2006. Leftover Salmon. “Years In Your Ears”.

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”.

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. Feb. “Sacred Run” Benefit. Recorded live at Studio Z, San Francisco. Floyd “Red Crow” Westerman, Pete Sears, Dennis Banks, Wavy Gravy.

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. Eric McFadden & Wally Ingram. “Alektorophobia”.

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. Great American Music Hall Marquee sign. 2005 fundraiser and tribute for Chet Helms…hosted by Pete Sears, Roger and Ann McNamee, and Dawn Holliday.

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 […]

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.

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. Hot Tuna “Live at Sweetwater Two”.

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”.

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.

      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.

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 […]