Ronnie Penque Band
Ronnie Penque Band The Ronnie Penque Band is 5 piece band lead by bass guitar player and lead singer, Ronnie Penque. RPB is made up of old friends James Saluzzi and Clay Cassell on lead guitar and drums. Penque has been playing music with Jimmy and Clay for over 30 years. Ron’s Brother Chris Penque is on rhythm guitar. All four are former members of the famous Grateful Dead cover band Ripple. The four are joined by RPB original, Jeff Pearlman on keyboards & vocals to round out the band. The band features tunes written by Ronnie along with covers of Jerry Garcia, The Grateful Dead, New Riders, Bob Dylan and others. There is over 100 years of rock and roll experience jamming in this line up

Ronnie Penque Bass Guitar and Vocals

James Saluzzi Lead Guitar and Vocals

Clay Cassell Drums & Vocals

Jeff Pearlman Keys and Vocals

Chris Penque rhythm guitar

Past RPB Line ups:


This line up of The Ronnie Penque Band is the line up that recorded the debut CD, Only Road Home. The original line up formed from the smaller band Neon Gods. The band included Ron's brother, Chris Penque on rhythm guitar, Jeff Pearlman on keys and vocals, Katie Pearlman on drums and vocals, and Andy Trister on lead guitar.

Ronnie Penque Bass Guitar and Vocals, Andy Trister Lead Guitar, Chris Penque Guitar,

Katie Pearlman Drums & Vocals, Jeff Pearlman Keys & Vocals


Ronnie has been performing concerts billed as "Ronnie Penque and Friends". The lineup of musicians in Ronnie & Friends can vary from show to show. Guitarist Andy Trister often is in the band along with Chris Penque, Joe Ciarvella, Jeff Oshetski and Clay Cassell. Ronnie’s good friend James Saluzzi has joined in with the band recently as well. Ronnie Penque & Friends usually consists of 4 to 5 players although Ronnie has called as many as 9 friends up on stage