Jack Tempchin says that he has unrecorded songs co-written with the Glenn Frey.
The 2019 Songwriters Hall of Famer tells Billboard, "We still had songs we were working on for his next album, but we never did another album [before he fell ill]... It's between five and 10 more things in various stages. There's a couple that are really almost completely done, and then there's others that are partial."
"One More Time With Feeling," the title track of Tempchin's current album, was just such a joint creation by the longtime friends. Jack calls it "kind of a classic, simple love story with a great groove. You can hear Glenn in it a lot. It was just a thrill to finish it."
Tempchin befriended the Eagles after they recorded "Peaceful Easy Feeling" and "Already Gone," which he wrote. But they only began writing together when Frey began building a solo career.
Jack Tempchin says he began writing with Glenn Frey when the Eagles went on hiatus in the early '80s:
Tempchin says Frey wanted a very different mood when he worked outside the Eagles and apart from Don Henley.
Jack Tempchin says times were lighthearted when he wrote with Glenn Frey:
The lyric video of "One More Time With Feeling" has just been posted.