Site Updates

Curious about what has been added to the site lately? Check back here and I'll do my best to let you know!

February 17, 2019 - Added bowl game footage (vs. Auburn) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
November 17, 2018 - Added final home game footage (vs. Wisconsin) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
November 3, 2018 - Added sixth game footage (vs. Iowa) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
October 27, 2018 - Added away game footage (at Michigan State) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
October 20, 2018 - Added fifth game footage (vs. Ohio State) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
September 22, 2018 - Added photographs from Boston College game.
September 22, 2018 - Added fourth game footage (vs. Boston College) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
September 15, 2018 - Added photographs from Missouri game.
September 15, 2018 - Added third game footage (vs. Missouri) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
September 8, 2018 - Corrected an incredible oversight pointed out by Rob Lockhart - the missing 1967 Rose Bowl Footage! Thank you, Rob!
September 8, 2018 - Added photographs from Northwestern and Eastern Michigan games.
September 8, 2018 - Added second game footage (vs. Eastern Michigan) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
August 30, 2018 - Added first game footage (vs. Northwestern) for the 2018-2019 marching season.
April 9, 2018 - Updated recaptcha to v2.
January 11, 2018 - Added bowl game footage (vs. Arizona) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
November 25, 2017 - Added final home game footage (vs. Indiana) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
November 4, 2017 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
October 28, 2017 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Nebraska) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
October 10, 2017 - Added third home game footage (vs. Minnesota) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
September 23, 2017 - Added second home game footage (vs. Michigan) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
September 8, 2017 - Added first home game footage (vs. Ohio) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
September 8, 2017 - Added first home game footage (vs. Ohio) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
September 5, 2017 - Added first game footage (vs. Louisville) for the 2017-2018 marching season.
November 19, 2016 - Added photographs from Wisconsin game.
November 19, 2016 - Added seventh home game footage (vs. Wisconsin) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
November 19, 2016 - Added photographs from Northwestern game.
November 12, 2016 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Northwestern) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
October 29, 2016 - Added photographs from Penn State game.
October 29, 2016 - Added photographs from Iowa game.
October 29, 2016 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Penn State) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
October 15, 2016 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Iowa) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
October 12, 2016 - Added photographs from Nevada game.
October 12, 2016 - Added away game footage (at Northwestern) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
September 24, 2016 - Added third home game footage (vs. Nevada) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
September 11, 2016 - Added photographs from Cincinnati game.
September 11, 2016 - Added second home game pregame footage! (vs. Cincinnati). HUGE Thanks to Dmitry Vassiliev for tweaking his repair program to handle the Panasonic HC-X1000 MP4 format! THANK YOU!
September 10, 2016 - Added second home game footage (vs. Cincinnati) for the 2016-2017 marching season. The pregame show footage appears to be corrupted, unfortunately. If it is able to be repaired, it will be posted later.
September 5, 2016 - Added photographs from Eastern Kentucky game.
September 3, 2016 - Added first home game footage (vs. Eastern Kentucky) for the 2016-2017 marching season.
November 28, 2015 - Added photographs from Indiana game.
November 28, 2015 - Added away game footage (at Northwestern) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
November 28, 2015 - Added seventh home game footage (vs. Indiana) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
November 7, 2015 - Added photographs from Illinois game.
November 7, 2015 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
October 31, 2015 - Added photographs from Nebraska game.
October 31, 2015 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Nebraska) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
October 22, 2015 - Added "Big Bass Drum" as an instrument. Thanks to James O'Hagan for pointing out the oversight.
October 10, 2015 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Minnesota) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
September 26, 2015 - Added photographs from Virginia Tech and Bowling Green games.
September 26, 2015 - Added third home game footage (vs. Bowling Green) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
September 19, 2015 - Added second home game footage (vs. Virginia Tech) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
September 17, 2015 - Fixed mixed http/https content by mirroring W3C images on main page.
September 17, 2015 - Fixed session cookie issue with stagefright. Kind of. Videos now play in default Android browser.
September 16, 2015 - Added photographs from Indiana State game.
September 14, 2015 - Fixed audio track to this season's first Halftime Show. Thanks to Nathan Shellhamer for pointing out the error!
September 12, 2015 - Added first home game footage (vs. Indiana State) for the 2015-2016 marching season.
September 9, 2015 - Removed stale link on Links page. Thanks to Blake Cromwell for pointing it out.
September 9, 2015 - Fixed reCAPTCHA issue stemming from earlier HTTPS switch. Thanks to Steve Matthews for pointing it out.
July 23, 2015 - Per Jon Rexeisen's prodding, purdueband.com is now served via HTTPS.
June 25, 2015 - Added 1985 away game footage (vs. Ohio State) recovered and provided by Brad Ballard. Special thanks to Jon Rexeisen for helping to conclusively determine the performance date.
November 22, 2014 - Added photographs from Northwestern game.
November 22, 2014 - Added seventh home game footage (vs. Northwestern) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
November 8, 2014 - Added photographs from Michigan State and Wisconsin games.
November 8, 2014 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Wisconsin) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
October 11, 2014 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Michigan State) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
September 27, 2014 - Added photographs from Iowa game.
September 27, 2014 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Iowa) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
September 20, 2014 - Added photographs from Notre Dame and Southern Illinois games.
September 20, 2014 - Added third home game footage (vs. Southern Illinois) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
September 16, 2014 - Fixed a bug with ordering and year placement on video pages.
September 16, 2014 - Added away game footage (vs. Notre Dame) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
September 6, 2014 - Added photographs from Central Michigan game.
September 6, 2014 - Reversed video ordering so newest is at the top.
September 6, 2014 - Added second home game footage (vs. Central Michigan) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
August 30, 2014 - Added photographs from Western Michigan game.
August 30, 2014 - Added first home game footage (vs. Western Michigan) for the 2014-2015 marching season.
November 23, 2013 - Added photographs from Illinois game.
November 23, 2013 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
November 10, 2013 - Added photographs from Iowa game.
November 9, 2013 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Iowa) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
November 2, 2013 - Added photographs from Ohio State game.
November 2, 2013 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Ohio State) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
October 25, 2013 - Added Indiana Halftime footage for the 1964-1965 marching season. Special thanks to Tom Miller for making his copy available for archiving!
October 23, 2013 - After some delay, the MSU Game footage is now up!
October 23, 2013 - Added photographs from Nebraska game.
September 28, 2013 - Finally added bowl game footage (vs. Oklahoma State) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
September 28, 2013 - Added photographs from Northern Illinois game.
September 28, 2013 - Added third home game footage (vs. Northern Illinois) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
September 17, 2013 - Fixed bug that caused view count to be artificially inflated by browsers that use byte serving via the Range HTTP request header. View counts for 2013 have been fixed, others will be fixed shortly.
September 15, 2013 - Added photographs from Notre Dame game. Also fixed broken "Up" links on photo albums.
September 14, 2013 - Added second home game footage (vs. Notre Dame) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
September 8, 2013 - Added photographs from Indiana State game.
September 8, 2013 - Fixed bug with playback on Android devices using Chrome.
September 7, 2013 - Added first home game footage (vs. Indiana State) for the 2013-2014 marching season.
January 1, 2013 - Updated video player to support HTML5-based playback. This means you can now view videos on newer Android devices, iPhones, iPads, etc.
November 24, 2012 - Added photographs from Indiana game.
November 24, 2012 - Added seventh home game footage (vs. Indiana) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
November 3, 2012 - Added photographs from Penn State game.
November 3, 2012 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Penn State) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
October 21, 2012 - Added away game footage (vs. Ohio State) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
October 13, 2012 - Added photographs from Wisconsin game.
October 13, 2012 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Wisconsin) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
October 6, 2012 - Added photographs from Michigan game.
October 6, 2012 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Michigan) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
September 29, 2012 - Added photographs from Marshall game.
September 29, 2012 - Added third home game footage (vs. Marshall) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
September 15, 2012 - Added photographs from Eastern Michigan game.
September 15, 2012 - Added second home game footage (vs. Eastern Michigan) for the 2012-2013 marching season.
September 14, 2012 - Round scores to one decimal place.
September 3, 2012 - Fixed trivial bug that caused a page rendering error for all videos before 2012.
September 1, 2012 - Added photographs from Eastern Kentucky game.
September 1, 2012 - Added first home game footage (vs. Eastern Kentucky) for the 2012-2013 marching season. On a special note, the Pregame Show is publicly available!
September 1, 2012 - Added bowl game footage (vs. Western Michigan) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
March 19, 2012 - Fixed title of October 31, 1970 game. Was vs. Stanford, should have been vs. Illinois. Thanks to Russ Fuhrmann for finding the mistake!
March 4, 2012 - Fixed header issue that broke new account page.
March 4, 2012 - Rewrote menu to avoid listing all years at once (allows expansion/hiding by Era).
March 3, 2012 - Added Wright Era footage for 1972-1973, 1973-1974, 1974-1975, 1975-1976, 1976-1977, 1977-1978, 1978-1979, 1979-1980, and 1980-1981.
March 2, 2012 - Added missing Wright Era shows vs. Iowa (1966), vs. Indiana (1969), vs. Michigan (1970), and vs. Michigan State (1971).
March 2, 2012 - Modified Like buttons to support google. Also require a "two-click" approach to prevent unnecessary tracking by Facebook/Google.
February 12, 2012 - Guestbook is once again disabled, the spammers win again.
February 12, 2012 - Added Moffit Era footage for 1985-1986. Also added Delphi Performance and Indy 500 footage for 1986-1987. This marks the last pieces of footage available at this time.
February 9, 2012 - Added Wright Era footage for 1970-1971 and 1971-1972.
February 6, 2012 - Added facebook "Like" buttons to make sharing easier.
February 6, 2012 - Fixed guestbook so it actually works. *sigh*
February 5, 2012 - Re-enabled guestbook. We'll see if it can last.
February 5, 2012 - Added Manfredo Era footage for 1988-1989.
February 5, 2012 - Added Moffit Era footage for 1986-1987.
February 3, 2012 - Fixed mislabled Minnesota footage from 1981 (it was the second part of the Notre Dame show).
February 2, 2012 - Updated FAQ.
January 29, 2012 - Added Moffit Era footage for 1984-1985.
January 28, 2012 - The recently added 1981 footage was based on a seriously damaged copy of the original DVDs. Thanks to Mark Eutsler I was able to get a better copy that contained a lot more footage. Some of the previous footage is even longer (e.g., vs. Michigan). So, it's worth checking out the updated 1981-1982 videos. This did result in a reset of the statistics for all 1981-1982 videos, unfortunately.
January 21, 2012 - Added Moffit Era footage for 1981-1982.
November 21, 2011 - Updated FAQ page to answer questions that I've been receiving lately.
November 21, 2011 - Added photographs from Iowa game.
November 19, 2011 - Added seventh home game footage (vs. Iowa) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
November 15, 2011 - Added photographs from Ohio State game.
November 12, 2011 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Ohio State) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
October 24, 2011 - Added photographs from Illinois game.
October 22, 2011 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
October 10, 2011 - Updated forgotten password page to also handle forgotten usernames.
October 8, 2011 - Added photographs from Minnesota game.
October 8, 2011 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Minnesota) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
October 1, 2011 - Added photographs from Notre Dame game.
October 1, 2011 - Added third home game footage (vs. Notre Dame) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
September 17, 2011 - Added photographs from Southeast Missouri State game.
September 17, 2011 - Added second home game footage (vs. Southeast Missouri State) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
September 16, 2011 - The site has been inaccessible at random intervals during the past 24 hours due to some unfortunate technical problems at the hosting center. Things have hopefully calmed down at this point - sorry for the inconvenience!
September 3, 2011 - Added photographs from Middle Tennessee game.
September 3, 2011 - Added first home game footage (vs. Middle Tennessee) for the 2011-2012 marching season.
November 28, 2010 - Added photographs from Indiana game.
November 27, 2010 - Added final home game footage (vs. Indiana) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
November 14, 2010 - Added photographs from Michigan game.
November 13, 2010 - Added sixth home game footage (vs. Michigan) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
November 6, 2010 - Added photographs from Wisconsin game.
November 6, 2010 - Added fifth home game footage (vs. Wisconsin) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
November 2, 2010 - Fixed bug with truncated usernames > 16 characters. Special thanks to Stephanie Swierczek for pointing it out.
October 31, 2010 - Added photographs from Illinois game.
October 31, 2010 - Added away game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
October 17, 2010 - Added photographs from Minnesota game.
October 16, 2010 - Added fourth home game footage (vs. Minnesota) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
September 27, 2010 - Added photographs from Toledo game.
September 25, 2010 - Added third home game footage (vs. Toledo) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
September 18, 2010 - Added photographs from Northern Illinois and Ball State games.
September 18, 2010 - Added second home game footage (vs. Ball State) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
September 11, 2010 - Added first home game footage (vs. Western Illinois) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
September 8, 2010 - Added away game footage (vs. Notre Dame) for the 2010-2011 marching season.
April 12, 2010 - Added Wright Era footage for 1969-1970.
April 11, 2010 - Added Wright Era footage for 1968-1969.
April 10, 2010 - Added Wright Era footage for 1967-1968.
April 10, 2010 - Added new Wisconsin footage to 1958.
April 10, 2010 - Added new videos (with sound) of Indiana for 1956.
April 10, 2010 - Added new Indiana footage to 1955.
April 10, 2010 - We have a new batch of videos! Sadly, I'm going to be incredibly busy for a while. That said, I'll try to squeeze in updates as often as possible.
Novebmer 15, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
November 14, 2009 - Added eigth game footage (vs. Michigan State) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
November 8, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
November 8, 2009 - Added seventh game footage (vs. Michigan) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
October 25, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
October 24, 2009 - Added sixth game footage (vs. Illinois) for the 2009-2010 marching seasion.
October 19, 2009 - Added fifth game footage (vs. Ohio State) for the 2009-2010 marching season. Sorry for the delay - Jeff was once again out of town this weekend. There should be no more delays for the remainder of the season.
October 12, 2009 - Added fourth game footage (vs. Northwestern) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
September 28, 2009 - Jeff will be out of town from 10/1/2009 - 10/12/2009. He will be unable to post video from homecoming until after 10/12. Sorry!!
September 27, 2009 - Fixed bug with change password page introduced during earlier security audit. Thanks to Jill Fischer for pointing it out.
September 26, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
September 26, 2009 - Added third game footage (vs. Notre Dame) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
September 19, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
September 19, 2009 - Added second game footage (vs. Northern Illinois) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
September 6, 2009 - Added photographs from Game Day.
September 5, 2009 - Added first game footage (vs. Toledo) for the 2009-2010 marching season.
September 3, 2009 - Fixed a bug that prevented everyone from logging into the site introduced yesterday during a security audit. Sorry for the inconvenience!
August 14, 2009 - Added Wright Era footage for 1965-1966 and 1966-1967.
August 13, 2009 - Added Wright Era footage for 1962-1963, 1963-1964, and 1964-1965.
August 12, 2009 - Minor code cleanup, added warning for IE6 users to upgrade.
July 27, 2009 - Upgraded flowplayer to v2.2.4.
July 21, 2009 - Fixed an issue introduced by the use of mod_deflate on the new server relating to Internet Explorer. Thanks to Blake Cromwell and Richard Rice for pointing it out.
July 18, 2009 - Intermittent downtime this afternoon while purdueband.com was moved to a new server.
July 11, 2009 - Added Wright Era footage for 1957-1958, 1958-1959, 1959-1960, 1960-1961, and 1961-1962.
June 24, 2009 - Brief downtime around 3:00PM EDT while server was upgraded to Fedora 11.
May 14, 2009 - Added Wright Era footage for 1956-1957.
April 27, 2009 - Added Wright Era footage for 1955-1956. We finally have another batch of videos - watch for footage up to 1967 to appear over the coming weeks!
April 8, 2009 - Site back up after unexpected ~ 1 week downtime. Sorry!
December 10, 2008 - Site updated to permit access to band alums.
December 4, 2008 - Brief downtime while corellia (the machine hosting purdueband.com) was upgraded to a newer version of Fedora Linux.
December 2, 2008 - Added photographs from 2005 and 2006.
November 23, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
November 22, 2008 - Added eighth and final game footage (vs. Indiana) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
November 9, 2008 - Added photographs from College Football Hall of Fame and Game Day.
November 9, 2008 - Added seventh game footage (vs. Michigan State) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
November 1, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
November 1, 2008 - Added sixth game footage (vs. Michigan) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
October 25, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
October 25, 2008 - Added fifth game footage (vs. Minnesota) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
October 16, 2008 - Videos back online, but only available for students enrolled in BAND 110.
October 10, 2008 - Videos temporarily taken down while copyright concerns are addressed.
October 4, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
October 4, 2008 - Added fourth game footage (vs. Penn State) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
October 2, 2008 - Minor aesthetic updates, added link to PBOAC.
September 21, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1989-1990.
September 20, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
September 20, 2008 - Added third game footage (vs. Central Michigan) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
September 14, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1994-1995 and 1990-1991.
September 14, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
September 13, 2008 - Added second game footage (vs. Oregon) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
September 12, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1995-1996.
September 11, 2008 - Added FAQ and Updates section to site.
September 10, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1991-1992 and 1992-1993.
September 7, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1993-1994.
September 6, 2008 - Added first game footage (vs. Northern Colorado) for the 2008-2009 marching season.
September 6, 2008 - Added photographs from Gold Day and Game Day.
September 5, 2008 - News article added to official Purdue Bands site as well as link in their links section.
September 4, 2008 - Professor Gephart emailed current AAMB informing them of new site.
August 23, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1996-1997.
August 21, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1997-1998.
August 20, 2008 - Added Leppla Era footage for 1999-2000 and 1998-1999.
August 18, 2008 - Commenced advertising site on Facebook.
July 21, 2008 - Began adding Spotts Era videos to site.
July 16, 2008 - purdueband.com registered, site officially launched.
June 27, 2008 - Beta site setup, originally launched with footage from 2000-2007.