1997. Hot Tuna “Live in Japan” Relix Records. We had a fun trip to Japan for this tour that included cities like, Tokyo, Yokohama, and Osaka. We recorded this at a small club called Stove’s in Yokohama that was so packed with people we couldn’t get in the door, so we had to climb through a […]
Tag Archive: Jorma Kaukonen
1996. Michael Falzarano. “The Memphis Pilgrims”. I played keyboards.
1996. “FURTHUR” tour compilation CD. I played keyboards with Hot Tuna on the track “Keep On Truckin”. I became good friends with the amazing “Johnnie Johnson”. Johnnie helped bridge the gap between Blues and Rock piano with his work on the early Chuck Berry recordings. He was playing with Bob Weir and “Ratdog”. — with […]
Pete Sears & Michael Falzarano…Somewhere in Italy…sometime in the 1990’s. “Hot Tuna” or “Jorma Kaukonen Trio”. We’d all just had wild boar pasta of which the owner of the restaurant was extremely proud; and for good reason, it was spectacular. As you can see, he was also very proud of his extensive collection of alcoholic beverages. […]
1996. Electric Hot Tuna “Live At The Fillmore” We had a lot of fun recording this video at the Fillmore West in 1994. Jorma Kaukonen, Jack Casady, Michael Falzarano, me, & Harvey Sorgen. Our road manager was dear old Harvey “Bird” Coleman who passed away sometime ago. Between Hot Tuna and Jorma Kaukonen Trio tours, I was […]
1995. “Jorma Kaukonen Trio” live at Piazza Del Duoma, Pistola, Italy. TV Broadcast July 8th. Jorma Kaukonen vocals and lead guitar, Michael Falzarano vocals and rhythm guitar, I played keyboards and keyboard bass. I have loads of CD’s of live shows with various bands…too many to put up here, but this band was very special to me, as […]
1994. Hot Tuna “Acoustic Blues” Live at the Sweetwater. The American Artist Series. Another release of the 1992 show. Piano. — with Hot Tuna.
1994. Hot Tuna 25 Years and running. “Live at Sweetwater” Video release. My first show with Hot Tuna on Piano recorded in 1992.
“The Janitor Drives a Cadillac” Pete Sears on bass. 1971. “Papa John Creach.” I played bass on the track: “The Janitor Drives a Cadillac”. A Papa John Creach album for Grunt Records. I was first introduced to Papa John by drummer Joey Covington who I met through John Cipollina. I had not met Paul Kantner or […]