The Blast Blog

  • A special message from Paul Crider
  • Virtual Band Day Schedule
    The BlastVol. 57 Issue 7 Virtual Band Day Schedule Friday, November 20th:7:00pm (CST): Trivia Contest (prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place)8:00pm (CST): Section Happy Hour (which section will have the best turnout?) Saturday, November 21st:10:00am (CST): Around the Ladder (reveal of the new LHAB logo and Favorite Halftime Show)1:00pm (CST): The Huddle (LHAB FAQ’s answered)4:00PM (CST): Area Hangouts (meet your Area Reps and see who “traveled” the farthest to attend Band Day) Registration is now closed. Those that registered will receive Zoom links and more information by email. Silent Auction The Silent Auction opens Nov 12th at 9am (CST) […]
  • Renew your LHAB Membership!
    Band Day is FREE this year! YES FREE! But you must join or renew your membership by November 18 to be eligible to vote for your favorite halftime show and our new logo!
  • Make A Donation – Get A Mask!
    Show off your Alumni Band pride with an awesome new LHAB mask!
  • Band Day 2020
    SAVE THE DATE – NOVEMBER 21, 2020! While this year may be a little different, we will still have a fun event, which will include our yearly business meeting and much more! More details to follow in the coming weeks!
  • Kay Bailey Hutchison Hall of Fame event with McComb’s School of Business
    On November 7, 2019, the Longhorn Alumni Band performed for Ambassador Kay Bailey Hutchison at the McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin Hall of Fame Dinner.
  • Band Day 2019
    Hello LHAB We are looking forward to seeing everyone back on the Forty Acres this weekend for the 56th Annual Longhorn Alumni Band Day Reunion. For those of you who will be attending (over 600+ registered), we are excited to see you again on campus!
  • Reminders for Band Day 2019
    Reminders for Band Day 2019 Good morning LHAB, If you are planning to attend Band Day this weekend but have not registered yet, please use this link to do so by 5:00pm today! This is the deadline to register if you would like to have a guaranteed marching spot.  Below are a few others reminders as you prepare for the weekend. GUEST TICKETS We are sold out of guest football tickets.  The online ticket ordering deadline was on September 30.  Should there be any cancellations, we will fulfill requests on a first come first serve basis.  However, we hope this hasn’t discouraged you from registering and attending […]
  • Moton Crockett, Jr. memorial services
    Please join the Crockett family for a“Celebration of Life”forMoton Haywood Crockett, Jr.January 5, 1923 – September  25, 2019  Date: October 20th, 2019 (Sunday after Band Day)Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pmPlace: Central Presbyterian Church200 East 8th Street (corner of 8th and Brazos St.)Austin, TX 78701 The memorial service will include music by the Longhorn Band.  At the conclusion of the service, any Alumni Band members are invited to join LHB in a vocal rendition of The Eyes of Texas. Please dress in the LHAB uniform (black pants, white shirt) and vests will be provided at the memorial service, so please arrive early […]
  • Music and Equipment for Band Day 2019
    Music and Equipment for Band Day 2019 Good morning LHAB, We hope that you are gearing up for Band Day 2019 and have completed your registration!  If you have recently decided to attend, click HERE to register online.  Please remember that the deadline to register is next Monday, October 14th, at 5:00pm! Walk up registration will only be available on Friday, Oct. 18th (it will not be available on Saturday the 19th), but it is best to register in advance as walk up spots are not guaranteed.  Although the deadline to order guest tickets has passed, you may still request to be on the waiting […]