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Encyclopedia > Peter Salisbury
Peter Salisbury
Born September 24, 1971 (age 35)
Bath, England
Genre(s) Alternative rock
Psychedelic rock
Shoegaze
Affiliation(s) The Verve
Label(s) Hut
Virgin
Years active 1989 - Present

Peter Salisbury (born Peter Anthony Salisbury, on 24 September 1971, in Bath, England) is best known as the powerhouse drummer of The Verve, which he joined as a founding member in 1989. September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England_(bordered). ... Statistics Population: 84,000 Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: ST745645 Administration District: Bath and North East Somerset Region: South West England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Somerset Historic county: Somerset Services Police force: Avon and Somerset Fire and rescue: Avon Ambulance: South Western Post office... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Alternative rock (also called alternative music[1] or simply alternative) is a genre of rock music that emerged in the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Shoegazing (also known as shoegaze or shoegazer) is a style of U.K. Indie Music that emerged in southern England in the late 1980s / early 1990s. ... The Verve (originally Verve) were an English alternative rock band of the 1990s, originally formed in 1989 at Winstanley Sixth Form College, Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, by vocalist Richard Ashcroft, guitarist Nick McCabe, bassist Simon Jones and drummer Peter Salisbury. ... Hut Records was started in 1990 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Virgin Records. ... Virgin Records is a British recording label founded by British entrepreneur Richard Branson, and Nik Powell in 1972. ... See also: 1989 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1989 Record labels established in 1989 other events of 1989 list of years in music 1980s in music // January 7 - Genesis 88 and Sunrise/Back to the Future stage large-scale illegal Acid House party in London January 14 - Paul... The present is the time that is perceived directly, not as a recollection or a speculation. ... September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday. ... Statistics Population: 84,000 Ordnance Survey OS grid reference: ST745645 Administration District: Bath and North East Somerset Region: South West England Constituent country: England Sovereign state: United Kingdom Other Ceremonial county: Somerset Historic county: Somerset Services Police force: Avon and Somerset Fire and rescue: Avon Ambulance: South Western Post office... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... A drummer at practice A drummer is a musician who plays the drums, particularly the drum kit, marching percussion, or hand drums. ... The Verve (originally Verve) were an English alternative rock band of the 1990s, originally formed in 1989 at Winstanley Sixth Form College, Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, by vocalist Richard Ashcroft, guitarist Nick McCabe, bassist Simon Jones and drummer Peter Salisbury. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


After that band's demise in 1999, Salisbury played with various bands including Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Salisbury now runs and owns a drum shop, Drummin', in Stockport, England. He currently resides in Buxworth, Derbyshire with his wife Pam, sons Ben and Isaac, and step son Joe. He also plays drums on all Richard Ashcroft solo albums. In music, a band is a company of musicians, or musical ensemble, usually popular or folk, playing parts of or improvising a musical arrangement on different musical instruments. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC for short) are an American rock and roll band from San Francisco, California, now based in Los Angeles. ... Stockport is a large town in the north west of England. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Buxworth, originally Bugsworth, which seemed to offend pious ears – hence the change – is a village in the Blackbrook valley in the borough of High Peak , Derbyshire on the edge of the Peak District of Englands Pennine Range. ... Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England. ... Richard Paul Ashcroft born 11 September 1971, in Billinge Maternity Hospital in Higher End, Lancashire (now part of the Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester). ...


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The Verve - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1604 words)
Although they enjoyed their greatest success while the Britpop movement was at its height, they aren't considered such an act at all and their rise to success did not happen overnight - the band released LPs that were critically acclaimed and highly regarded, yet worldwide commercial success eluded them for most of their career.
Salisbury was arrested for destroying a hotel room in Kansas.
Beside working with Ashcroft, Salisbury also filled in as the drummer for a UK tour in 2004 for Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, when their original drummer briefly left.
Twice As Sweet - May 29, 2005 (1881 words)
Salisbury’s Tony Incontrera caught Jonathan Sisto with a perfectly timed whirly bird while Sisto was driving to X, and after a pipe rebound for Salisbury Jim Guay delivered a bruising slide on the ensuing scrum.
Salisbury held strong on the EMO, and even managed to draw a slashing flag during Luis Gonzalez’s coast to coast clear to run out the half and kill the penalty.
Salisbury started with possession on the whistle because of the slashing flag, and almost converted when Justin Smith took a dip and dunk drive on the GLE but had the apparent goal waved off after he nicked the crease.
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