2015. June 6th. Dr. John with musical director Sarah Morrow (Trombone), Pete Sears (Bass), Vernon Black (Guitar), David Rokeach (Drums), and Annie Sampson (Back-up vocals). Private high ticket price Benefit for Wavy Gravy’s Camp Winnarainbow.

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 […]

2013. (1966) “You’ve Got To Earn It”. Fleur De Lys.

2013. (1966) “You’ve Got To Earn It”. Fleur De Lys. Acid Jazz Records just released this CD of a band I played piano in for a while back in 1966, Eng­land. I’m sec­ond from the left on the cov­er pho­to. Singer, gui­tarist Phil Sawyer stand­ing in the back sec­ond from the right next to drum­mer […]

2013. “David Hayes”. David Hayes.

2013. “David Hayes”. David Hayes. This is a com­pi­la­tion CD with tracks tak­en from David’s solo albums made over the years. David has played bass with many bands, includ­ing being Van Morrison’s main bass play­er for many years. He recent­ly decid­ed to leave Europe and spend more time at his home on the west coast […]

May 2013. “Red River”. Los Cenzontles. Pete Sears, keyboards.

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 […]

2012. “Regeneration” Los Cenzontles. Pete Sears, guest keyboards.

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 […]

2012. April. DVD release of Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th birthday. Pete Sears played piano on the second day. December 4th.

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 […]

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 1.

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 […]

2010. December 3th-4th. “Jorma Kaukonen’s 70th Birthday Celebration” Beacon Theatre, NYC.

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 […]

2010. “Hippie Uprising” a recording I did with many of my old San Francisco Bay Area friends.

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 […]

2010. Los Cenzontles “raza de oro”.

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 […]

2009. Harvey Mandel and the Snake Crew LIVE. Recorded at Biscuits & Blues, San Francisco, California.

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, […]

2009. Mark Karan. “Walk Through The Fire”.

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.