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 […]
Tag Archive: Jeannette Sears
2009. “Moonalice” T‑Bone Burnett produced this CD for us. I played bass and keyboards, and sang on “Kick It Open”, a song I wrote with Jeannette Sears. GE Smith was still in Moonalice at this point…but had to leave soon after to tour with Roger Walters on “The Wall” tour. My old Hot Tuna band-mate Jack Casady […]
2000. Pete Sears “The Long Haul”. My second solo project. As before I brought down many musical friends to the studio, including John Lee Hooker, Wavy Gravy”, Maria Muldaur”, “Davy Pattison”, “Shana Morrison”, “Steve Kimock”, “Levon Helm”, “Jorma Kaukonen”, “Nick Gravenites”, “Mark Naftalin”, “David Grisman”, “Michael Falzarano”, “Charlie Musselwhite”, “Mal Sharpe”, “Clint Baker”, “Alvin Youngblood Hart”, […]
1993. “Radio 501 Levi compilation CD. I produced a Levi 501 Jean radio ad for Levi Strauss Company. I wrote the music and Jeannette wrote the words. I used the Record Plant in Sausalito, California. Taj Mahal sang the song and played guitar, and I played the piano. Kester Smith played drums. Todd Phllips on bass. […]
“Starship” Greatest Hits Ten Years And Change. Compilation CD included “Stranger” written by me & Jeannette Sears. Greatest Hits (Ten Years and Change 1979–1991)
1988. Nez B & DV8. May 9th. Fillmore West I was recently given this CD that I didn’t know existed. It’s of the wonderful Reggae singer “Nez B” (Ernesto Brown) and the band DV8 performing “One More Innocent” at the Fillmore West, in San Francisco. “One More Innocent” was the song I wrote with Jeannette that […]
1977. Me flying Milo Tichacek’s Stearman Bi-Plane over Sonoma County, California. Photo by Roger Russmeyer. Milo had set-up Roger’s camera on a rack between cockpits…I clicked a button switch on the end of a cable as I flew around the maneuver. Milo was in the front cockpit. Milo later let me join him when he […]
1977. Another shot of me and Jeannette with our new baby, Dylan James Sears. Cascade Canyon. 249 Cascade Drive, Mill Valley, California. Photo by Roger Russmeyer.
1977. Me, Jeannette and baby Dylan Sears on the porch of our new Mill Valley home in the Redwoods on Cascade Drive. We lived close to the famous “Sweetwater” night club on Throckmorton. I used to walk Dylan down Cascade Canyon to the Three Wells on my back…sometimes I’d meet up with my friend and […]
1976. Me standing next to my beloved fully aerobatic Citabria 7KCAB aircraft at Schellville airport, in Sonoma County.…when the two runways were still unpaved. It had a 150 HP Lycoming engine. I learnt to fly aerobatics to the Sportsman level with the great Bob Short who ran “Aerosport”. He was also a musician and often […]
1975, June 8th. San Francisco Chronicle article on Pete and Jeannette’s Rock n Roll wedding. Page 3 of news section. Mill Valley Historical Society. Marriages in Three Groves — July, 2009 (it was actually June 8th) http://www.millvalleyhistoricalsociety.org/history-of-homestead-valley-2009.html Pete Sears and Jeannette Dilger at their Three Groves wedding in June 1975 In 1904, Lillian Ferguson named her house […]
Mill Valley Historical Society. Pete & Jeannette Sears Rock n Roll wedding. 1975 June 8th. Jeannette and I got married in Mill Valley, California. It was quite an affair…we had a puppet show and magician to entertain the kids, but the grownups decided they wanted to watch also; so we moved him and his assistant […]
Around 1972…Jeannette Sears coming out the “New Western Front” in Mill Valley, California
1973. Jeannette Sears around the time we fell in love. She was (is) extremely smart, beautiful, great sense of humor, and possesses a strong sense of right and wrong. We were just friends at first because I was with my English girlfriend (and still close friend of ours) Lucy Daniel at the time, and Jeannette […]
1974 Jeannette Sears at the Mayan Temples of Tikal, Guatemala.
1972 Jeannette Sears on Mt Tamalpais. Another shot of Jeannette from the same period.
1972. Pete Sears takes John Cipollina for a flight. Top. Pete Sears pre-flighting the aircraft at Nutree Airport. Photo taken by John Cipollina. Bottom: John Cipollina stands in front of the Cherokee before flying back to Gnoss Field in Novato with Pete. Photo by Pete Sears. 1972. I fly my old “Copperhead” band-mate John Cipollina to […]
1950. My brother John has a momentary attack of affection for his little brother…me. Taken at the Isle of Grain on a family camping trip (my father had used a Royal Airforce surplus Bell Tent. It was mostly in the rain, with dad brewing up some tea using a WW2 Primus Stove (he’d soldered back […]