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REVIEW:Ralph Peterson & Messenger Legacy's "Legacy Alive: Volume 6 at the Side Door" Reviewed by WBGO - LYDIALIEBMAN.COM
By: Nate Chinen, WBGO Art Blakey was a mentor and role model to drummer Ralph Peterson, who has devoted the last 35 years to meeting his high musical standard. The Messenger Legacy is Peterson’s most direct gesture: a repertory band featuring alumni of Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, with the underlying conviction that its music is eternal. …