1975. Quicksilver Messenger Service. “Solid Silver”. Capitol Records.

1975. Quick­sil­ver Mes­sen­ger Ser­vice. “Sol­id Sil­ver”. Capi­tol Records. I made a guest piano appear­ance on three tracks for this Quick­sil­ver album. It was good to play with my old friend and Cop­per­head band-mate John Cipol­li­na again. David Freiberg and I were mem­bers of Jef­fer­son Star­ship at the time. Anoth­er old friend, Nicky Hop­kins, also played […]

1972. Copperhead (1972).

1972 Cop­per­head (ear­ly 1972). Left to Right: David Weber, Jim McPher­son, Gary Philipet (seat­ed), John Cipol­li­na, Pete Sears.

1971. Another shot of “Copperhead.”

1971. Anoth­er shot of Cop­per­head 1971. Left to Right: John Cipol­li­na, Gary Phillipet, Pete Sears, Jim McPher­son, David Weber. I lat­er left the band just before sign­ing a record­ing con­tract to which I did­n’t want to com­mit, and returned to Eng­land to record on Rod Stew­art’s “Nev­er a Dull Moment”. I had also agreed to join Nicky […]