Welcome to the 2016 Honda Battle of the Bands. The Final eight bands that will compete for the title this year are:
South Carolina State
Prairie View A&M
We also talk about Voices of the Band or announcers for the halftime show. Is what they are doing helping or hurting the halftime performance? Also we get all the details from the sky phi box experience to entice you for 2017. Herbert Seward calls in to talk about the battle and Manuel Powell our scholarship recepient tells us what it was like to perform at the Super Bowl of Battles. Tonight we welcome the great Christy Walker and the owner and founder of Block Band Music and Publishing, Rashad Watters. You are welcome to call in and tell us what battle you saw this week at (718) 664-6025. You can email the show at firstname.lastname@example.org, tweet us @marchingpodcast or follow our blog at blog4.themarchingpodcast.com
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Welcome to the 2015 90 Degree Show Week 4! This week we have a good rivalry between Florida A&M and Tennessee State University The State Fair Classic with Prarie View A&M and Grambling, the Circle City Classic with Kentucky State and Central State, the Battle of the Bay with Norfolk and Hampton, the Chicago Football Classic with Morgan State and Howard, Alabama A&M homecoming with University of Arkansas Pine Bluff and Rashad will talk about the VA vs. NC BOTB. This year we welcome the great Christy Walker to the podcast, along with the owner and founder of Block Band Music and Publishing, Rashad Watters. Last but not least we welcome the great Ashlee Nicole who always has a pulse and her ear to the ground in the marching band world.
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Welcome to the 2015 90 Degree Show Weeks 1 & 2! Welcome back to a new season of marching bands. This week we recap Week 1 to introduce how bands are looking this year including the Queen City Battle of the Bands, the joint performance with UNC and NC A&T and we go over some of the matchups we saw in Week 2 including the Southern Heritage Classic between Jackson State and Tennessee State. In our last segment we discuss important topics regarding our schools and/or our music programs. This year we welcome the great Christy Walker to the podcast, along with the owner and founder of Block Band Music and Publishing, Rashad Watters. Last but not least we welcome the great Ashley Nicole who always has a pulse and her ear to the ground in the marching band world. Lastly we will try to cover all the band news that we saw from over the summer.
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Introducing Michael Cowans. Michael is the Director of Bands at Fairley High School. Michael also serves as the head to the Fine Arts Department, an arranger and an adjudicator. Michael during his time in college was in a famous battle against our host and has an interesting story on the school he earned his degree. Tonight we find out where Michael is from and he tells us a great story of how he got into and finished college.
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Welcome to the 2015 Honda Battle of the Bands, the Super Bowl of band battles. The lineup is:
North Carolina A&T
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The results are in and we appreciate all of those who voted for
This was by far the most participation we’ve had in our voting system. This is the third year of the 90 Degree Show, so we believe the fire is spreading. Special shot out to all of the people who run the Twitter handles for these fine institutions. A lot of our tweets about voting were favorited and retweeted, and we always appreciate the support.
Don’t get mad at me…again..lol…you, the people, have spoken, so here are the results from the 2014-2015 People’s Choice Awards for The Marching Podcast. Our next voting poll will be for The 2015 Honda Battle of the Bands! Thanks for being a part of the 2014 90 Degree Show!
Week 1: North Carolina A&T vs. Alabama A&M – 61%
Week 2: Tennessee State University vs. Alabama State – 57%
Week 3: Tennessee State University vs. Jackson State – Southern Heritage Classic – 65%
Week 4: Tuskegee University vs. Winston Salem – 85%
Week 5: Albany State vs. Miles College – 50%
Week 6: North Carolina A&T vs. South Carolina State – ATL Classic – 67%
Week 7: Southern University vs. Alabama A&M University – 93%
Week 8: Florida A&M University vs. Howard University – 93%
Week 9: Jackson State University vs. Southern University – Boombox Classic – 69%
Week 10: Hampton University vs. Morgan State University – 76%
Week 11: Bethune Cookman vs. Norfolk State University – 50%
Week 12: Tuskegee University vs. Albany State – SIAC Championship – 100%
Week 13: Florida A&M vs. Bethune Cookman – Florida Classic – 60%
Week 14: Southern University vs. Grambling State – Bayou Classic – 74%
Welcome to the 2014 90 Degree Show Week 3! This week we discuss the Southern Heritage Classic Jackson State vs. Tennessee State, Morgan State vs. Bowie State, we will announce the winner of the Alabama State vs. Tennessee State battle from last week and our ‘Word on the Street’ with BCU, the Panthers kicker and really Tom Joyner??
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Welcome to the 2014 College Football season and to a new season of the 90 Degree Show! This week we willl recap the MEAC/SWAC challenge and TSU vs. EWC since the tape is out. Our Week 2 feature is Elizabeth City vs. NC Central but we will also discuss Alabama A&M vs. Tuskeegee and we will talk about other bands we have seen so far this year.
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