Jim Peterik - Grammy® winning singer, songwriter and guitar/keyboardist - has unveiled his first smooth jazz project, Jim Peterik's Lifeforce. As the founding member of both Survivor and The Ides Of March, he has been responsible for eighteen Top 10 hits, three of which, Vehicle, The Search Is Over and the Grammy® winning Eye Of The Tiger (theme from RockyIII) made it all the way to #1.
Jim is also responsible for many of the hits of .38 Special such as Hold On Loosely, Caught Up In You and Fantasy Girl, as well as the title track to the animated Sci-Fi classic, Sammy Hagar's Heavy Metal. His songs have been featured worldwide in countless movies, television shows, sporting events and commercials.
The album, produced by Jim Peterik and Larry Millas, features some of the world's finest musicians: Ed Breckenfeld on drums, Mike Aquino and Jim on guitar, Klem Hayes on bass, Christian Cullen, Scott May, Jeff Lantz and Jim on keyboards, Steve Eisen on sax and flute and Lisa McClowry on vocals. Special guests include jazz great Nick Colionne with Larry Gray and Sharay Reed on upright bass.