and responsibility. When his […]

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Drum Corps Planet Podcast Episode 6 – The 2024 DCI Schedule Is Released

That’s right, the DCI schedule is here! Kevin Gamin, Managing News Editor of Drum Corps Planet, takes a look at what shows he plans to attend, as well as the news and events taking place over the past week in the drum corps activity.

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Bluecoats Downtown Canton Education Center Campaign

Today Bluecoats and EN-RICH-MENT jointly announced the launch of a $1.75M capital campaign, and their plans to build an Education Center in Downtown Canton dedicated to the educational programs of EN-RICH-MENT. The building, which will occupy the space of the former Ziegler Tire building at Market Ave & 9th St, will be renovated and expanded […]

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Drum Corps Planet Podcast Episode 5

After a week off, Drum Corps Planet Managing News Editor Kevin Gamin returns and makes up for lost time, covering TWO weeks of the news and events taking place in the drum corps activity.

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New York Skyliners Announces 2024 Open House

Come perform with the New York Skyliners in 2024 for the DCI All-Age inaugural season! Joshua Delanuez, Director of the New York Skyliners Drum & Bugle Corps®™ is excited to announce the corps’ 2024 Open House. The New York Skyliners’ OPEN HOUSE will take place: Dates: Saturday, November 18, 2023 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 P.M.

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New York Skyliners Announces New Director

The Board of Directors of the New York Skyliners, Inc.®™, are pleased to announce that Joshua Delanuez has accepted the Director position of the Skyliners as they plan for the 2024 DCI All-Age inaugural season! Josh began his career with the Skyliners in 2000 and has served as both a marching member and as Assistant […]

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Drum Corps Planet Podcast Episode 4

This episode of the Drum Corps Planet podcast has a more positive vibe to it as we have no drum corps shutdown announcements. Drum Corps Planet Managing News Editor Kevin Gamin keeps the vibe going with the latest news, opinions, and sounds from the drum corps activity.

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