2009. “CIRCLES” A book is written about “Fleur de Lys”, the band Pete Sears played with in 1966. Written by Paul “Smiler” Anderson & Damien Jones.

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 […]

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.

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 […]

2008. “The Life & Rebirth of Hospitalito Atitlan”. Narration by Isabel Allende.

2008. “The Life & Rebirth of Hos­pi­tal­i­to Ati­t­lan”. Nar­ra­tion by Isabel Allende. I wrote & record­ed part of the orig­i­nal score, and record­ed Isabel Allende ‘s nar­ra­tion at my “Wind­jam­mer Stu­dio’s” in San Rafael, Cal­i­for­nia. A fundrais­ing DVD for the hos­pi­tal­i­to, in San­ti­a­go, Ati­t­lan, Guatemala. It was wrecked by the gov­ern­ment army dur­ing the civ­il […]

2008. April Cope “Petals Fall”.

2008. April Cope “Petals Fall”. I played key­boards on sev­er­al tracks of this enchant­i­ng album by the incred­i­bly tal­ent­ed April. Album notes: “This album has been out, but has not had prop­er dis­tri­b­u­tion until now. With guest turns from Chuck Prophet, Pete Sears and Jim Campi­lon­go she weaves her mag­ic on some tru­ly engag­ing songs. […]

2008. “Indigo Moon” Michael Diamond.

2008. “Indi­go Moon” Michael Dia­mond. I played key­boards on two tracks of this won­der­ful album by Michael, includ­ing the title tune “Indi­go Moon”. — with Michael Dia­mond.

2007. Floyd “Red Crow” Westerman. Photo of Pete Sears and Floyd taken backstage at the “Mint” in Los Angeles before a show they played together. Floyd went into hospital the next day.

2007. Floyd “Red Crow” West­er­man. Pho­to of Pete Sears and Floyd tak­en back­stage at the “Mint” in Los Ange­les before a show they played togeth­er. Floyd went into hos­pi­tal the next day. I lost a good friend. Floyd passed away at 5:00am, Dec 13, 2007 in Los Ange­les, Cal­i­for­nia, he was 71 years old. Floyd […]

2007. David Hayes. “Soul Diver”.

2007. David Hayes. “Soul Div­er”. Dave includ­ed a track I’d played accor­dion on from a pre­vi­ous album. “O’Con­nell Street”. I’ve also played this song with David dur­ing a live show. David has been Van Mor­risons bass play­er on and off for many years. He plays most­ly gui­tar and sings on his own albums. Accor­dion. — […]

2007. David Nelson & Friends. “Aloha Nugs”.

2007. David Nel­son & Friends. “Alo­ha Nugs”. Live album record­ed in Hawaii. I played bass. David Nel­son tours with “The New Rid­ers Of The Pur­ple Sage”. — with David Nel­son Band, David Nel­son, John Molo and Bar­ry Sless.

2007.“Haight Ashbury Free Clinic” Benefit album.

2007.“Haight Ash­bury Free Clin­ic” Ben­e­fit album. They used two tracks I played on…one with “Moon­al­ice” called “Blink of an Eye”, and one from my solo album “The Long Haul” of a song I wrote and record­ed with John Lee Hook­er called “Eliz­a­beth”. — with John Lee Hook­er and Moon­al­ice. Tag Pho­toAdd Loca­tionEd­it

2006. Leftover Salmon. “Years In Your Ears”.

2006. Left­over Salmon. “Years In Your Ears”. I was inter­viewed for this doc­u­men­tary about my friends in Left­over Salmon and the var­i­ous shows I played with them dur­ing the 1990’s…usually between Hot Tuna tours. We often trav­elled on the old yel­low school bus; most­ly before Mark Vann passed away. Unfor­tu­nate­ly the direc­tor could­n’t find any […]

2006. Joseph Langham “The Anthology”.

2006. Joseph Lang­ham “The Anthol­o­gy”. I played key­boards on and co-pro­­duced this album with Joseph, a won­der­ful singer, song­writer. Joseph and his wife Eth­no-botanist Phyl­lis Hogan are very close friends with Jean­nette and my fam­i­ly. He was born in Nashville…but has lived in Flagstaff, Ari­zona for years where he built his own envi­ron­men­tal­ly sus­tain­able house […]

2005. Eric McFadden & Wally Ingram. “Alektorophobia”.

2005. Eric McFad­den & Wal­ly Ingram. “Alek­toro­pho­bia”. I played Ham­mond B3 organ, Accor­dion, and Piano on this album. Eric’s a won­der­ful gui­tarist, singer and songwriter…he and Wal­ly work well togeth­er. They asked me if I’d like to sit in at a show at the Casper Inn…but I already had a gig that day. Eric and […]

2005. DVD of the Chetfest Show at the GAMH…unfortunately no longer available.

2005. DVD of the Chet­fest Show at the GAMH…unfortunately no longer avail­able. Chet had a lot left to give the world; but the waves of spir­it, gen­eros­i­ty and quite strength that peo­ple like Chet send out, will con­tin­ue for eter­ni­ty. Its peo­ple like Chet who give us hope that the human species won’t self destruct […]