Spartan Marching Band

Russ White

“I’m really honored to be in this new position. I’m looking forward to being a part of the great community here at MSU and working with our outstanding students,” new Spartan Marching Band Director David Thornton tells MSU Vice President and Secretary of the Board of Trustees Bill Beekman and Spartans Athletic Director Mark Hollis on MSU Today.


Mark Hansen

The Spartan Marching Band has a new director. Meet the new guy behind the baton who will lead 300 Spartan musicians: David Thornton during what has turned out to be a very busy summer for a variety of reasons.


Current Sports | February 10, 2017

Feb 10, 2017
East Lansing City Hall
Flickr/Creative Commons

MSU Sexual Assault Allegations; Demetrius Cooper; John Madden; Rachel Fradette; Reflection Friday.


MSU Marching Band photo
Peter Whorf / WKAR

The halftime show at Saturday’s MSU football game will be a spectacular event, as China comes to Spartan Stadium. Current State's Peter Whorf has a preview.


Beneath The Pines: Rose Bowl 2014 Edition

May 4, 2014

Sunday May 4 - 6pm - 23.1 WKAR-HD | The Spartan Marching Band travels to the 100th Rose Bowl game in Pasadena, California.