Peter Baron
Peter Baron - Bio
Peter Baron ,born and raised in Greenwich Village,Soho,New York was most influenced by guitar-based rock bands of the 70's and 80's. Peter Baron's sound has been described as a new and current sounding form of classic rock.
At 17, Peter landed a spot as second guitarist with Leslie West and Corky Laing of Mountain in The Wild West Show touring the U.S./Canada. Peter has also toured with Leslie in various Leslie West bands and is currently performing in West's most recent lne uo. Performances include stadiums,coliseums and well-known clubs, playing to audiences as large as 70,000 with some of the biggest bands on the planet.

Peter also toured and recorded with rock singer Joe Lynn Turner (Rainbow, Deep Purple,Ingwie Malmsteen). Peter toured the East Coast as Joe Lynn's lead guitarist and performed on Joe's album "Undercover".

Baron has three studio albums "Love Valley" produced/engineered by Eddie Kramer (Kiss,Led Zeppelin,Hendrix) on Kivel records which features an instrumental version of the Star Spangled Banner .. "
Active" Produced by Peter and co-produced by Frank D'Augusta (Frampton Comes Alive,Patty Smith Horses) and the newly released concept cd " VAMPIRE" the rock opera on Tribeca Artists written by Peter Baron produced by Baron and D'augusta..

They are all available at as well as free mp3 downloads....

Peter rocked out a 21-city tour of Finland , performed at the Paul McCartney Breast Cancer Foundation benefit along with Simon Labon (Duran Duran),Nile Rogers and Chic and Vernon Reid of Living Color.
He also played to a sold out Carnegie Hall at the Japan/USA Goodwill Concert. The youutube video "Peter Baron live at Carnegie Hall" features an excited audience on their feet singing Baron's song " Keep Up Your Head".

In Aug 2014, Peter again joined forces with Corky Laing in a band called "K2 THE MOUNTAIN" featuring the single "Roberta" co written by Felix Pappalardi, Baron, Laing.

In spring 2015,Peter Baron was asked to join the cast of the rock opera "PLAYING GOD. Peter played the part of a genetically cloned twin"Alex". The premier sold out shows were performed in Stockholm,Sweden, Helsinki,Finland,Yale University,USA and The Danny Kaye Theater in New York City...

Baron's current solo band PETER BARON'S THUNDERFARM features Peter on guitar and lead vocals,Tony Lazzara on drums, Paul Morris [Rainbow/Transsibberiann Orch] on keyboards , Joe Nerve [Bumblefoot of guns & roses bass guitar and A Romano [sun red sun/mike starve alison chains & ray gilled singer of badlands]

pss.. Peter & the band had a blast performing at the 2018 & 2019 NYC HALLOWEEN PARADE playing to millions and to a world wide televised audience.

...Also watch out for in 2020 ...'PAPER EMPIRE" a Showtime mini series written and directed by Robert Gillings. It features Peter performing the title song "MONEY IS THE MAGIC" from his upcoming 2020 THUNDERFARM album.
...And the film "AMERICAN FRIGHTFEST 2 also written and directed by Robert Gillings ... Baron and the band will be performing songs from his rock opera "VAMPIRE" and the band will also be acting in it as well ...from what we hear , i guess they killed in it sounds like a not so happy ending to me !

....Currently slated for release is the brand new album.. "PETER BARON THUNDERFARM"...

....THUNDERFARM is also recording their first live album "LIVE AT THE CUTTING ROOM" SAT APRIL 4th 2020 @ THE CUTTING ROOM NYC... tix on sale now

Live Venues include.......Kansas City Royals Kaufman Baseball Stadium ,KC; Carnegie Hall,NYC; Varsity Football Stadium,Toronto,Canada; Central Park,New York City; Theater at Madison Square Garden,NYC; Hirsch Auditorium,Shrieveport,LA; The Forum,Montreal,Canada; Philadelphia Spectrum; Sufolk Downs Racetrack, Boston,MA; Roberts Stadium, Evansville, Indiana; Kiel Auditorium,St.Louis,MO; War memorial Coliseum,Syracuse,NY; Bowery Ballroom,NYC; Authur Ash Tennis Sadium,Queens,NYC; Tribeca Film Festival,NYC; Clove Lake Park,SI,NY; BB Kings, NYC Forest Park,Queens, NY; Knitting Factory,NYC; Roseland,NYC; Hardrock Cafe,NYC; Hardrock Cafe ,Boston, MA, The Cutting Room,NYC; AM JAM Festival,Cobbleskill Raceway,NY; Webster Hall, NYC; Merriweather Post Pavillion,MD; Jaxx,VA; Regent Theater,Chicago,IL; Chome Radio Station Festival,Montreal,Canada; Allentowm,PA,Raceway; Houston,Dallas,Corpus Cristi, San Antonio TX, Coliseums; Oaklahoma City; COHBO Hall,Detroit, MI; Charlotte Coliseum,NC; Knoxville,TN; Manchester,NH; Louisvlle,KY; Daytona Beach FL,Surfing Championship; Colleges and Clubs all over the US; Rock n Roll Station,Helsinki,Finland; Elevori Music Festival,Finland;etc.. Jenny Jones TV Show; ..Late Night with Johnny P TV show ,Entertainment Tonight,Tokyo,Japan; Nyc Halloween Parade

Expect to see PETER BARON'S THUNDER FARM as well as LESLIE WEST MOUNTAIN at venue near you ! ...And check you tube for the latest videos as well as face book.... 2017 interview ny rocks tv