Green Leaf Rustlers

From the sage smoke & mists of Marin come your local pur­vey­ors of Cos­mic Cali coun­try music, play­ing the dusty coun­try clas­sics of your dream, The Green Leaf Rustlers are Chris Robin­son, Greg Loia­cono, Bar­ry Sless, John Molo and Pete Sears!

Doobie Decibel System

As the Dewey Dec­i­mal Sys­tem orga­nizes library mate­ri­als by dis­ci­pline or field of study, the Doo­bie Deci­bel Sys­tem throws its diverse musi­cal tal­ents togeth­er to cre­ate riffs and songs that cross genre and generation.

2015. June 6th. Dr. John with musical director Sarah Morrow (Trombone), Pete Sears (Bass), Vernon Black (Guitar), David Rokeach (Drums), and Annie Sampson (Back-up vocals). Private high ticket price Benefit for Wavy Gravy’s Camp Winnarainbow.

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 […]

2015. “Shades of Brown” Los Cenzontles & Andre Thierry, featuring David Hidalgo. Pete Sears on Hammond B3 and Electric Piano.

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 […]

2014. “Once in a Blue Moon” David Nelson Band. Studio Recording. California. DNB Records.

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.

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 […]

2012. “Regeneration” Los Cenzontles. Pete Sears, guest keyboards.

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.

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 […]

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 6.

2011. Moon­al­ice EP. “Dav­e’s Way” Vol 6. Cov­er artist: Chris Shaw Moon­al­ice is: Ann McNamee< Key­boards, Vocals (Fly­ing Oth­er Broth­ers, Ann Atom­ic) Pete Sears on Key­boards, Gui­tar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, ear­ly Rod Stew­art, Long John Baldry, Stone­ground, Cop­per­head, orig­i­nal Jef­fer­son Star­ship, Hot Tuna, John Lee Hook­er). Bar­ry Sless: Lead Gui­tar, Ped­al Steel Gui­tar, Bass (Phil Lesh […]

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 5.

2011. Moon­al­ice EP. “Dav­e’s Way” Vol 5. Cov­er artist: David Singer Moon­al­ice is: Ann McNamee< Key­boards, Vocals (Fly­ing Oth­er Broth­ers, Ann Atom­ic) Pete Sears on Key­boards, Gui­tar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, ear­ly Rod Stew­art, Long John Baldry, Stone­ground, Cop­per­head, orig­i­nal Jef­fer­son Star­ship, Hot Tuna, John Lee Hook­er). Bar­ry Sless: Lead Gui­tar, Ped­al Steel Gui­tar, Bass (Phil […]

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way” Vol 4.

2011. Moon­al­ice EP “Dav­e’s Way” Vol 4. Cov­er artist: Chris Shaw Moon­al­ice is: Ann McNamee< Key­boards, Vocals (Fly­ing Oth­er Broth­ers, Ann Atom­ic) … See More — with Roger McNamee and Moonalice. 

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 3.

2011. Moon­al­ice EP “Dav­e’s Way”. Vol 3. Cov­er artist: Alexan­dra Fis­ch­er Moon­al­ice is: Ann McNamee< Key­boards, Vocals (Fly­ing Oth­er Broth­ers, Ann Atom­ic) Pete Sears on Key­boards, Gui­tar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, ear­ly Rod Stew­art, Long John Baldry, Stone­ground, Cop­per­head, orig­i­nal Jef­fer­son Star­ship, Hot Tuna, John Lee Hook­er). Bar­ry Sless: Lead Gui­tar, Ped­al Steel Gui­tar, Bass (Phil […]

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 2.

2011. Moon­al­ice EP “Dav­e’s Way”. Vol 2. Cov­er artist: Chris Shaw Dave picks all tracks and what order they go in. Love this cov­er. Moon­al­ice is: Ann McNamee< Key­boards, Vocals (Fly­ing Oth­er Broth­ers, Ann Atom­ic) Pete Sears on Key­boards, Gui­tar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, ear­ly Rod Stew­art, Long John Baldry, Stone­ground, Cop­per­head, orig­i­nal Jef­fer­son Star­ship, Hot Tuna, John […]