The iBand is the original rock n' roll band from the School of Information Studies (or just the iSchool) at Syracuse University. They formed in 2006 to make music and make the iSchool a fun place. Their intent was to always to keep their day jobs. They consist of 6 members all of which are affliated with Syracuse University. This unusual cast of characters: Paul Brenner, Senior Director of Development, College of Arts and Sciences, Dave Dischiave, Assistant Professor and Director of the Information Management Masters program, Jason Dedrick, Associate Professor, Stu Taub, Director of Sponsored Programs, Dave Molta, Associate Professor, Assistent Dean of Technology Instruction and Director of the Information Management & Technology undergraduate program and Jeff Stanton, Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Research. Wow, have you seen so many titles?
The iBand plays all kinds of venues in Central New York. They are the house band at the iSchool and a common sight at Syracuse University functions, student organization functions, communitiy fund rasiers, local benefits and private parties. They consider themselves a cover band, play all kinds of rock n' roll music but do have a number of originals written by Jeff Stanton. Here is a sample list of songs from their set list: