Doobie Decibel System

As the Dewey Decimal System organizes library materials by discipline or field of study, the Doobie Decibel System throws its diverse musical talents together to create riffs and songs that cross genre and generation.

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 […]

2015. “Shades of Brown” Los Cenzontles & Andre Thierry, featuring David Hidalgo. Pete Sears on Hammond B3 and Electric Piano.

For generations, Zydeco and Mexican music have thrived side by side in Richmond, California; home to Creoles from Louisiana and Chicanos with deep roots in California and Mexico. Now, in “Shades of Brown”, Andre Thierry and Los Cenzontles unite their ancestral voices in celebration. Joined by the music legend David Hidalgo, they create a joyful […]

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 […]

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 […]

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 6.

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 6. Cover artist: Chris Shaw 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 Tuna, John Lee Hooker). Barry Sless: Lead Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, […]

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 5.

2011. Moonalice EP. “Dave’s Way” Vol 5. Cover artist: David Singer 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 Tuna, John Lee Hooker). Barry Sless: Lead Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, […]

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way” Vol 4.

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way” Vol 4. Cover artist: Chris Shaw Moonalice is: Ann McNamee< Keyboards, Vocals (Flying Other Brothers, Ann Atomic) … See More — with Roger McNamee and Moonalice.    

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 3.

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 3. Cover artist: Alexandra Fischer 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 Tuna, John Lee Hooker). Barry Sless: Lead Guitar, Pedal Steel Guitar, […]

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 2.

2011. Moonalice EP “Dave’s Way”. Vol 2. Cover artist: Chris Shaw Dave picks all tracks and what order they go in. Love this cover. 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 […]

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 […]