It’s Thanksgiving week in Philadelphia and we are all getting ready to spend time with family and fellow Mums and give thanks. Below is a list of my top 5 String Band Indian themes. Let me know in the comment section below what you would add to the list.
1. 1992 Fralinger String Band – Fralinger Has No Reservations
This year Frailinger came in 2nd place and took 1st prize for the Captain’s prize
2. 2013 Quaker City – Pow Wow
Quaker City came in 2nd place and took 5th place in the Captain’s prize.
3. 2010 South Philadelphia – Gathering of Nations
South Philadelphia came 4th place and took 5th place in the Captain’s prize.
4. 2001 Greater Kensington – The Tribe with Vibe
Greater Kensington came in 2nd place and took 1st place in the Captain’s prize.
5. 1995 Ferko – How the West was Fun
Ferko came in 2nd place and took 5th place in the Captain’s prize. Ferko repeated the same theme from 1988 when Durning String Band performed the same theme.
2007 Frailinger – One in Spirit
2011 Saturnalians N.Y.A. – Spirit Drums: Uniting a Nation
2006 South Philly Vikings – Pow Wow on the Plains
1997 Bill McIntyre’s Shooting Stars – Thundering Drums – A Gathering of Nations
What would you add?
Tell me what you would add to the Top 5 list by commenting below.
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Which performance is the Top Indian Theme?
- Fralinger Has No Reservations (36%)
- Pow Wow (27%)
- The Tribe with Vibe (15%)
- Gathering of Nations (11%)
- How the West was Fun (10%)
Although not the strongest band I think K.S.B. was the best Indian theme performance. I am from another band so I am not taking sides.Indian themes are always great.Good songs to use.I wish my band hegeman did that theme when I was still parading.Maybe some year.