Rankin MacInnis, originally of Mabou, is a piper, singer, and piano player. With a long history of both attending and working at the Gaelic College, he participated in the 2006 World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow, Scotland with the College Pipe Band. He has a long history of performing, even playing bagpipes for the band The White Stripes when they came to Glace Bay in 2007. He's also played and traveled with the musical production DRUM!, as well as with such acts as The Chieftains and Carlos Nunez. He now lives in Halifax and has great success with his band Party Boots.