The 2019 90 Degree Show ‘100 Humans’

 

Welcome to the 2019 Degree Show! In this episode we discuss news from this past week, bands we have seen so far…. and the biggest talk from the weekend was The Legendary Florida A & M University Marching Band vs. Southern University Marching Band

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (29:20), Block Band Music & Publishing (12:24) Kevin Peete (30:12) Block Us Up – Band Blog (13:16) Smokee O’s BBQ (1:21:04) Bull City Music School (1:21:53)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

TOPICS:

Intros / Shot Outs (4:25)

Bands to Highlight (14:55)
Benedict
WSSU
Miles

Discussion (31:25)
The Marching 100 vs The Human Jukebox

Closing (1:23:07)

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The 2019 90 Degree Show Welcome Back

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Welcome to the 2019 Degree Show! In this episode we welcome back to the new year with our new format. In this podcast we will be getting acclimated to the new season and open the discussion about what we have seen and what we look forward to this year.

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (25:44) Block Band Music & Publishing (7:47) Kevin Peete (26:39) Block Us Up – Band Blog (8:33) Smokee O’s BBQ (53:45) Bull City Music School (55:00)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

TOPICS:

Intros and Shot Outs (9:24)

Who You Have Seen (28:00)

Discussion (56:33)

Is Bigger Better? – https://blockusup.com/2017/07/14/is-bigger-better-can-a-small-band-ever-really-be-the-best-band/

You Must Work Harder Than Us – https://blockusup.com/2019/01/27/you-must-work-harder-than-us-the-small-bands-that-accepted-the-challenge/

Closing (1:35:45)

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2019 National Signing Day For Marching Bands Part II

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Welcome to the 2019 National Signing Day For Marching Bands Part II. Today we welcome Zac Nealy Band Director at Columbia High School in Decatur, GA. These young scholars are ready to announce to the world were they will be marching in the fall. Congratulations Students!!

Keonna Timmons – Clarinet/Dance

Joria Smith – Clarinet/Percussion

Kelsey Huff – Clarinet

Vashti Culver – Trumpet

Makayla Belle – Clarinet

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (21:17), Block Band Music & Publishing (8:17) Kevin Peete of RE/MAX PATRIOTS (22:09) BlockUsUp.com (9:10) SmokeeOs BBQ (22:50)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

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2019 National Signing Day For Marching Bands

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Welcome to the 209 National Signing Day For Marching Bands. Today we welcome Charles Conner Band Director at Butler College Prep in Chicago, IL. These young scholars are ready to announce to the world were they will be marching in the fall. Congratulations Students!!

Ivion Coleman – Snare
Daniel Hannah – Baritone
Vannessa Bynum – Saxophone
Marshawn Murphy – Tuba

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (19:08), Block Band Music & Publishing (7:43) Kevin Peete of RE/MAX PATRIOTS (20:00) BlockUsUp.com (8:29) SmokeeOs BBQ (20:42)

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2019 National Signing Day Marching Bands & Seven Years To The Good!

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May is a great month for The Marching Podcast. It is graduation month at Colleges and Universities, its my mother’s birthday (May 21. Happy Birthday Mom! 🙂 and we celebrate our anniversary broadcasting our podcast to the world from May 19, 2012.

Check Out Our Very First Podcast Hello World!http://bit.ly/1Q8rZH2

This year seven years in and definitely some upgrades, we are proud to say we have given over 1000$ in scholarships and building awareness and the enrollment to Historically Black Colleges and Universities. We also believe this is the best month to continue our National Signing Day for Marching Bands Series. It’s a celebration when our young people get a key to enable their independence and we want to let this month be a huge party for us, our graduates, scholarship recipients, and future leaders of our world!

May 20-24 we will celebrate our anniversary and National Signing Day for Marching Bands. We kick off the week by talking to two of our scholarship recipients from our first show in 2015.

Monday May 20, 2019 – Manuel Powell at 9:30 pm EST

Wednesday May 22, 2019 – Alexis Terry at 9:30 pm EST

Check out Manuel and Alexis on our first National Signing Day For Marching Bands Podcast from 2015! – http://bit.ly/1J0718v

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To kick off the 2019 class on Thursday at May 23 6:30 pm EST we will talk to a new group for 2019 from Butler College Prep in Chicago, IL. Band Director Charles Conner was a guest on our show and has a great group of scholars to announce on our network were they will be going to school in the fall.

Check out Choppin’ It Up with Charles Connerhttp://bit.ly/2Mn3RVP

Finally on Friday May 24 at 6:30 pm EST we will introduce another crop of scholars from Columbia High School in Decatur, GA. Band Director Zac Nealy will be an upcoming guest on Choppin’ It Up and is excited to give his students this experience to promote to the world were they will march this fall.

Make sure to join this wonderful series of celebrating our young scholars as they progress through higher learning and Happy Seventh Birthday to all of the supporters of The Marching Podcast!!!

2019 Choppin It Up with Amelya Hardaway

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In this episode we meet Amelya Hardaway. Amelya works as a dentist at Christ Community Dental in the Memphis area and went to school with our host. In this episode we find out where Amelya is from, talk the good ole days in undergrad and her path to success as a proud HBCU grad. This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (6:36), Block Band Music & Publishing (5:09) Kevin Peete of RE/MAX PATRIOTS (7:26) BlockUsUp.com (5:55) SmokeeOs BBQ (8:09)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

NOTES:

Where is Amelya From – 9:24

First HBCU Experience – 10:13

Deciding on a Career Path – 12:34

High School – 16:22

Most Difficult Class in Undergrad – 17:33

Memories of Amelya – 20:12

Most Memorable Time – 23:18

After Undergrad – 27:15

All About Medical School – 31:50

After Medical School – 38:56

Most Memorable Experience in the Field – 42:50

Current Position into Promotion – 49:04

What Part of Dentistry is Taxing – 53:27

Closing – 59:44

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2019 Choppin It Up with Rodney Chism

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Welcome….today we meet Rodney Chism. Rodney is the Director of Bands at Jarvis Christian College. Rodney has a great HBCU band timeline into how he became Director of Bands. Rodney has multiple similarities with our host that will make a great podcast. In this episode, if you love HBCUs and you marched anywhere we have a real talk with Rodney Chism

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (6:13), Block Band Music & Publishing (4:52) Kevin Peete of RE/MAX PATRIOTS (7:05) BlockUsUp.com (5:37) SmokeeOs BBQ (7:46)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

NOTES:

What Up from Bridgette – 8:30

Where is Rodney From – 21:01

First HBCU/Music Experience – 22:26

First Instrument  (Movies) – 25:07

Memorable High School Experience – 31:00

College Decision/Transfer – 34:19

JSU vs TSU ’97 – 48:15

Chat Room Question (Avoiding Student Transfers) – 52:40

Memorable TSU Experience – 56:40

Time to Be a BandHead (Surprise on Saturday) – 1:01:42

UAPB Life – 1:06:32

After Undergrad – 1:16:30

Boom Experience – 1:22:50

After Jackson – 1:40:30

Come to Jarvis – 1:43:54

Closing – 2:05:40

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2019 Choppin It Up with Ramon Key

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In this episode we meet Ramon Key. Ramon Key is the head band director for Central State University in Ohio. In this episode we find out where he is from, were he went to school and his path to becoming the band director to a school in the midwest.

This podcast is brought to you by SAY Marketing and Promotions (5:38), Block Band Music & Publishing (4:03) Kevin Peete of RE/MAX PATRIOTS (6:30) BlockUsUp.com (5:00) SmokeeOs BBQ (7:11)

Check out our website http://www.themarchingpodcast.com/ you can email the show at marchingpodcast@gmail.com, tweet us @marchingpodcast, and follow our blog at https://themarchingpodcast.blog/ We hope you enjoy the show!

NOTES:

Where is Ramon From – 8:39, 23.38

First Marching Band Experience – 11:36

Early Music Memories – 17:16

College Decision – 22:30

Giggin’ to Education – 24:50

Memorable Experience In College – 28:00

Biggest Challenge in College – 31:20

Looking For Work After College – 33:30

Early Career Success – 37:04

Second Job and Educators that Ramon started to meet – 41:24

After The Second Job – 51:53

Come to Central State – 59:36, 1:22:15

Memorable Experience at Central State – 1:08:15

Small Bands and Drills – 1:10:20

SIAC Rivalries – 1:14:58

Lebron and Magic supporting Central State – 1:20:30

Chat Room Shot Outs and Closing – 1:28:40

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