Paul Peterson

“Purple Rain” The Movie: 28 Years Later

This weekend marks the 28th Anniversary of “Purple Rain” the movie. Within a week of its release, it would be number 1 at the box office, joining “When Doves Cry” as the number 1 single, and the “Purple Rain” soundtrack as the number 1 album on Billboard. Prince was the first artist to ever to […]

“Thumbs Up For Rock & Roll” For Prince & Possible Tour Opening Acts

Music icon Prince sure has a sense of humor. Along with a musical message to The Time/Original 7ven’s Terry Lewis, he sent the video above. This video is too funny. “Thumbs up for rock & roll?” all right then. When we first saw this video, I was like Waa?…. but by the end, it had […]

Former Prince Proteges Fdeluxe Return To The Scene

The band formerly known as “The Family” returns after 25 years…and a name change. Fdeluxe¬†features Paul Peterson (St. Paul) Eric Leeds, Jellybean Johnson, and the lovely and talented Susannah Melvoin. They are the creation of the musical genius Prince. Prince gave them top-notch¬†songs such as “High Fashion”, “Mutiny”. “River Run Dry”, the ultra funky “Screams […]