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Guitarist: John Marshall. Musically trained. John has been playing for over thirty five (35) years and brings a wide tonal range to the band. Bass: Nashid Abdul. Nashid is a Berklee guy who adds the bottom end like no other can. He has been playing professionally for almost forty (40) years. Drums: Ben Irvin. One of the best in the business, professional, experienced and has been playing professionally for over thirty-five (35) years. Vocals: Pete Peterson. The Soul of the band bringing over forty (40) years experience to this wonderful line-up. Memberís of The Work In Progress Band have played with and for: James Brown, Big Bill Morganfield (Muddy Waters son), Chick Willis, Sandra Hall, Najee, Philadelphia Philharmonic Orchestra (Marvin Hamish), Toby Beau and many others! This is the short list of who's who and trust me when I say that we bring over 125 years of experience to the table.