Social Roundup: First Weekend of October for College & High School Band
Oct 4, 2022Take a look at what some high school and college marching band programs looked (and sounded) like with this week's social roundup which includes college halftime action and high school band competitions.
USBands Regionals Recap: Texas Edition - Oct. 1
Oct 3, 2022Bands across the country ushered in October’s Autumn air this past weekend with a wide array of spectacular performances. Here’s what you should know about the three Regional Competitions that took place on Saturday.
DCI Update: Crossmen Brings Back Their Cymbal Line For 2023
Sep 30, 2022Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps announced today on social media that the corps will be bringing back their cymbal line for the 2023 season. The last time the San Antonio-based corps fielded a cymbal line was in the 2018 season.
A SoCal Favorite Making Its Debut at the 2022 WBA Big Orange Classic
Sep 30, 2022While the WBA season is about to take off, one group that you might notice is missing from Ayala's Music in Motion Tournament lineup is the award-winning Vista Murrieta Golden Alliance Marching Band and Color Guard. Like many other groups around California that don't get started on their competitive season right away, it won't be too long until you run into Vista Murrieta. Coming in second place at last year's WBA Regional Championship at Trabuco Hills High School, Vista Murrieta is nothing short of a legendary program. Semi-Finalist Band at the 2008 BOA Grand National Championships, Fan-Favorite from the 2019 BOA San Antonio Super Regional, 2nd place 5A WBA Band in 2021 and a recipient of the BOA Al Castronovo Espirt de Corps Award.
TSU's 'Aristocrat of Bands' Makes History Again and Again... and Again
Sep 29, 2022Tennessee State University's marching band - the Aristocrat of Bands - is no stranger to making history. Since the program's inception in 1946, Aristocrat of Bands has blazed the trail not only for HBCU bands but marching bands across the country (and the world).
Social Roundup: What's Happening with College & High School Marching Band
Sep 27, 2022Take a look at what some high school and college marching band programs looked (and sounded) like with this week's social roundup which includes college halftime action and high school band competitions.
U of Michigan Marching Band Pays Tribute to 50 Years of Female Inclusion
Sep 26, 2022This past weekend, the University of Michigan Marching Band had a lot to celebrate.
2022 Program Spotlight: Trumbull High School
Sep 26, 2022This week we’re taking a second to shine a spotlight on the Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band, directed by Band Director Josh Murphy. Based out of Trumbull, CT, the group has repeatedly been recognized as one of the nation’s finest marching programs, having received a wide array of awards including recently receiving the Percussion Caption Award at USBands Nationals in 2021, the Best Color Guard Caption Award in 2019, and winning the Gold Medal at USBands Nationals in 2016. In addition to performing competitively throughout the Fall, they have also participated in many well-known parades across the country including the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade, a variety of Disney World Parades, and even had the honor of representing Connecticut in the 54th and 56th Presidential Inaugural Parades.
PHOTO GALLERY: USBands Saginaw Regional
Sep 25, 2022Check out photos of the 2022 USBands Saginaw Regional in Saginaw, TX. All photos were taken by Kayle Koberowski Rodriguez
(GAME)DAY IN THE LIFE, Ep. 1: Pitt Band with Adam S.
Sep 23, 2022(GAME)DAY IN THE LIFE is a brand new series on FloMarching that gives viewers a look at what it's like to march in some of the biggest college programs in the U.S. New episodes are going to be dropped two times a month and will feature different college marching band programs around the nation.
Showband Shines at 3 Upcoming USBands Competitions
Sep 21, 2022Showband will shine at 3 upcoming USBands competitions this Fall marching band season, allowing fans the opportunity to see top-tier high school programs back-to-back with special exhibition performances from well-known showband programs across the South. Check out the information below and mark your calendars because these are shows you absolutely will not want to miss.
Texas Marching Classic Prelims Schedule Announced
Sep 21, 2022Check out the newly released prelims schedule for the Texas Marching Classic, taking place on October 8th in Round Rock, TX. Can't make it to the show? No problem - stream all the action LIVE on FloMarching! Click here for more information.
Social Roundup: Mid-September College & High School Marching Band Check-In
Sep 20, 2022Take a look at what some high school and college marching band programs looked (and sounded) like with this week's social roundup which includes college halftime action and high school band competitions.
Social Media Goes Wild for IU's "It Was Never A Phase" Halftime Show
Sep 19, 2022Social media was abuzz last week when the IU Marching Hundred announced their halftime show "It Was Never A Phase." The show repertoire featured the following selections:
Fall Band Is Back: 4 Big-Picture Storylines on the 2022 BOA Slate
Sep 16, 2022Jeff Griffith is a freelance writer and analyst for FloMarching throughout the Fall and Winter marching seasons.