“What a great set Jack Mack & the Heart Attack Horns put together here. From jump till the final note this album is nothing short of astounding. If you want to get up and groove, this is definitely the record for you. Sure to please the most discerning Soul & Blues aficionado … Simply put … It’s Damn Good!!!” Cleve Baker – Confessing the Blues
Back to the Shack is the latest album by LA’s hometown favorites Jack Mack & The Heart Attack Horns. It features 10 bluesy and soulful tunes, nine co-written by the band, and performed with a fresh and contemporary approach to the band’s signature soulful sound loved the world over. Features vocalist extraordinaire and co-writer Mark Campbell, sax man Bill Bergman(producer, co-writer and horn arranger) and Andrew Kastner (co-producer, co-writer and guitarist) and many of LA’s finest studio and touring professionals including keys genius Mike Finnigan, veteran drummers Tony Braunagel and Les Falconer, trumpet mavens Les Lovitt and Lee Thornburg, keys master Carlos Murguia and more! Produced by Jack Mack. Executive Producers for SSR Freeroll: John Heithaus, Bill Bergman and Andrew Kastner.
The players include Jack Mack’s World Class horn section, “The Heart Attack Horns” plus one of New Orleans’ favorite sons, Mark Campbell, on lead vocals. Additionally, the band members have performed, recorded or written for: Rod Stewart, Greg Allman, No Doubt, Stevie Wonder, The Eagles, Elvis Costello, Robert Cray, Keb Mo, Natalie Cole, Bobby Womak, Glenn Frey, James Brown and hundreds more. Other notables who lent their talents to the recording include legendary B3 player, Mike Finnigan, (Bonnie Raitt, Crosby Stills & Nash, Taj Mahal, Jimi Hendrix), Grammy winning producer, Tony Braunagel on drums, and Melanie Taylor (Aerosmith, John Mayer).