Peter Rowan & Pete Sears. E Town Radio, Boulder Theatre, Boulder, Colorado. 1996. Peter Rowan & I do a Colorado tour together as a duo. We mostly played the Rocky Mountains including the old mining town of “Cripple Creek”, where we performed in spite of both having the flu and a high temperature. This CD […]
Category Archive: Photographs
1995. Mark Diomede, Pete Sears, Les Kippel, Jack Casady, John “Marmaduke” Dawson. Pete Sears & Jack Casady played with Hot Tuna. Probably back stage Warfield Theater, San Francisco. Relix 25th Anniversary Party What a group! — with Mark Diomede, Pete Sears, Jack Cassady and John Dawson.
1995. Jerry Garcia & Friends. “Boston Blues”. This CD includes a 1970 live jam from the famous KSAN FM Radio record library at the station when it was on Sutter St in San Francisco. It was the Richard Gossett show. Jerry was on Pedal Steel, Bob Weir on vocals & rhythm guitar, John Cipollina on […]
1990. Robert Hunter — “Tales Of The Great Rum Runners” CD. Original release 1974. I played keyboards. Produced by Jerry Garcia — with Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia.
1988. Nez B & DV8. May 9th. Fillmore West I was recently given this CD that I didn’t know existed. It’s of the wonderful Reggae singer “Nez B” (Ernesto Brown) and the band DV8 performing “One More Innocent” at the Fillmore West, in San Francisco. “One More Innocent” was the song I wrote with Jeannette that […]
1984 — Pete Sears and Grace Slick of Jefferson Starship — Image by © Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis © Corbis. All Rights Reserved. Just came across this on CORBIS. Ahhh!!! Yer gotta love the 80’s…smile emoticon Grace & I often have a good laugh over that decade. Pete. — with Jefferson Starship and Grace Slick.
1983. Me with our new baby girl Natalie; Dylan’s baby sister. Jeannette took the photo. Both Dylan and Natalie are married now. Dylan married Danielle Bertoni…and Natalie married Jeff Sullivan. Jeannette and I couldn’t be happier with our daughter and son-in law. — with Natalie Sears and Dylan Sears.
“Stranger”. Music, Pete Sears. Lyrics, Jeannette Sears. “Alien”. Music, Pete Sears. Lyrics, Jeannette Sears. 1981. Jefferson Starship “Modern Times”. R.C.A. Records. Produced by Ron Nevison. Grace Slick returned for this album and sang lead on my & Jeannette Sears’s song “Alien”, and the single “Stranger” which played in heavy rotation on M.T.V. Jeannette and I […]
“Down In The Bottom”. Nick Gravenites. “Nobody’s Fault But Mine”. Nick Gravenites. 1980. “Blue Star” by Nick Gravenites. I played Bass, Piano, and Hammond B3 on this album by my old friend Nick. Other players include Huey Lewis, John Cipollina, Roger Troy, Willy Toast, Greg Douglas, Joey Covington, Marla Hunt and Diane Hursh. Tracklist 1 Junkyard […]
Stampe SV4C. This is an air to air shot of me flying my beautiful antique Stampe SV4C open cockpit antique bi-plane over Sonoma County, California. N number. 111SV It was an amazing aerobatic aircraft…and flew like a dream.
1980. “The Doubtful Handshake” by Terry & The Pirates. Terry Dolan. I played keyboards as a guest on this album. The regular band was made up of Terry Dolan, John Cipollina, Greg Douglass, David Hayes, and Jeff Myer. — with John Cipollina and Mike Somavilla.
1980 Marcus David “Greatest Hits” I played piano. Album also included: Sean Hopper, Bobby Vega, Huey Lewis, Tom Johnston and many others. Produced by Roger Troy and Marcus David.I played piano. Album also included: Sean Hopper, Bobby Vega, Huey Lewis, Tom Johnston and many others. Produced by Roger Troy and Marcus David.
Pete Sears and David Freiberg with Jefferson Starship, 1979
“Awakening”. Music by Pete Sears. Lyrics by Jeannette Sears. “Fading Lady Light”. Music by Pete Sears. Lyrics by Jeannette Sears. 1979. “Freedom at Point Zero”. Jefferson Starship’s first album with Mickey Thomas as lead vocalist & Ron Nevison as Producer. R.C.A. Grace Slick sat this album out due to her work in rehab. Aynsley Dunbar replaced John […]
Pete Sears plays with Jefferson Starship on piano at Speedway Meadows in Golden Gate Park on October 18, 1979.
1979. A Little Warmth / Steve Gillette. Regency Records. I played some piano on this album produced by Graham Nash in 1976. A sparkling example of the folk-rock era’s infatuation with the Nashville tradition. Other guest artists include David Lindley, Johnny Barbata, Chris Ethridge, Graham Nash, Hank DeVito and others too numerous to mention. Includes […]
De Havilland Chipmunk I flew this beautiful aircraft a few times from Biggin Hill airdrome in the county of Kent, England. It handled like a dream. Although I’m not flying in this shot…this is the actual aircraft I flew. It was amazing to fly over the fields where Spitfires and Hurricane’s battled Messerschmitt 109’s and German […]
1979. Pete Sears with Jefferson Starship GGP 1979. Photo by Ed Perlstein
1978. Jefferson Starship Gold. R.C.A. Records. The album includes “Play on Love” written by Grace Slick and me, and “Hyperdrive” also written by me and Grace. Record produced by Larry Cox.
1978. Rolling Stone Magazine Cover. Jefferson Starship. May 18th. 1978. Photographer Annie Leibovitz. My knees hurt…these things take a while to set up. — with Jefferson Starship, John Barbata, Marty Balin, Pete Sears, David Freiberg, Craig Chaquiço, Grace Slick and Paul Kantner.