2007. David Nelson & Friends. “Aloha Nugs”.

2007. David Nel­son & Friends. “Alo­ha Nugs”. Live album record­ed in Hawaii. I played bass. David Nel­son tours with “The New Rid­ers Of The Pur­ple Sage”. — with David Nel­son Band, David Nel­son, John Molo and Bar­ry Sless.

2007. “Learning Piano with Pete Sears”. I forgot to put this in the mix. It’s the learning piano 3 hr DVD that I showed earlier…but I’ve added a book to go along with the DVD.

2007. “Learn­ing Piano with Pete Sears”. I for­got to put this in the mix. It’s the learn­ing piano 3 hr DVD that I showed earlier…but I’ve added a book to go along with the DVD. I’ll just show the one review the book got on Ama­zon. The DVD alone (with­out book) got almost all 4 or […]

2007.“Haight Ashbury Free Clinic” Benefit album.

2007.“Haight Ash­bury Free Clin­ic” Ben­e­fit album. They used two tracks I played on…one with “Moon­al­ice” called “Blink of an Eye”, and one from my solo album “The Long Haul” of a song I wrote and record­ed with John Lee Hook­er called “Eliz­a­beth”. — with John Lee Hook­er and Moon­al­ice. Tag Pho­toAdd LocationEdit

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. DVD of the Chetfest Show at the GAMH…unfortunately no longer available.

2005. DVD of the Chet­fest Show at the GAMH…unfortunately no longer avail­able. Chet had a lot left to give the world; but the waves of spir­it, gen­eros­i­ty and quite strength that peo­ple like Chet send out, will con­tin­ue for eter­ni­ty. Its peo­ple like Chet who give us hope that the human species won’t self destruct […]

Pete Sears and Chet Helms. Article from Haight Street Music News — 2005

Pete Sears and Chet Helms. Arti­cle from Haight Street Music News — 2005 PETE SEARSMUSICIAN & HUMANITARIAN I always liked and admired Pete Sears, a par­a­digm in the para­dox­i­cal world of music and spent sev­er­al years tak­ing images of him dur­ing the sev­en year run of The Gath­er­ing On The Moun­tain in Blakeslee, Penn­syl­va­nia, i.e., […]

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 […]

2005. “Learning Piano” with Pete Sears. DVD.

2005. “Learn­ing Piano” with Pete Sears. DVD. I release a three hour piano instruc­tion DVD for the “Icons of Rock” series. We shot it at “Hyde Street Stu­dios” on their white Yama­ha 6ft grand piano. It was the same stu­dio that I record­ed “Red Octo­pus” with Jef­fer­son Star­ship in 1975 when it was “Wal­ly Heider […]

2004. Parkinsongs Volume One. “38 Songs of Hope”.

2004. Parkin­songs Vol­ume One. “38 Songs of Hope”. A song I co-wrote with Robert Hunter called “Darien” was includ­ed on this beau­ti­ful album to help raise mon­ey and aware­ness for Parkin­son’s Dis­ease Research. It was tak­en from my “Pete Sears & The Long Haul” album. There are songs on the album from Cros­by Stills & Nash, […]

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 […]