2007. DVD. “Free From Pain” benefit for Tiffany Travalent held at 12 Galaxies in San Francisco. Pete Sears played accordion and piano with Eric McFadden and Zigaboo Modeliste. — with Eric McFadden and Zigaboo Modeliste.
Category Archive: Bands
2006. Hardly Strictly Bluegrass compilation CD’s. Flying Other Brothers participated.
2006. Leftover Salmon. “Years In Your Ears”. I was interviewed for this documentary about my friends in Leftover Salmon and the various shows I played with them during the 1990’s…usually between Hot Tuna tours. We often travelled on the old yellow school bus; mostly before Mark Vann passed away. Unfortunately the director couldn’t find any footage […]
2006. Joseph Langham “The Anthology”. I played keyboards on and co-produced this album with Joseph, a wonderful singer, songwriter. Joseph and his wife Ethno-botanist Phyllis Hogan are very close friends with Jeannette and my family. He was born in Nashville…but has lived in Flagstaff, Arizona for years where he built his own environmentally sustainable house […]
2006. Paul Kantner’s 65th Birthday Roast & Concert. DVD. I popped down to the “Sweetwater” and sat in on a few tunes. — with Jefferson Starship, Paul Kantner and David Freiberg.
2006. Feb. “Sacred Run” Benefit. I played Accordion on this live album. Sacred Run History | Tracks | Purchase Recorded live in February 2006, featuring: DENNIS BANKS, FLOYD RED CROW WESTERMAN, PETER COYOTE, PETE SEARS, ROBBY ROMERO, DAVID AMRAM, MARTHA REDBNE, CHARLIE HILL, WAVY GRAVY AND MORE. The 2006 Sacred Run kick-off concert was recorded February 10, […]
2005. “San Francisco Sounds” Flying Other Brothers CD. — with Flying Other Brothers.
2005. Eric McFadden & Wally Ingram. “Alektorophobia”. I played Hammond B3 organ, Accordion, and Piano on this album. Eric’s a wonderful guitarist, singer and songwriter…he and Wally work well together. They asked me if I’d like to sit in at a show at the Casper Inn…but I already had a gig that day. Eric and I […]
2005. Rusted Root. 20th Century Masters — The Millennium. Pete Sears, Piano. Collection: The Best Of Rusted Root CD — with Rusted Root and Hot Tuna.
2005. Great American Music Hall Marquee sign. 2005 fundraiser and tribute for Chet Helms…hosted by Pete Sears, Roger and Ann McNamee, and Dawn Holliday. Here’s a piece written about Chet in the Haight Street Music News by my friend Don Aters…Don was close to Chet. Don Aters – Haight Street Music News 2005. A Farewell For […]
2005. July 29th. Tribute to Chet Helms. Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California. I spoke with Chet while he was very ill in his hospital bed not long before he passed away. Although he was very concerned about his health, as he had been for quite some time, he was at that point optimistic […]
2005. Rod Stewart — Chronicles CD — with Rod Stewart, Ian McLagan, Pete Sears, Martin Quittenton, Ronnie Wood, Kenney Jones and Micky Waller.
2004. Spencer Dryden Benefit at Slims: San Francisco: 5/22/04 Benefit organizer Pete Sears goes over the evenings schedule with master of ceremonies Wavy Gravy. I put this benefit together to help Spencer who was having medical problems as well as having had his house burned down. A special thanks to Dawn Holliday and the staff at […]
2004. May 22nd. Spencer Dryden Benefit organized by Pete Sears at Slims, San Francisco, CA. Flying Other Brothers onstage with Warren Haynes and Bob Weir. — with Ann Atomic Moonalice, Roger McNamee, James Sanchez, Bob Weir, Warren Haynes Presents: The Christmas Jam, Warren Haynes and Barry Sless.
2004. Hot Tuna “Live at Sweetwater Two”. More music from our 1992 live performance at the famous “Sweetwater Club” in Mill Valley, California. My first gig with the band as a guest on keyboards…I ended up staying ten wonderful years. All my love to Jeannie Patterson who made the club one of the classiest and most sought […]
2003. Jefferson Starship “Platinum Gold Collection”. As usual, David Freiberg and I would share bass & keyboard duties on all songs. I wrote the music for four of the songs in this collection; “Stranger” lyrics by Jeannette Sears, “Play On Love” lyrics by Grace Slick, “Save Your Love” lyrics by Jeannette Sears, “Hot Water” lyrics by […]
2003. Marianne Segal & JADE “Fly On Strange Wings”. CD. Album originally released on vinyl in 1970. I played bass on this album…a Gibson EB0…one of my favorite sessions. Micky Waller played on the album. Terry Cox from “Pentangle” also played on these sessions, and Elton John’s manager Jon Miller produced the album. Quote: […]
2003. Steve Kimock & Pete Sears. Live at the Jenner Playhouse, Jenner, California. July 23. We played a duo show at the Jenner Playhouse, in Jenner, California. Jenner is a beautiful village on the rocky Pacific coastline of Highway 1. I played a grand piano, and Steve played an eclectic mix of acoustic and electric instruments from […]
2003. Steve Kimock & Pete Sears. “High Sierra Festival”. July 4th. Steve & I did a duo show together in a large hall on one of the festival nights. Steve on guitar and me on piano. The place was packed and we just sort of winged it. Lots of fun. — with Steve Kimock. Tags: High […]
2003. Eric McFadden Trio “Diamond’s To Coal”. I played accordion on a couple of tracks as a guest. — with Eric McFadden.