"They stab it with their steely knives but they just can't kill the beast."
What a great lyric. This California-country band spanned a decade and a very wide range of musical tastes, from country to hard rock, and they did it all well. With the combined talents of Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Don Felder, and later Joe Walsh, as well as others (the band had considerable turnover in personnel), this band had a unique sound and song-writing talent to spare. Their early albums had more of a country feel than their later albums, but they were all good. Hotel California is probably their best.
Here are some of their other classic albums:
Trivia: The Eagle's first hit, Take It Easy, was actually co-written by Jackson Browne. Browne collaborated on other Eagle's tunes as well.
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