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    Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    I have been going to the games for a long time and I just remembered something that ISU no longer does at the men's basketball games. It was a song played by the pep band that got the whole crowd clapping or doing what I would call and "alligator clap." It would get faster and faster and the clapping would too. Does anyone remember this song and/or know why they stopped playing it? Thanks in advance.



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Uh oh another band topic...



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Referred to as "Chants" within the band.

    Didn't realize they stopped playing it.. not sure why. Perhaps a current member could enlighten?



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by Skyh13 View Post
    Referred to as "Chants" within the band.

    Didn't realize they stopped playing it.. not sure why. Perhaps a current member could enlighten?
    Needed more time for Gotye



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    BAND SUCKS phew i was worried i wouldnt get here first. So what are we really talking about?



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post
    I have been going to the games for a long time and I just remembered something that ISU no longer does at the men's basketball games. It was a song played by the pep band that got the whole crowd clapping or doing what I would call and "alligator clap." It would get faster and faster and the clapping would too. Does anyone remember this song and/or know why they stopped playing it? Thanks in advance.
    I know what your talking about but i seriously cant remember what its called

    EDIT: If your talking about the Beer Barrel Polka that segways into the fight song. They still play it


    Last edited by iacyguy; 03-07-2013 at 12:58 AM.

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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    BAND SUCKS phew i was worried i wouldnt get here first. So what are we really talking about?
    I believe we were talking about the how the band sucks.



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played




    1:54?



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    I think it was politically incorrect if it's the one I'm thinking of.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post
    I have been going to the games for a long time and I just remembered something that ISU no longer does at the men's basketball games. It was a song played by the pep band that got the whole crowd clapping or doing what I would call and "alligator clap." It would get faster and faster and the clapping would too. Does anyone remember this song and/or know why they stopped playing it? Thanks in advance.

    I don't know the answer to your question, but just wanted say that if I went to a doctor, and he said I had the 'alligator clap'...I'm pretty sure that would not be an enjoyable situation.

    <shudder>



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post
    I have been going to the games for a long time and I just remembered something that ISU no longer does at the men's basketball games. It was a song played by the pep band that got the whole crowd clapping or doing what I would call and "alligator clap." It would get faster and faster and the clapping would too. Does anyone remember this song and/or know why they stopped playing it? Thanks in advance.
    I believe it was the Hamms' beer jingle ("From The Land of Sky Blue Waters")....



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by cyowan View Post
    I have been going to the games for a long time and I just remembered something that ISU no longer does at the men's basketball games. It was a song played by the pep band that got the whole crowd clapping or doing what I would call and "alligator clap." It would get faster and faster and the clapping would too. Does anyone remember this song and/or know why they stopped playing it? Thanks in advance.
    usually the song we started the second half with correct?



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    I believe it was the Hamms' beer jingle ("From The Land of Sky Blue Waters")....
    Yep, and they dropped it to be PC.



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    PC, makes no sense. It's a beer commercial song and everyone drinks beer



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    Re: Pep Band/Music Question - Song no longer played

    I'll bet if you played that song for a million people, maybe one would recognize it as a former beer jingle.



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