Born in Harvey,Il. outside of Chicago to a musical family, Peven Everett was only a toddler when he began playing objects as instruments and shortly thereafter acquired a drum kit from his mother. After graduating from The Berkley School of Music, he played his first professional gig at Carnegie Hall and subsequently moved to New York to join Betty Carter performing and acting as her music director over seeing other musicians his senior. New York also gave Peven the opportunity to play with Wynton Marsalis appearing in his documentary Marsalis on Music as well as featured in the book by the same name. Nowadays Whether Peven is touring the Globe, composing music, producing his artists or recording his own original material.