Even at Georgia State, which is also getting a marching band.
his week, GSU becomes a football school, and its brand new band is an essential part of the process.
Its musicians won’t always dress like characters from “Star Wars” and Supermario Brothers; the brass and woodwind sections are just indulging in a spirited costume competition this evening. But it’s fitting that GSU’s band looks a little, well, unconventional. This isn’t a school of hedges and greenswards. It’s an urban school, hunkered in the concrete canyons and the multicolored chaos of downtown Atlanta.
They should do regular marches through downtown.