I bring you unbridled joy.

This is the first rehearsal for the Stanford Band after their death sentence was commuted, contingent on good behavior. The song is Santana’s “Everybody’s Everything,” from 1971. Note the hugs between band members during the performance, starting around the 20 second mark of the Facebook video.

The original, featuring future Journey leaders Gregg Rolie and Neal Schon


The Kennedy Center Honors version


(there was no Deadspin DUAN, and I’ve had this ready for 5 hours. Thank you for letting me unclog my buffer.)