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    What was the opening song/video like?

    For those of us who could not attend. I was pretty chapped about the situation. This is my first year coaching and it just so happened that one of our only Thursday games fell on the same night as the ISU opener. What song was played with the video? What song did they come out to? How does the video look?



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    I forget the song that played during the video.
    The video was pretty good. Highlight hits, catches, and runs with snazzy effects. Don't exactly know how to explain them. Cardinal colors shooting around our players and freeze effects, I guess.

    Walked out the tunnel to "Smoke on the Water".



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    At the end of the video they put in the clip from after the nebraska game...I AM SO PROUD.. but yeah the video was sweet. kinda ****** they came out to smoke on the water again...



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by is09span View Post
    At the end of the video they put in the clip from after the nebraska game...I AM SO PROUD.. but yeah the video was sweet. kinda ****** they came out to smoke on the water again...
    Smoke on the Water is good for the walk, but there's no big climax for when they run onto the field, it just kind of keeps going.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Smoke on the Water is one of my all-time favorite songs, but I do not like it for a intro/walkout song to start a football game.




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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    Smoke on the Water is one of my all-time favorite songs, but I do not like it for a intro/walkout song to start a football game.
    It's better than the jock jams techno song they used to come out to.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIcdbSSg-Ng]YouTube - Hits Techno 90īs - Twilight zone[/ame]



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone26 View Post
    It's better than the jock jams techno song they used to come out to.

    YouTube - Hits Techno 90īs - Twilight zone
    Yes. 100% better than that garbage



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Only problem with Smoke on the Water is that you can tell it's looped and sounds really awkward when it starts over. Plus, anti-climatic like others have said.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by clone26 View Post
    It's better than the jock jams techno song they used to come out to.

    YouTube - Hits Techno 90īs - Twilight zone
    Eh, marginally.



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    Quote Originally Posted by clone26 View Post
    It's better than the jock jams techno song they used to come out to.

    YouTube - Hits Techno 90īs - Twilight zone
    I might be the only one here, but I actually like Twilight Zone better than smoke on the water for an intro song. At least the beat is faster, the crowd can get into it, and its more climatic. One of my favorite things when Mac was here was watching the team walk down the side of the Jacobson to this song.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    I might be the only one here, but I actually like Twilight Zone better than smoke on the water for an intro song. At least the beat is faster, the crowd can get into it, and its more climatic. One of my favorite things when Mac was here was watching the team walk down the side of the Jacobson to this song.
    I agree with every word of this.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    I might be the only one here, but I actually like Twilight Zone better than smoke on the water for an intro song. At least the beat is faster, the crowd can get into it, and its more climatic. One of my favorite things when Mac was here was watching the team walk down the side of the Jacobson to this song.
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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    I might be the only one here, but I actually like Twilight Zone better than smoke on the water for an intro song. At least the beat is faster, the crowd can get into it, and its more climatic. One of my favorite things when Mac was here was watching the team walk down the side of the Jacobson to this song.
    Quote Originally Posted by is09span View Post
    I agree with every word of this.
    As do I.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by Kyle View Post
    As do I.
    While other teams are coming out to Thunderstruck and Enter Sandman, you guys would rather walk out to outdated techno? Might as well play the Barney theme song.



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    Re: What was the opening song/video like?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nedrick View Post
    Only problem with Smoke on the Water is that you can tell it's looped and sounds really awkward when it starts over. Plus, anti-climatic like others have said.
    Indeed, the seam of the looping is done very poorly.

    It also seemed that the team wasn't quite ready when they started the music. That song can only sustain itself so long.



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