Jack Tempchin is the writer of PEACEFUL EASY FEELING and ALREADY GONE by the Eagles, SLOW DANCING by Johnny Rivers, SMUGGLERS BLUES and YOU BELONG TO THE CITY by Glenn Frey and other legendary hits. For this album, Jack gathered his favorite pro players and had a great time recording these songs, which all have a gritty and solid Blues Rock sound. All original material performed by ace sidemen Bob Glaub on bass (Jackson Browne, Bob Seeger, John Fogerty), Tris Imboden on Drums (member of the band Chicago), Greg Leisz on guitar (Beck, K.D. Lang) and Steve Wood on keyboards (Kenny Loggins). "Who's Been Sleeping In My Bed" co-written with Bobby Whitlock (Derek and the Dominos). "They're Taking Everything Away" co-written with Glenn Frey.
QUOTES ABOUT JACK TEMPCHIN
"He's a great songwriter. He paints pictures with simple words. He's just really good at it." -Don Henley
"Jack is a guy who doesn't get enough credit. What a great songwriter he is!" - Joe Walsh
“The first real songwriter I really saw and really got enthused about." -Tom Waits
“Jack is one of the greats.” - Steve Poltz, San Diego Union Tribune
“Nobody can match Tempchin, the greatest songwriter ever to call San Diego home.” -S.D. News
"He’s a true American master.” -Dave Mason PD 105.7 Walrus-FM
"Great songs seem to fly to some songwriters like moths to a porchlight... Jack's a searchlight!" -Madison Keith, KPRI-FM
"Jack is an amazing songwriter. An interviewer's dream." -Roz Larman, FOLKSCENE Syndicated Radio KPFK 90.7 FM
"Jack's body of work is iconic. His contribution as a world class 'muzoid' is undeniable and I remain a lifelong fan."
-ASCAP CEO Paul Williams
"Sure-footed songwriting craft. Through and through, he's a big deal." -Van Dyke Parks
“Jack is officially the nicest guy in show business.” –J.D. Souther