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 […]

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 […]

1978. Rolling Stone Magazine Cover. Jefferson Starship. May 18th.

1978. Rolling Stone Mag­a­zine Cov­er. Jef­fer­son Star­ship. May 18th. 1978. Pho­tog­ra­ph­er Annie Lei­bovitz. My knees hurt…these things take a while to set up. — with Jef­fer­son Star­ship, John Bar­ba­ta, Mar­ty Balin, Pete Sears, David Freiberg, Craig Chaquiço, Grace Slick and Paul Kant­ner.

My old friend Mark Unobsky. “Trader Mark”. 1943–1996

    My old friend Mark Unob­sky. “Trad­er Mark”. 1943–1996 Mark was a won­der­ful blues gui­tarist from the south. I met him in 1970 through John Cipol­li­na. We became very close friends. Mark was famous for start­ing and own­ing the infa­mous, “Red Dog Saloon” in Vir­ginia City, Neva­da. His sis­ter Mary was a well known […]