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Boxing, Dream Team, Georgia Dome, Muhammad Ali, Olympics -

The theme from Superman blared through the Georgia Dome’s speakers the afternoon of Aug. 5, 1996, the day Muhammad Ali got his gold back. The Georgia Dome, of course, was demolished Monday morning in Atlanta, 25 years after it was christened a state-of-the-art, temperature-controlled echo chamber for the New South’s most prominent sporting events. It […]

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Atlanta, Georgia Dome, HBCU Bands, The 5th Quarter -

On Jan. 28, amid the rush of fans purchasing Atlanta Falcons gear and parades being held before the beloved football team’s first Super Bowl appearance since 1999, another party was brewing inside the Georgia Dome. Members of eight historically black college and university (HBCU) bands took their places in the stadium, anticipating the arrival of […]

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Atlanta, Georgia Dome, HBCU Bands, The 5th Quarter -

When thinking about the historically black college and university (HBCU) experience, several things come to mind. The campuses that are filled with rich cultural history. The bands. The wealth of knowledge obtained from the quality education HBCUs offer. The bands. The opportunity to cheer for some of the most competitive teams around. And … the […]

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