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 […]

2002. Gov’t Mule. The Deep End Vol 2.

2002. Gov­’t Mule. The Deep End Vol 2. War­ren Haynes and Gov­ern­ment Mule trib­ute to their dear friend and bass play­er, Woody who trag­i­cal­ly passed away. I played piano on the track “Slow Hap­py Boys”, War­ren sang and played lead gui­tar, Chuck Leavell played Ham­mond B3, Jack Casady bass, and Matt Abts drums. — with Jack […]

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 Hook­er had trouble […]

2001. David Grisman. Grateful Dawg.

2001. David Gris­man. Grate­ful Dawg. David Gris­man doc­u­men­tary about his series of record­ings with Jer­ry Gar­cia. I only put it on here because David men­tions in the film that he and Jer­ry, who had­n’t been speak­ing to each oth­er for some­thing like fif­teen years, recon­nect­ed in the kitchen of the record­ing stu­dio while I was recording […]

2000. October 28th. SKB. “Steve Kimock Band”. Pete Sears on keyboards.

2000. Octo­ber 28th. SKB. “Steve Kimock Band”. Pete Sears on key­boards. Hal­loween Hoo­te­nany. The Resort at the Moun­tain. One of sev­er­al ver­sions of the SKB band I worked with. Steve Kimock on gui­tar. Bob­by Vega played bass. I played key­boards. Some­times Prairie Prince played drums. Some­times Jim Sanchez, and some­times Alan Hertz. — with Steve […]

1999. Phil Lesh & Friends. Warfield Theater, June 4th & 5th 1999.

1999. Phil Lesh & Friends. Warfield The­ater, June 4th & 5th 1999. Phil Lesh bass and vocals, Prairie Prince (drums), Jor­ma Kauko­nen (gui­tar and vocals), me on (keys), Zoe Ellis (vocals), Cailan Corn­well (vocals). — with Steve Kimock, Prairie Prince, Phil Lesh and Jor­ma Kaukonen. 

1994. River Phoenix Tribute song. Produced by Justin Kruetzman.

1994. Riv­er Phoenix Trib­ute song. Pro­duced by Justin Kruet­z­man. We record­ed a song writ­ten by Pete Townsend called “The Sea Refus­es No Riv­er”. Jor­ma Kauko­nen played lead gui­tar, Bob Weir Rhythm gui­tar, I played bass and Ham­mond B3, Vince Wel­nick played piano, John Pop­per har­mon­i­ca, Bil­ly Kruet­z­man Drums, Back-up vocals Lev­on Helm and Randy Cia­r­lante. Produced […]

1989. Robert Hunter “Tiger Rose”.

1989. Robert Hunter “Tiger Rose”. Bob re-releas­es his 1975 “Tiger Rose” on CD. I played Piano, Tack Piano, Clar­inet, Bass, and Ham­mond B3. Jer­ry Gar­cia played on and pro­duced the album. Record­ed at Mick­ey Hart’s Ranch in Novato.

1975. Robert Hunter “Tiger Rose”. Rykodisc Records.

Wild Bill”. Pete Sears played Tack Piano & Clavinet on this track.     1975. Robert Hunter “Tiger Rose”. Rykodisc Records. I played Bass, Piano, Tack Piano, Clavinet, and Organ on this won­der­ful Hunter album pro­duced by Jer­ry Gar­cia, who also played on it. My Jef­fer­son Star­ship band-mate David Freiberg also played on the album. I particularly […]