Tuesday, April 28, 2015

32 Reasons to Love the Eagles.

Not those Eagles.

32 Reasons to Love the Eagles.


Afro Not those Eagles.

We mean the Eagles whose peasant-blouse-wearing drummer's 'fro is reason No. 6

Their new record, we're told, sounds like they slept through the last 25 years. Which isn't altogether bad.

Posted 10/31/2007 06:41:24 PM
Give the people what they want.  From what I've heard of the new Springsteen CD, it sounds like he's back to his old sound, too.

That's a pretty good list, but was Joe Walsh an "auxillary guitarist" as #24 states?

Posted 11/05/2007 08:06:09 AM
As I remember in 1978/79 when Joe Walsh joined the Eagles he had been a successful musician with The James Gang and as a solo artist.  Joe Walsh's addition to the Eagles line up made them the super group they becaem imho.  I think he was the last piece of the puzzle.
Daniel Rubin
Posted 11/05/2007 04:23:18 PM
Pre-Walsh the Eagles were the sort of headliner that put you to gentle sleep with their gorgeous harmonies and country rock -- particularly if you'd just been jacked up by, say, by the Marshall Tucker Band 
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