Live Blog 2014 Drum Corps International World Championship Prelims's Michael Boo will blog live on Thursday, Aug. 7, as the 2014 DCI World Championship Prelims get underway in Indianapolis. Follow along beginning around 10 a.m. ET, as Boo is joined throughout the day by our friends at to cover all the action as it's happening in and around Lucas Oil Stadium.

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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.