Wind Gap Blue Eagles - Wind Gap, PA, USA
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Glassmen win, Capital Regiment tops three division I corps in Port Huron

by Andrew Wheeler, DCW staff

SCV sweeps Northwest shows, Cascades top Scouts and Pacific Crest

by Donald Chinn, DCW staff

June 29 – July 1, 2002 — Seattle, WA; Kelso, WA; Woodburn, OR . . . Four division I corps, led by the Santa Clara Vanguard, swept through the final three shows of the Pacific Northwest tour, presenting 5,000-6,000 fans with the best drum corps show lineup the region has seen in more than a decade.

For the first time ever, the Madison Scouts performed in Washington and Oregon, and the Seattle Cascades scored higher than the Scouts in the last two shows of the Northwest series for a second place...

July 07, 2002

Syracuse bests strong field in Binghamton

by Adam Burdett, DCW staff

‘Hard Corps’ to debut in LA

An award-winning documentary about drum and bugle corps will make its silver screen debut July 14 in West Hollywood. “Hard Corps,” a 27-minute documentary by producer and director David Malver, takes a look at the lifestyle of a drum corps member through personal interviews and video highlights, showing viewers the emotions that fuel a drum corps member.

“Hard Corps” won the Achievement in Documentary award at the 2002 New York University First Run Film Festival, and Malver has also won the 2002 Bronze Remi Award at the...

July 07, 2002

Cavies post 85.05 at Sounds of Minnesota

by Paul Mordorski, DCW staff

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Drum Corps World is published as an on-line electronic magazine by Sights & Sounds, Inc., Madison, WI. It is supported by advertising from manufacturers, service providers, corps, circuits and show sponsors. The publication began in October 1971 at the same time Drum Corps International was formed and has been produced continuously as a tabloid newspaper until April 2011 and on the Internet since May 2011. It is released monthly, as well as six additional e-mail blasts, one in late June, three during July and two in August.

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