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Welcome to the 2019 Degree Show! In this episode we talk more about the bands we have seen in this new year. Ernest attended the Fort Valley State vs. Benedict game this weekend and we will ask him about his experience at the game.
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Intros and Shot Outs (12:46)
Kentucky State Marching Band
Stephen A Smith HBCU Week – https://theundefeated.com/whhw/ambassador-stephen-a-smith-honored-during-hbcu-week/
Joe’s HBCU List
Benedict v. Fort Valley, Virginia State, Stillman (46:50)
Welcome to the 2015 90 Degree Show Week 7! This week we talk about Jackson State vs. Alabama A&M, the fifth with Tuskeegee vs. Stillman. Southern’s Homecoming with Prairie View A&M, and the fifth between North Carolina A&T Bethune Cookman. The directors Carlton Wright and Mario Warren from Alabama A&M call in while they listen to the show, Otis Jefferson went to Savannah State’s homecoming and tells us how the band is doing after this past week, Chris Jones calls in to talk about he saw with the Boom from this week and John Lennard the Director at Tuskeegee calls in and explains to us about the home side of the field and why it looks so different. Lastly we talk about an salaries for band directors in the state of Texas.
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We enjoyed broadcasting the 2012 Marching Podcast Awards, and we are happy to give out awards to the schools listed below. I will also be contacting the band office of the winners and honorable mentions, so they are aware and can use this to promote their program. Troy Milton and Marice Bailey did the show with me, and our overlapping decisions or consensus is how we picked the winners for each category. In addition, we had other schools that we wanted to mention, but for the sake of time during the broadcast, we had to speed through our discussion and analysis. Here are the winners and the honorable mentions of the 2012 Marching Podcast Awards!
- Best Songs – (Consensus) Southern: “Things Your Man Won’t Do”
Mentions – Miles: “Pop Goes My Mind”; Bethune Cookman: “Sleeping in My Bed”; Jackson State: “Work Hard Play Hard”, “Imagination”; North Carolina A&T: “Nobody Does It Better
- Sleeper Battles – (Consensus) Miles vs. Albany State
- Best 5th Quarter – (Consensus) Tennessee State vs. Bethune Cookman
Mentions – Alabama State vs. Alabama A&M, Jackson State vs. Alcorn State, Tennessee State vs. Jackson State, Bethune Cookman vs. South Carolina State.
- Sleeper Band – (Consensus) Livingstone College
Mentions – South Carolina State; Edward Waters College, Mississippi Valley State,
- Best Halftime Show – (No Consensus)
Mentions – Jackson State, North Carolina Central, North Carolina A&T, Ohio State, Bethune Cookman
- Best in the Stands – (Consensus) Tennessee State
Mentions – Alabama State, Southern, Bethune Cookman
- Best Overall Band – (Consensus) Bethune Cookman
- Best Book (Repertoire) – (Consensus) Tennessee State
- Best Drill – (Consensus) Jackson State
Mentions – Southern, Stillman College
- Best Conference – (No Consensus) Marice and Troy: SWAC, Joe: MEAC
HONORABLE MENTIONS (Not mentioned on the air because of time constraints but nominated)
Best Songs – Norfolk State: “Out on a Limb”; SC State: “Pretty Brown Eyes”; Elizabeth City University: “Power”
Sleeper Band – Elizabeth City, Talladega College, Savannah State, Albany State