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. Fans […]

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 “Red […]

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. — with David Hayes. […]

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. 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 I […]

2001. “Pete Sears & the Dawn Patrol” back up our close friend “Francis Clay” who was drummer with “The Muddy Waters Band” and many other blues greats.

2001. “Pete Sears & the Dawn Patrol” back up our close friend “Fran­cis Clay” who was drum­mer with “The Mud­dy Waters Band” and many oth­er blues greats. Fran­cis had become a poet of some renown, and had recit­ed a p he wrote called “Mis­sis­sip­pi” on my “The Long Haul” album. I had asked him to […]

1996. Pete Sears “Watchfire”. Relix Records.

1996. Pete Sears “Watch­fire”. Relix Records. Re-released on “Relix Records” NYC after “Grate­ful Dead Records” dis­solved. “Watch­fire” fea­tured many guests includ­ing Jer­ry Gar­cia, Mick­ey Hart, David Gris­man, Mimi Fari­na and Kit­ty Beethoven and was orig­i­naly released as an LP on Red­wood Records, then again on Grate­ful Dead Records. — with Mick­ey Hart, Jer­ry Gar­cia, Mimi […]

1996. Blue GOLD.

1996. Blue GOLD. Com­pi­la­tion of sev­er­al artists, includ­ing Taj mahal, Maria Mul­daur, Nor­ton Buf­fa­lo, Lady Bian­ca, Bob­by Reed, Mark Naf­tal­in, Dr.John, J.J. Cale. Pete Sears played piano on “Smoky Places” sung by Taj Mahal. — with Mark Naf­tal­in, Nor­ton Buf­fa­lo, Taj Mahal, Lady Bian­ca and Maria Muldaur.