Marching Band Season Is Upon Me

β€œHi. My name is Seegars. And I'm a band dad.” There's no support group for this. No band dads anonymous. No. My wife was a band geek, and now both my kids are band geeks, and I get pulled along kicking and screaming and being my general gruff, mean-looking self. But to tell you the … Continue reading Marching Band Season Is Upon Me

The Final kNight

This was the last big show of the year. It's my opinion, and it's incredibly personal to me, so it's most definitely skewed is that this show would have won one of those medals up for grabs at state. I haven't had the opportunity to see the entire show. I was sick for a bit … Continue reading The Final kNight

Done

Today was a competition day for the bandβ€”another sweep of first place and a superior rating. Well earned, well deserved. North Central Silver Knights So I've been on the run since 4:00 AM. Various things have kept me running. The band, the wife, car stuff. I am mentally and physically exhausted. I may have pushed … Continue reading Done

Friday Night Lights – Homecoming 2021

As I’ve said before, I’m here for the band. But I found myself getting into the sportsball a little tonight. I even slipped and let the wife figure out after twenty-six years together that I actually know some of the terminology. Oops. I loved the opening of the game tonight. https://www.instagram.com/tv/CUgSeoajGms/?utm_medium=copy_link I do enjoy Friday … Continue reading Friday Night Lights – Homecoming 2021