Bass Player: Article by Jimmy Leslie about Live: Pre-Dead at Sweetwater on Thursday focusing on Steve Adams & Pete Sears. http://www.bassplayer.com/artists/1171/bp-presents-pre-dead-moonalice-and-jason-crosby–friends-june-25-at-sweetwater-mill-valley-cawin-tickets/52720
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Yeah, this was the first of four Rod Stewart albums I played on way back in 1970. I played piano on “Country Comforts”, and bass on “Cut Across Shorty”. The next album was “Every Picture Tell a Story”…I played piano on that one. I haven’t seen or spoken with Rod since I did his last […]
Just had a fantastic gig playing bass with Dr. John, Sarah Morrow, David Rokeach, Vernon Black, and my old Stoneground band-mate Annie Sampson. What an amazing piano player…and guitar player. I’ve always loved his playing, but live he’s something else. Especially when your interacting with him on stage. All proceeds for this benefit go to […]
For generations, Zydeco and Mexican music have thrived side by side in Richmond, California; home to Creoles from Louisiana and Chicanos with deep roots in California and Mexico. Now, in “Shades of Brown”, Andre Thierry and Los Cenzontles unite their ancestral voices in celebration. Joined by the music legend David Hidalgo, they create a joyful […]
2014. David Nelson Band. Live in studio recording. Mostly at Laughing Tiger Studios, San Rafael, California. Pete Sears played bass, and wrote and sung one of the songs, “Come Away”. Ari Rios engineer. Produced by Barry Sless. Link to the songs off the David Nelson Band album, “Once In a Blue Moon”, including “Come Away” written and […]
May 2013. “Red River”. Los Cenzontles. Pete Sears, keyboards. From the brand new full-length vinyl album PURO JAM…with David Hidalgo, electric guitar and guiro. David Bautista, harmonica. Pete Sears, keyboards. Eugene Rodriguez, steel string guitar. Hugo Arroyo, bass. Sage Baggott, drums. Los Cenzontles proudly announces it first full-length vinyl album PURO JAM featuring instrumental jams with […]
2012. Freddie Roulette. “Jammin With Friends”. Pete Sears played some keyboards on this wonderful album by one of the lap steel masters. Jammin with Friends album by Freddie Roulette was released Oct 06, 2012 on the […]
2012. “Regeneration” Los Cenzontles. I played some keyboards on this amazing album. After many many months of song writing, recording, mixing, mastering, and everything else that goes into producing a record, Los Cenzontles is excited to announce the release of their newest album, Regeneration. Regeneration celebrates the emerging Latino-boom youth generation by fusing Latino roots music […]
2012. April. DVD release of Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th birthday. Pete Sears played piano on the second day. December 4th. 2010. December 3th-4th. “Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th Birthday Celebration” at the Beacon Theatre, N.Y.C. Hot Tuna flew me out to New York City to join them as a guest on the second day of a two day birthday […]
2012. Another wonderful “Hippie Uprising” album. I played some keys on this one. Some old friends were also guests.
2011. “The Storm That Swept Mexico”. I wrote and recorded the original score for this documentary on the “Mexican Revolution”. Aired on 300 PBS stations nationwide, as well as film festivals and major Universities Directed by Ray Telles. and produced by Ray Telles and Ken Rabin. Paradigm Productions. I co-produced the Traditional music with Pancho […]
2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 1. Cover artist: David Singer Dave Way is our co-producer and engineers and masters all tracks. Moonalice is: Ann McNamee< Keyboards, Vocals (Flying Other Brothers, Ann Atomic) Pete Sears on Keyboards, Guitar, Vocals, Bass (Sam Gopal Dream, early Rod Stewart, Long John Baldry, Stoneground, Copperhead, original Jefferson Starship, Hot Tuna, John […]
2010. December 3th-4th. “Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th Birthday Celebration” Beacon Theatre, NYC. Hot Tuna flew me out to New York City to join them as a guest on the second day of a two day birthday celebration for Jorma. It was wonderful to see my old band-mates, management & crew again. The night before had apparently been mostly […]
2010 released. Recorded in 1980. Marc Benno — Live At The Chi Chi Club MP3. I played piano. Recorded in the late 1980’s. — with Marc Benno.
2010. Los Cenzontles “raza de oro”. I strongly advise you to go and see “Los Cenzontles” if you get a chance…you won’t be sorry. I joined Eugene on organ for one track as a guest. Other guests on the album include David Hidalgo and Ry Cooder. — with Los Cenzontles, Ry Cooder, Los Cenzontles, Los Lobos and Eugene […]
2009. Harvey Mandel and the Snake Crew LIVE. Recorded at Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco, California. Harvey has been one of my favorite guitar players since I first heard his “Cristo Redentor” album in 1969. Harvey Mandel guitar. I played piano. Mick Martin Vocals & Harp. Billy Johnson Drums. Steve Evans Bass. Jose Najara Congas, Percussion. Michael Borbridge Percussion. Joli […]
2009. Seeds — Back To The Garden CD — with Sky Saxon.
2009. Mark Karan. “Walk Through The Fire”. I played Wurlitzer Electric Piano on “Love In Vain” along with Mark, Delaney Bramlett, John Molo, and Hutch Hutchinson. Very cool album. — with Mark Karan, Delaney Bramlett, John Molo and James Hutch Hutchinson.
2009. “CIRCLES” A book is written about “Fleur de Lys” the band I played with in 1966. By Paul “Smiler” Anderson & Damien Jones. They interviewed me about my period with the band. I met Brian Epstein when he was promoting a show we did with Eddie Floyd (Knock on Wood) in London. I also met Jimi […]
2009. “American Horizons” Los Cenzontles, David Hidalgo, Taj Mahal, Pete Sears. I joined Eugene, Dave and Taj on one track playing piano as a guest. — with Los Cenzontles, Los Cenzontles, Eugene Rodriguez, Los Lobos and Taj Mahal.