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God Save the Queen (South Africa) — The Royal Anthem Band

♦ National Anthem of the Union of South Africa (1910-1957): “God Save the Queen” ♦ “Die Stem” became an unofficial anthem when South African media would play the song at the end of broadcasts along with “God Save the King” (the official anthem), starting in the 1920s. In 1936 is was unanimously selected by a South African culture organization devoted to selecting a national anthem for South Africa as their… Read More »

Changing The Queen’s Guard – Grenadier Guards Band + Corps of Drums – 10 June 2015

The Band of the Grenadier Guards accompanying the New Guard, on this day found by 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, from Wellington Barracks to Buckingham Palace for Changing the Queen’s Guard on 10 June 2015. After the ceremony, the Band accompanies the Old Guard, 1st Battalion Welsh Guards, back to Wellington Barracks. 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards Corps of Drums accompanying the Old Guard, St James’s Palace Detachment, on this day found… Read More »

Nice The Police Band photos

Some cool the police band images: Honiara, Solomon Islands Image by 350.org In Honiara, more than 350 people were involved in a full-day event to promote climate change awareness and call for strong action from world governments. Many thanks to our great photographer Jenny Riesz for capturing the event. The day began with a march down the main street, featuring decorated trucks and special 350 t-shirts painstakingly printed by Red… Read More »