David Rokeach - drummer
PHOTOS - David Rokeach, Drums

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Ray Charles: the only man I every knew who read Playboy for the articles.





with the Ray Charles band in an
ancient coliseum in Arles, France.

with Jack Casady and Jorma Kaukonen backstage at the Telluride Blues Festival, 1999.

Celia Malheros and Brazil Now, 1988. Maybe we should be called 'Brazil Then'.

Left wing musical theatre, anyone?

Capturing "Re" capturing me backstage at NYC's Beacon Theatre at VH1's Divas Live Concert 1998.

With the great Sid Ceasar at the Marines Memorial Theatre sometime in the early 1990's. The shadows make us both look like we have hair from a bad disco movie.

With Louie Bellson and Ernie Fields, Jr.


with Carole King backstage at NYC's Beacon Theatre at VH1's Divas Live Concert 1998

Hangin' with Louie and Ernie.

With the late Frank Biner and band. Frank was an amazing singer and guitar player who wrote songs for Tower of Power, Mike Bloomfield, and Huey Lewis.

With H.B. Barnum (front row 2nd from the right) and The Saint Paul's Baptist Church Choir.H.B. has worked with every one fom Aretha to Sinatra to Pink Floyd, and a zillion others.He's an amazingly talented composer, arranger, and conductor.He's also a great person.

H.B. Barnum goofing off with Ray Charles

Aretha wailing and H.B. doing the boogaloo.

With the vocal group For Real at CBS studios in Hollywood for the syndicated TV special Celebrate the Soul of American Music.

At Tokyo's Shinjuku Jam with the Rubinoos 2007.

The Rubinoos backstage at the Great American Music Hall December 6th ' 07

with the Rubinoos; Susie Davis, Jon Rubin, Tommy Dunbar and Al Chan at Nijo Castle, Kyoto, 2007.

at Yoshi's Oakland with the legendary Sonny Simmons 2011. L to R: Fred Harris, Yours truly, Sonny, Charles Thomas

With Charlie Musslewhite and wife Henri in the background and the Kate Wolf Festival in June of 2015. I traveled all over the world with Charlie from 1996 through 1999, back in the days before digital photography ;-)

 

More photos: Set 1 | Set 2 | Set 3 | Set 4