2010. “Hippie Uprising” a recording I did with many of my old San Francisco Bay Area friends. Including, Nick Gravenites, Maria Muldaur, Norton Buffalo, Skip Yoder, Lorin Rowan, Yana Zegri, Boom Carter, Kathi McDonald, and a bonus remix of a John Cipollina track. Many other friends were involved on the production end. — with Nick Gravenites, […]
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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. May 22nd. Spencer Dryden Benefit organized by Pete Sears at Slims, San Francisco, CA. Flying Other Brothers onstage with Warren Haynes and Bob Weir. — with Ann Atomic Moonalice, Roger McNamee, James Sanchez, Bob Weir, Warren Haynes Presents: The Christmas Jam, Warren Haynes and Barry Sless.
2002. Pete Sears “The Long Haul” is released in Germany and other European countries by “Altrichter-Music” at Oher Weg 9, 29355 Beedenbostel. I thank Hans-Werner Altrichter for releasing my CD in Europe. www.altrichter-music.de
2001. Morty Wiggins puts out my album “The Long Haul” on Tower Records label…33rd St Records.
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”, […]
1999. Nick Gravenites and Animal Mind. “Kill My Brain”. I play piano and Hammond B3 on this album. Nick and I go way back. Nick sings and plays lead guitar, Doug Killmer plays bass, Roy Blumenfeld drums, Sammy Hager guitar and background vocals on a couple of tracks, Huey Lewis harp on a couple of tracks. Recorded […]
1998, Jan 14th. John Lee Hooker & Pete Sears recording the song they wrote together “Elizabeth”. For the album, “The Long Haul”. They recorded it together with no overdubs at Bayview Studio’s in Richmond, California for Pete’s solo album, “The Long Haul”. Also on the session, engineered and co-produced by Paul Stubblebine were: Bryant Mills on drums, […]
“I’m a Bluesman”. Pete Sears on Piano & Bass. 1988. “Blue Star” Nick Gravenites. Re-Release. Re-release of Nick’s 1980 album in the C.D. format. I played piano, bass & Hammond B3. Other players include Huey Lewis, John Cipollina, Roger Troy, Willy Toast, Greg Douglas, Joey Covington, Marla Hunt and Diane Hursh.
“Down In The Bottom”. Nick Gravenites. “Nobody’s Fault But Mine”. Nick Gravenites. 1980. “Blue Star” by Nick Gravenites. I played Bass, Piano, and Hammond B3 on this album by my old friend Nick. Other players include Huey Lewis, John Cipollina, Roger Troy, Willy Toast, Greg Douglas, Joey Covington, Marla Hunt and Diane Hursh. Tracklist 1 Junkyard […]
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 […]
1973. Kathi McDonald “Insane Asylum”. I co-produced, arranged the music and played bass and keys on this album that was released on Capital Records. David Briggs was Co-Producer, engineer and Executive producer along with his manager Art Linson. We had many wonderful players on that album including Sly Stone, The Pointer Sisters, Neil Schon, […]
1972. “Hollywood Blues” Mill Valley Bunch, Casting Pearls. Pete Sears, Piano. 1972. “Last Call” & “Settle It In The Bedroom Baby”. Mill Valley Bunch, Casting Pearls. 1st song “Last Call”, Mark Naftalin, Piano. 2nd song “Settle It In The Bedroom Baby”, Pete Sears, Piano. 1972. This is something I’ve wanted to clear up for […]