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 Hooker had trouble […]
Tag Archive: 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 played piano […]
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.
“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 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), […]
“Baby What You Want Me To Do” Pete Sears after several years of hard touring across the British Isles. We were mobbed by a large group of screaming girls as we came out of the “Thanks Your Lucky Stars” TV studios (I doubt they knew who we were, but we were obviously a rock n […]