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zach broocke, born in milwaukee, wi, grew up listening to jim croce, harry chapin, cat stevens, and a lot of country tunes ala willie nelson, don williams, george jones, merle haggard. discovering he had a passion for songwriting zach traveled to boston to spend time compiling the songs that would make up his debut release, anywhere but here sessions ep. he was greatly inspired by simon and garfunkel, coffee, van morrison, cigarettes, greg brown and canadian beer.
as for 2010, zach's just completed his latest album, "watchdoglookout." contributers to watchdoglookout include producer/engineer chad brown (ryan adams, faith hill), percussionists ken coomer (wilco, steve earle) and fred eltringham (the wallflowers, rivers cuomo), upright bassist frank swart (morphine, norah jones), keys guru curt perkins (josh rouse, j.j. cale), guitarist doug lancio (patty griffin, john hiatt), complete with the mastering being done by andrew mendelson (van morrison, rolling stones). with a half a dozen more ancillary players, the teams total discographies account for well in excess of 40 million records sold.
zachs music is about all of the things we never say and wish we could have; all the times you let slip through your fingers; and being thankful for the moments where you then realize that maybe, just maybe, thats just the way its supposed to go.