Band: Catamount Marching Band
University: Western Carolina University
Current Director: David Starnes
Fight Song: "Fight on! You Catamounts"
Today's Home Game: Appalachian State, 3:30 p.m.
If Michigan is the Beatles and Florida A&M is James Brown, then Western Carolina is Frank Zappa. No marching band in America is as far-out wacky as WCU's Pride of the Mountains, challenging every convention of the idiom one Saturday at a time. Here's a promotional video for an overview:
Leave all expectations at the door. Sit back and enjoy:
I love it when a band sings:
Finally, a bit of fun: