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    7 Reasons Why You Should Join Marching Band In College

    "This one time at band camp..." is a typical phrase marching band members will hear when talking to people not in band and it doesn't help out the stereotype of bandos. With senior year wrapping up for thousands of high school students around the U.S, many seniors are looking to retire their shakos after graduation. However, here are a few reasons why you consider continuing with marching band in college.

    1. It's Nothing Like High School Marching Band

    2. Doing Marching Band In College Doesn't Make You A Geek

    3. You'll Become A Well-Seasoned Traveler

    4. You Can Become A Superstar!

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    While you could choose to sit at home on tuesday night and watch Hawaii Five-O on Netflix, being in marching band could give you the chance to record the music for the show's theme.

    The use of college marching bands in television and film is becoming more and more prevalent when you have ensembles that can perform at such high levels. Take the USC Trojan Marching Band as an example. The organization has played a part in so many films and television shows they have their own IMDB page.

    Basically, if you want become famous, marching band could be your golden ticket to Hollywood.

    5. College Halftime Shows Are Not Just About The Music

    Also, Your Show Can Be Endorsed By Beyoncé

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    That's saying something.

    Nice work Michigan Marching Band!

    6. You Can Make A Difference In The Community

    7. You Will Meet Lifelong Friends