This album is a soulful blend of musical styles with an upbeat feel. It's Jack's first solo album of 10 originals. The album is filled with amazing guitar work and smooth vocals. Many JP fans will recognize Track 5, "I'm Not Crying", as Jack performed this song live with the Allman Brothers Band. Tracks 7 and 8, "My Old Friend" and "Highpockets", are among fan favorites from Jack's live performances.
“In a city where guitar pickers almost out number cars on the road, Nashville's Jack Pearson numbers among the very best of the entire lot...strong singing that would do the Allman Brothers proud...his songs are compact, appealing and harbor intelligent lyrics on rising above trouble..." BluesWire
"An absolutely brilliant solo album...amazing guitar work, smooth vocals, and some first-rate songwriting...an uplifting and refreshing listening experience..." John Lynskey, Hittin' The Note
"[Jack] shows the maturity and good taste to let his guitar playing serve the music, rather than the other way around...delivered in an earthy unforced vocal style. Great grooves..." Rusty Russell, Music Row
“His clean, exacting guitar tone, as you might imagine, is often reminiscent of [Dickey] Betts and of Duane Allman. Pearson takes some impressive slide solos in addition to his outstanding lead playing.” Shelton Clark, TN Jazz & Blues Society – News
“Jack Pearson has a distinctive guitar sound. Through the walls, across the parking lot - you know whose licks those are….Pearson’s voice…rings true and full of feeling…You’re going to like this album. Some of the lyrics and hooks will stick in your mind while you reminisce on the fine guitar and organ and vocals….the kind of music you’ll want to hear every couple of weeks for the rest of your life.” Jay Caplan, Music City Bluesletter