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.

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HOT is headed to Rome, Italy. Click here for more information.

Audition Information

  • Feature Twirler & Color Guard Auditions were held on May 28, 2016.
  • Drum Line Auditions will be held on Aug 6-7, 2016. REGISTER for Auditions Here and find additional information. Also, fill out the form for HOT Band.
  • HOT Band Camp will be held Sunday, Aug 14 – Friday, Aug 19, 2016. HOT Band Auditions for new members will be held on the first day of camp. If you are new and would like to join, Click Here to let us know that you intend to march with us!