2002. John Lee Hooker. “That’s My Story”. DVD.

2002. John Lee Hook­er. “That’s My Sto­ry”. DVD. Aired on TV 2001. A doc­u­men­tary about John Lee Hooker’s life, which also fea­tures a con­cert I played with him at Stan­ford Uni­ver­si­ty. I was inter­viewed for the film at the show. From the DVD lin­er notes: A teenage run­away who nev­er went to school, John Lee […]

1999. Rich Kirch “Augusta Boulevard Blues”

  1999. Rich Kirch “Augus­ta Boule­vard Blues”. A solo record by my close friend Rich, fea­tur­ing John Lee Hook­er, Big Wal­ter Hor­ton, Sam Lay, Char­lie Mus­sel­white, Fred­dy Roulette, and many more. A solo record by my close friend Rich, fea­tur­ing John Lee Hook­er, Big Wal­ter Hor­ton, Sam Lay, Char­lie Mus­sel­white, Fred­dy Roulette, and many more. I […]

1999. “Even More Bay Area Blues”

1999. “Even More Bay Area Blues” A col­lec­tion of con­tem­po­rary blues songs from the San Fran­cis­co Bay Area Vol 3. Rich Kirch, John Lee Hooker’s gui­tarist and band leader for thir­teen years & I con­tributed a tune for this com­pi­la­tion album.

1988. “Blue Star” Nick Gravenites. Re-Release.

  “I’m a Blues­man”. Pete Sears on Piano & Bass.   1988. “Blue Star” Nick Graven­ites. Re-Release. Re-release of Nick’s 1980 album in the C.D. for­mat. I played piano, bass & Ham­mond B3. Oth­er play­ers include Huey Lewis, John Cipol­li­na, Roger Troy, Willy Toast, Greg Dou­glas, Joey Cov­ing­ton, Mar­la Hunt and Diane Hursh.     […]

1969. Steamhammer. “Reflection”. Bellaphon/CBS

1969 Steamham­mer “Reflec­tion”. Bellaphon/CBS Steamham­mer (aka Reflec­tion) was the debut album issued in 1969 by the British blues-rock band Steamham­mer. Steamham­mer was cho­sen as leg­endary blues gui­tarist Fred­dy King’s back­ing band when­ever he toured Eng­land. The musi­cians in the band were Mar­tin Quit­ten­ton (gui­tar), Kier­an White (vocals, gui­tar, har­mon­ica), Mar­tin Pugh (gui­tar), Steve Davy (bass), […]