Jack Tempchin indeed has a peaceful, easy feeling

Jack Tempchin’s new album includes songs he wrote with the late Glenn Frey.

Encinitas composer Jack Tempchin plays two Bay Area dates this week, celebrating two events: the 45th anniversary of “Peaceful Easy Feeling,” the ballad he offered to his late friend Glenn Frey, who flew it to fame with The Eagles, and the release of “Peaceful Easy Feeling: The Songs of Jack Tempchin.” The album is a collection of his own versions of ensuing Frey collaborations, from “Already Gone” to “You Belong to the City,” which continued until the rocker’s untimely death in 2016.

Along the way, Tempchin has amassed as many surreal showbiz anecdotes as he has hits.  Read More…