Peter began his life in music programming at Bowdoin College, where he booked such acts as Broken Social Scene, Deerhunter and Dr. Dog for the radio station’s annual concerts. He continues to do significant booking for his own bands, and has played more than 300 shows across the U.S. and Canada over the the past four years, with bands such as Family Planning, The Milkman’s Union, Jacob Augustine, Lisa/Liza, and Lady Lamb the Beekeeper. He runs Pretty Purgatory, a record label and artist collective. He won first prize in the beard competition at Portland Facial Hair Fest. His favorite color is purple.