DCI.org columnist Michael Boo is back for his first live blog of the 2013 summer season, Saturday, July 13, from the DCI Minnesota event in Minneapolis. Follow along beginning at 2 p.m. CT, as Boo covers the action as it's happening on the field at TCF Bank Stadium.

Read archived live blogs from DCI.org:

2012 DCI Minnesota

2012 DCI World Championship Finals

2012 DCI World Championship Semifinals

Michael Boo was a member of the Cavaliers from 1975-1977. He has written about the drum corps activity for more than a quarter century and serves as a staff writer for various Drum Corps International projects. Boo has written for numerous other publications and has published an honors-winning book on the history of figure skating.

As an accomplished composer, Boo holds a bachelor's degree in music education and a master's degree in music theory and composition. He resides in Chesterton, Ind.