Photo courtesy of Paul Natkin
Photo courtesy of Paul Natkin

Loop Hall of Fame – The Eagles (inducted 4/14/17)

Inducted on April 14, 2017

First song played on the Loop: “One of These Nights”

Reasons for induction
Defined the “California sound” of the 70s
Gave the world Joe Walsh, Don Henley and Glenn Frey
They give credit to “the fire gods Nido and Wotan” in the liner notes for “On the Border”

Iconic Chicago setlist – Chicago Stadium (10/22/79)
Hotel California
Already Gone
In the City
Doolin’-Dalton/Desperado (Reprise)
Lyin’ Eyes
I Can’t Tell You Why
Heartache Tonight
One of These Nights
Turn to Stone
Life’s Been Good
Life in the Fast Lane

Rocky Mountain Way
The Greeks Don’t Want No Freaks
Take it Easy (sung by Jackson Browne!)
Best of My Love

10 Essential Eagles Tracks
“Take it Easy” (Eagles)
“Desperado” (Desperado)
“Already Gone” (On the Border)
“One of These Nights” (One of These Nights)
“Lyin’ Eyes” (One of These Nights)
“Hotel California” (Hotel California)
“Life in the Fast Lane” (Hotel California)
“The Long Run” (The Long Run)
“In the City” (The Long Run)
“Heartache Tonight” (The Long Run)