View Poll Results: What gets you jacked up?

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  • Iowa State Fight Song

    51 34.23%
  • Tornado Siren

    43 28.86%
  • Cannon shooting off after TD's

    26 17.45%
  • Zombie Nation "OhOhOh" song

    39 26.17%
  • "Sweet Caroline"

    13 8.72%
  • "Cyclone! Power!" cheer

    23 15.44%
  • PA Announcers voice

    7 4.70%
  • "That's another Cyclone First Down"

    25 16.78%
  • John Walters voice

    20 13.42%
  • Intro music when Cyclones take field

    45 30.20%
  • Jeff Johnson

    6 4.03%
  • Cowbell

    14 9.40%
  • "Hells Bells" on 3rd downs.

    19 12.75%
  • ISUFBVMB

    32 21.48%
  • "I-S-U" chant

    16 10.74%
  • "Let's Go State" chant

    15 10.07%
  • Cheerleaders

    20 13.42%
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    What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    There is so much that goes into the great college football atmosphere at Iowa State and Jack Trice stadium. I was just wondering about the auditory aspect of it. Everyone has that one thing (or several) that makes the hair on the back of your neck stand up. You hear it and you can help but get pumped and that cardinal and gold blood coercing through your veins starts to circulate. If you don't know what I am talking about you are either A) Not a Cyclone fan, B) Dead. In which case there is no reason to keep reading, you dead people scare me.

    I was just wondering what sound(s) at JTS get you just excited as you possibly can be and make you wanna start jumping around and screaming at the top of your lungs. I've seen 80 year old Cyclone fans doing that next to me at the right moment. What one(s) get you in that zone? and why (if you know?)


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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    The music and when they are getting ready to come out the tunnel..just an amazing feeling


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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    the crowd all standing and chanting "OHHHH" right before the first kickoff of the season. Is there anything better?



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Quote Originally Posted by everyyard View Post
    the crowd all standing and chanting "OHHHH" right before the first kickoff of the season. Is there anything better?
    get those lanyards and keys a jinglin'! almost forgot about kickoff


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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    The correct answer is the isucf'v'mb...and zombie nation.


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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Anybody that clicks "Sweet Caroline" please email me your address so I can show up and kick you in the junk!

    Into music when we take the field



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    90 minutes before kickoff.
    West upper walkway outside Hilton Coliseum.
    ISUCF'V'MB, in concert arcs, hits the final chord of their warmup progression -- at FFFF.
    The initial face-melting sound, and then the reverb off of Hilton.

    What time is it? Game time.



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    90 minutes before kickoff.
    West upper walkway outside Hilton Coliseum.
    ISUCF'V'MB, in concert arcs, hits the final chord of their warmup progression -- at FFFF.
    The initial face-melting sound, and then the reverb off of Hilton.

    What time is it? Game time.

    You mean this??:

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CalXTr7qc7g"]YouTube - The Isucf'v'mb[/ame]



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    I love the marching band. Always in the stands 30 minutes before kick.



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Quote Originally Posted by Erik4Cy View Post
    get those lanyards and keys a jinglin'! almost forgot about kickoff
    i heard once that the key jingling was borrowed from Iowa, and that the 'another cyclone first down' was borrowed from the Goofs? Say it ain't so Jamie! :) (he wanted a jump theme at ISU ala Wisconsin)



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    for me, it's the first note of fanfare, gives me chills every time for the past 3 years (and considering how many times i've played it, that's saying something)

    note: the v in ISUCF"V"MB has "" around it



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Quote Originally Posted by loki8838 View Post
    You mean this??:
    Yeah, but it needed the lead trumpets going up to the G. The D is okay, but it's just not the same.



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    It seems like every stadium does "good for another ______ first down!"

    The guy in our section stole the K... S.... U..... Wildcats cheer, but it's still fun.

    Being creative isn't as important as just having fun with things.



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    Zombie Nation

    It's practically synonymous with college football. I think it's the only pre-kick off music that everyone can agree on...



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    Re: What sound gets you PUMPED up?

    The Iowa State University Cyclone... Footballl... VARsittyyyy MARCHING BAND!

    Also, Sweet Caroline has a strange way of pumping me up outside of game day, but not during the game. Strange...


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