U.K. record Company “Gonzo Media” has released a few of my old Pete Sears solo albums, “Watchfire” (1988), “The Long Haul” (2000), and “Millennium” (2001).
Bass Player: Article by Jimmy Leslie about Live: Pre-Dead at Sweetwater on Thursday focusing on Steve Adams & Pete Sears. http://www.bassplayer.com/artists/1171/bp-presents-pre-dead-moonalice-and-jason-crosby–friends-june-25-at-sweetwater-mill-valley-cawin-tickets/52720
Yeah, this was the first of four Rod Stewart albums I played on way back in 1970. I played piano on “Country Comforts”, and bass on “Cut Across Shorty”. The next album was “Every Picture Tell a Story”…I played piano on that one. I haven’t seen or spoken with Rod since I did his last […]
Just had a fantastic gig playing bass with Dr. John, Sarah Morrow, David Rokeach, Vernon Black, and my old Stoneground band-mate Annie Sampson. What an amazing piano player…and guitar player. I’ve always loved his playing, but live he’s something else. Especially when your interacting with him on stage. All proceeds for this benefit go to […]
Pete Sears plays the drunk in this haunting music video.
Eugene Rodriguez just posted this beautiful song. In celebration of International Women’s Day — La Fuerza. Photos by Silvia Silvia González de León, Edited by Maureen Gosling. Sung by Fabiola Trujjilo. Composed by Taj Mahal, David Hidalgo and me. #internationalwomensday #portraitphotography #latina Cougar Estrada, Emiliano Rodriguez, Pete Sears (I played piano).
1970, Rod Stewart. “Gasoline Alley” My first of four consecutive album’s playing piano and sometimes bass with Rod. I played piano on “Country Comforts”, and bass on “Cut Across Shorty”.
For generations, Zydeco and Mexican music have thrived side by side in Richmond, California; home to Creoles from Louisiana and Chicanos with deep roots in California and Mexico. Now, in “Shades of Brown”, Andre Thierry and Los Cenzontles unite their ancestral voices in celebration. Joined by the music legend David Hidalgo, they create a joyful […]
Another album by Los Cenzontles. I played Hammond B3 organ on “El Mexico”. Eugene Rodriguez, Dave Hidalgo and many other fine musicians played on this album.
2014. Jefferson Starship: Live in Central Park NYC May 12, 1975 (2 CD Set).Sony Records. 1975. Sony Records released this two CD set of our live show in Central Park, NYC in 1975. Papa John Creach was still playing fiddle with us…it was a time in rock when you could stretch out the music to the […]
2014. David Nelson Band. Live in studio recording. Mostly at Laughing Tiger Studios, San Rafael, California. Pete Sears played bass, and wrote and sung one of the songs, “Come Away”. Ari Rios engineer. Produced by Barry Sless. Link to the songs off the David Nelson Band album, “Once In a Blue Moon”, including “Come Away” written and […]
2013. (1966) “You’ve Got To Earn It”. Fleur De Lys. Acid Jazz Records just released this CD of a band I played piano in for a while back in 1966, England. I’m second from the left on the cover photo. Singer, guitarist Phil Sawyer standing in the back second from the right next to drummer Keith […]
2013. “David Hayes”. David Hayes. This is a compilation CD with tracks taken from David’s solo albums made over the years. David has played bass with many bands, including being Van Morrison’s main bass player for many years. He recently decided to leave Europe and spend more time at his home on the west coast of […]
May 2013. “Red River”. Los Cenzontles. Pete Sears, keyboards. From the brand new full-length vinyl album PURO JAM…with David Hidalgo, electric guitar and guiro. David Bautista, harmonica. Pete Sears, keyboards. Eugene Rodriguez, steel string guitar. Hugo Arroyo, bass. Sage Baggott, drums. Los Cenzontles proudly announces it first full-length vinyl album PURO JAM featuring instrumental jams with […]
2013. “A Rocket Down Falcon Street” by Leigh Stephens. I played some bass and keyboards on this new album by my old Silver Metre band-mate Leigh Stephens. Silver Metre was the first band I played with after coming to the USA in 1969. I had met Leigh in London about six months earlier and we […]
2012. Freddie Roulette. “Jammin With Friends”. Pete Sears played some keyboards on this wonderful album by one of the lap steel masters. Jammin with Friends album by Freddie Roulette was released Oct 06, 2012 on the […]
2012. “Regeneration” Los Cenzontles. I played some keyboards on this amazing album. After many many months of song writing, recording, mixing, mastering, and everything else that goes into producing a record, Los Cenzontles is excited to announce the release of their newest album, Regeneration. Regeneration celebrates the emerging Latino-boom youth generation by fusing Latino roots music […]
2012. April. DVD release of Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th birthday. Pete Sears played piano on the second day. December 4th. 2010. December 3th-4th. “Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th Birthday Celebration” at the Beacon Theatre, N.Y.C. Hot Tuna flew me out to New York City to join them as a guest on the second day of a two day birthday […]
2012. Another wonderful “Hippie Uprising” album. I played some keys on this one. Some old friends were also guests.