Stadium Song

Discussion in 'In The Stands' started by TheWalkingHorn, Nov 28, 2018.

  1. TheWalkingHorn

    TheWalkingHorn 500+ Posts

    I need something to distract me from my nerves about this weekend's game! Everyone seemed to be in agreement that the phone light "Don't Stop Believing" was a big hit. While I did love the feeling it created, I know that Mississippi State has been doing the same thing to that song for a while now. It wouldn't feel right if we started doing it too.

    HOWEVER... what if we had our own stadium song to start this new tradition with? What song would you like to hear played at DKR? Maybe something from a Texas artist? Or a song with meaning?

    :e-thinking:
     
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  2. Driver 8

    Driver 8 smoooove

    Stevie Ray Vaughn
    The House is Rockin
    or
    Texas Flood
     
  3. SabreHorn

    SabreHorn 5,000+ Posts

    "God Bless Texas"

    "London Homesick Blues"

    "Takin' Texas to the Country"
     
  4. TheWalkingHorn

    TheWalkingHorn 500+ Posts

    And everyone just breaks out into gritos.

     
  5. Ajo Macho

    Ajo Macho 100+ Posts

    Bachman-Turner Overdrive - "You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet"
    Bon Jovi - "Livin' On a Prayer" (cliche, but still good)
    Third Eye Blind - "Semi-Charmed Life"

    It's gotta be something most people know and can easily sing along to, at least for the chorus.
     
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  6. Horns11

    Horns11 5,000+ Posts

    Probably not Semi Charmed Life. It's about abusing meth. Seems more like OU's style.

    I think Wisconsin showed with "Jump Around" that it kind of has to happen organically. They played it one week and it caught on because of the participation aspect.

    I'll say this at the risk of pissing people off: it can't be a country/Texas song. It has to be something that 20K students can get behind.
     
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  7. mchammer

    mchammer 2,500+ Posts

    Western swing?
     
  8. SabreHorn

    SabreHorn 5,000+ Posts

    Well, if you want to appeal to the student body, which is 19% Asian, I was told David Allen Coe's far east tour was very successful.

    I have a suggestion for the school president, but that would get me banned.
     
  9. VYFan

    VYFan 2,500+ Posts

    Arc Angels — Too Many Ways to Fall

    ZZ Top— sharp dressed man
     
  10. VYFan

    VYFan 2,500+ Posts

    Up Against the Wall Redneck Mother

    Rock’n Me Baby. Steve Miller Band
     
  11. Giovanni Jones

    Giovanni Jones 500+ Posts

    Taking Texas to the Country
     
  12. Horns11

    Horns11 5,000+ Posts

    Man, you all have quite the finger on the pulse of kids born between 1997-2000.
     
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  13. VYFan

    VYFan 2,500+ Posts

    We got some great 20-year old Texas songwriters I need to know about?

    Okay, how about Kacey Musgraves, “Merry Go Round”?

    Kind of depressive but it does have the dope reference, so the kids might like that.
     
  14. X Misn Tx

    X Misn Tx 1,000+ Posts

    So no to...
    Firework or Wrecking Ball?
     

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