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The History of the Eagles Landed In Atlanta

In 1971, two musicians who were backing up Linda Ronstadt on tour decided they should form a band of their own. Don Henley and Glenn Frey told Linda their plans. In turn, she introduced them to Bernie Leadon. Then, with the addition of Randy Meisner, The Eagles were born and became one of the most successful bands of the 1970’s, as well as one of the best-selling bands of all time. Core members of The Eagles include Henley, Frey and Leadon, along with…
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10 Tours To Look Forward To in 2014

It’s a new year, and with that comes a whole bunch of great tours to look forward to during the next twelve months. Veterans like Metallica, and Aerosmith will be on the road, as well as more current acts like Paramore and Halestorm. Since U2 will be coming out with a new album later this year, can we also assume a new tour is in the works? Wishful thinking, I know. Instead let’s take a look at some of the cool tours that have been confirmed for 2014 so far! Please let us…
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Concert Review: The History of The Eagles Tour

The “History of the Eagles” tour is aptly named. Theirs has been a notoriously turbulent. Despite all the ballyhooing about breakups and acrimony, they never really went away. Thanks to radio formatting, their songs have been mainstays on everything from classic rock to easy listening. With its recent stop in Pittsburgh, they again proved why some consider them one ofthe best American bands e. Henley and Frey led off with an acoustic “Saturday Night” Ex member Bernie Leadon was then…
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The Eagles Catalog Now Available on Rdio

With classics like “Desperado” and “Take It To The Limit,” the Eagles have become one of music’s most legendary bands, scoring six number one albums and creating a fan base that spans generations. The storied catalog of the six-time GRAMMY …
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Buck Owens – Buck Sings Eagles

A few years ago, I wrote an article for another site where I discussed some of the biggest tragedies in Country Music. One of those on my list was the July 1974 motorcycle accident that claimed the life of Don Rich – the leader of Buck Owens’ Buckaroos. In the article, I speculated what might have happened had Rich survived. I said that I thought Owens might incorporate some of the Country-Rock sounds into his music that groups like the…
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Timothy B. Schmit – Soaring Without The Eagles For Solo Project

This fall, groundbreaking vocalist, songwriter and bass player TIMOTHY B. SCHMIT– well-known for his work as a member of THE EAGLES and with the country rock group Poco–is gearing up for a U.S. tour. For the month-long trek (see dates below), TIMOTHY and his full band will perform songs from his fifth solo effort EXPANDO (2009, Lost Highway/Universal) as well as gems by THE EAGLES and Poco. Written and produced by Schmit, Expando presents…
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