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  • relentless determination…

    relentless determination…

    Tir na Nog owner keeps Irish roots alive in Raleigh — By Kathy Hanrahan (WRAL) RALEIGH, N.C. — On a cold, rainy Monday, Annie Britton-Nice...

  • are you prepared to be lucky…

    are you prepared to be lucky…

    Are you a lucky or unlucky person? Or, to put it more precisely, are you prepared to be lucky? “Luck is what happens when preparation...

  • reach the height of success…

    reach the height of success…

    Sharing from Amy Rees-Anderson as this article easily applies to pipe band life…  I was standing in the security line at an airport when a TSA...

  • life is like a parade…

    life is like a parade…

    When is the last time you were in a parade?  Like actually in the parade itself?  Marching down the street smiling and waving at the...

  • continuous efforts…

    continuous efforts…

    Plenty of success quotes are absolutely immortal and have stood the test of time, bringing their helpful advices to the present, should we know how...

  • brace yourself — shenanigans are coming…

    brace yourself — shenanigans are coming…

    The high holy season of all things St. Patrick is upon us.  As we prepare to embrace the shenanigans – we wanted to take a...

  • G1 Reeds – because we expect excellence

    G1 Reeds – because we expect excellence

    The Wake and District G3 pipers have continued success on and off the field using G1 Platinum chanter reeds. From Kirkcaldy to Raleigh – “…once...

  • Grace does the fighting for us.

    Grace does the fighting for us.

    On 22 February 2017, members of Wake and District played “This is your Fight Song”  alongside The Piano Guys.  Steven Sharp Nelson of the Piano...

  • let Grace do the fighting for us…

    let Grace do the fighting for us…

    This past week members of Wake and District were lucky to play alongside The Piano Guys at performances in Asheville and Charlotte, North Carolina.  The tune we played...

  • For Our Fallen (EP) #TBT

    For Our Fallen (EP) #TBT

    Since the formation of the band in 2006, members had discussed recording a compilation of tunes which represent our mission.   In 2011, the band —...