New Mexico’s Arsenal is expanding
Feb08

New Mexico’s Arsenal is expanding

By: Michael Boo First taking the SoundSport stage in 2017, Albuquerque, New Mexico’s Arsenal is growing, with plans for an expanded tour of the southwestern United States this summer. A member of the Academy Drum and Bugle Corps front ensemble section in 2014 and 2015, director Spenser Lotz founded the group as a way to bring a drum corps presence back to the state of New Mexico that hadn’t been felt for four decades....

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SoundSport and Irish Marching Band Association announce 2018 partnership
Jan17

SoundSport and Irish Marching Band Association announce 2018 partnership

Drum Corps International’s SoundSport program and the Irish Marching Band Association (IMBA) are delighted to announce a range of exciting new ventures for 2018. With the ever changing tide of activity and development, the IMBA council have been exploring new opportunities to broaden its activity in 2018 and beyond. The first of these ventures is a very exciting strategic partnership with Drum Corps International. As part of...

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Highlights from the Indonesia Drum Corps Championships
Nov01

Highlights from the Indonesia Drum Corps Championships

The annual Indonesia Drum Corps Championships took place October 12-15 in Serang, a municipality on the island of Java.   Let’s roll everybody!!! *BankBJB IDCC 2017 #Celebrating Marching Mu #Letsmakehistorytogether Posted by Indonesia Drum Corps Championship on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 7 judges representing Drum Corps International and SoundSport were invited to attend and evaluate participating groups.   Little story...

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2017 Virtual World Championship Results
Aug16

2017 Virtual World Championship Results

Earlier this month, several ensembles from around the world were hard at work preparing for the 2017 SoundSport Virtual World Championships The results of the 2017 Virtual World Championships are: Spirit of Sunnyvale (Sunnyvale, CA) – Bronze The Diplomats (Windsor, ON) – Bronze Life Music Corps (Quetzaltenango, Guatemala) – Silver Phenom (Phoenix, AZ) – Gold Jinfan Marching Band (Beijing, China) – Gold...

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Sun shines on entertaining SoundSport festival
Aug14

Sun shines on entertaining SoundSport festival

Great music, delicious food and no shortage of beautiful weather. What more could a drum corps fan want? Saturday’s second-annual SoundSport International Music and Food Festival set the bar high for all of the festivities that surround the final day of the 2017 DCI season, with Pan Am Plaza taking center stage for more than 20 performance ensembles and several of Indianapolis’ gourmet food trucks. According to SoundSport...

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Saturday in the park with DCI’s SoundSport teams
Aug08

Saturday in the park with DCI’s SoundSport teams

By: Jeff Griffith Release: 08/05/2017 For the first time in the program’s five-year history, Drum Corps International’s SoundSport teams headed to Allentown, Pennsylvania with three ensembles taking center stage at Cedar Creek Park ahead of the second day of the DCI Eastern Classic. The picturesque setting in the park is one that SoundSport event organizers have been eyeing for some time. A popular spot each year during...

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