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 Apr 22, 2017 from 8:00am-10:00am in the USF School of Music.
  • Color Guard Auditions will be held on Apr 22, 2017 from 10:00am-6:00pm in the USF School of Music. Please take a look at this video to prepare for your audition.
  • Drum Line Auditions will be held on Aug 5-6, 2017. REGISTER for Auditions Here and find additional information. Also, fill out the form for HOT Band.
  • HOT Band Camp will be held Sunday, Aug 13 – Friday, Aug 18, 2017. HOT Band Auditions will begin on July 1, 2017 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!