REVIEW: The Late Renowned Drummer/Bandleader Ralph Peterson Says Farewell Via Posthumous ‘Raise Up Off Me’ – Glide Magazine

May 20, 2021Press Reel, Reviews

By Jim Hynes, Glide Magazine We’ve lost so many great ones in the past year, some to Covid, some to other causes. For this writer, Ralph Peterson’s loss is especially difficult but my memories of Peterson leading the crowd in a chant of “Art Blakey, Art Blakey” before and after his Legacy Messenger Band’s riveting … Read More

FEATURE: In his final months, Ralph Peterson pushed ‘onward and upward’ to complete ‘Raise Up Off Me’ – The Boston Globe

May 20, 2021Features, Press Reel

By Bill Beuttler, The Boston Globe Luques Curtis didn’t know how sick Berklee professor Ralph Peterson was while recording with him in December at Peterson’s studio in North Dartmouth. The acclaimed drummer, composer, and bandleader had continued performing and recording throughout his six-year battle with cancer. So their work on the project — Peterson’s album … Read More

NEW RELEASE: Sam Pilnick’s Nonet Project’s THE ADLER SUITE due out July 9th, 2021 via Outside in Music

May 18, 2021New Release, Press Releases

Next Level Announces the Release of Sam Pilnick’s Nonet Project’s First Full-Length Album, The Adler Suite, Inspired by Chicago’s Iconic Adler Planetarium  Due out July 9, 2021 Next Level, an imprint of Outside in Music, is pleased to announce the first studio release from saxophonist, multi-instrumentalist and music educator Sam Pilnick’s steadfast ensemble ‘Sam Pilnick’s … Read More