Pride of the Mountains Marching Band

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Pride of the Mountains Marching Band featured on HLN

Cable news network HLN’s “Morning Express with Robin Meade” featured the Western Carolina University Pride of the Mountains Marching Band on Friday, Oct. 26, in the closing episode of a weekly segment called “Battle of the Marching Bands” that had begun Sept. 28.
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WCU names next marching band director

The new leader of WCU’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band is – drum roll, please – David Starnes, currently director of bands at Kennesaw Mountain High School in Georgia.
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Pride organizes community band

Western North Carolina musicians who played in high school or college bands are invited to join a new Jackson County-based group called Mountain Winds.
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Band readies for Rose Parade

Frigid temperatures have not kept the nearly 400 members of the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band from preparing to perform on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, Calif.
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Details announced for Rose Parade trip

Fans of Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band can watch the musical group often referred to as “the world’s largest funk rock band” take part in the 2011 Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, Calif.