The USF Herd of Thunder Athletic Bands aim to provide quality entertainment to a wide variety of audiences; support our athletic teams with pride, perpetual spirit, and integrity; and create a musically enriching and enjoyable experience for every member. Current and alumni members of the band are invested in creating and maintaining a warm and welcoming environment where the contributions of all are valued and appreciated. We consistently strive for the highest degree of performance while representing the University of South Florida with class, dignity, and enthusiasm.

Audition Information

  • Feature Twirler Auditions will be held on May 12, 2018. More information will be posted soon.
  • Color Guard Auditions will be held on May 12, 2018. REGISTER for Auditions Here and view our Frequently asked questions. Also, fill out the form for HOT Band.
  • Drum Line Auditions will be held on Aug 4-5, 2018. REGISTER for Auditions Here and find additional information. Also, fill out the form for HOT Band.
  • HOT Band Camp will be held Sunday, Aug 12 – Friday, Aug 17, 2018. HOT Band Auditions will begin on July 1, 2018 either in person (by appointment) or via submitted video audition. For more information and to let us know that you intend to march with us this coming season, Click Here!