University | 12:46 am | July 23, 2013 | By Julia Zorthian

With bluegrass band, Salovey drops new album

The Professors of Bluegrass perform at the ROMP Festival on June 29.

Peter Salovey is probably having a more productive summer than you. In addition to finalizing a major job promotion earlier this month, the new University president officially became a recording artist. Salovey co-founded and plays upright bass for the band The Professors of Bluegrass, which released its first album “Pick or Perish” on June 15. »

Culture | 11:40 pm | June 4, 2013 | By Sophie Gould

‘Professors of Bluegrass’ revamps website

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The Professors of Bluegrass is revamping its web presence in anticipation of a new CD release later this month. The bluegrass band — which features President-elect Peter Salovey as its bass player — announced the launch of a new website,, on its Facebook page Sunday. The website is a belated replacement for the band’s »