From as far back as he can remember, Ralph Rolle has always marched to the beat of a different drum. Hailing from The Bronx, New York, he has had an illustrious career over four decades in music. Currently, Ralph is the drummer with Nile Rodgers and Chic.
He has also made music with the likes of Lady Gaga, Elvis Costello, Al Green, Slash, Queen Latifah, Erykah Badu, D’Angelo, Chaka Khan, Roberta Flack and Ray Chew & The Crew (the resident band for Showtime At The Apollo for over 18 seasons).
Readers of Glasgowist are invited to an exclusive event at BAaD on Tuesday 8th May – an evening of conversation, drumming and performing with Ralph Rolle.
Nile Rodgers and CHIC headline Fiesta X Fold Festival on 30th June and 1st July in Kelvingrove Park
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