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Eagles at Rod Laver Arena. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo

Eagles at Rod Laver Arena. image by Ros O'Gorman

Eagles Kick Off Australian Tour In Perth

by Paul Cashmere on February 19, 2015

in Live,News

Eagles ‘The History of the Eagles’ tour is underway in Australia with the first show kicking off in Perth on Wednesday night.

‘The History of the Eagles’ is a different show to the last two tours. Original member Bernie Leadon is back with the band and the setlist includes rare songs Leadon performed on in the studio such as ‘Saturday Night’ and ‘Train Leaves Here This Morning’.

‘Witchy Woman’ is back in the set, while solo songs from Don Henley (Boys of Summer) and Glenn Frey (You Belong To The City) have been replaced with more Eagles.

Joe Walsh fans will still be treated to some solo moments with live favourites ‘Rocky Mountain Way’ and ‘Funk #49’ still prominent.

Timothy B. Schmit has two lead vocal spotlights on this tour with ‘I Can’t Tell You Why’ and ‘Love Will Keep Us Alive’ both in the set.

Eagles are touring Australia and New Zealand for Frontier Touring.

Eagles setlist for February 18, Perth Arena, Perth

Don Henley, Eagles photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, PhotoFirst set
Saturday Night (from Desperado, 1973)
Train Leaves Here This Morning (with Bernie Leadon) (from Eagles, 1972)
Peaceful Easy Feeling (with Bernie Leadon)(from Eagles, 1972)
Witchy Woman (from Eagles, 1972)
Doolin Dalton (from Desperado, 1973)
Tequila Sunrise (from Desperado, 1973)
Doolin Dalton/Desperado reprise (from Desperado, 1973)
Already Gone (from On The Border, 1974)
Best Of My Love (from On The Border, 1974)
Lyin’ Eyes (from One Of These Nights, 1975)
One Of These Nights (from One Of These Nights, 1975)
Take It To The Limit (from One Of These Nights, 1975)

Second set
Pretty Maids All In A Row (from Hotel California, 1976)
I Can’t Tell You Why (from The Long Run, 1979)
New Kid In Town (from Hotel California, 1976)
Love Will Keep Us Alive (from Hell Freezes Over, 1994)
Heartache Tonight (from The Long Run, 1979)
Those Shoes (from The Long Run, 1979)
In The City (from The Long Run, 1979)
Life’s Been Good (from But Seriously Folks, 1978)
The Long Run (from The Long Run, 1979)
Funk #49 (from James Gang Rides Again, 1970)
Life In The Fastlane (from Hotel California, 1976)

Encore 1:
Hotel California (from Hotel California, 1976)

Encore 2:
Take It Easy (with Bernie Leadon)(from Eagles, 1972)
Rocky Mountain Way (with Bernie Leadon)(from The Smoker You Drink, The Player You Get, 1973)
Desperado(with Bernie Leadon)(from Desperado, 1973)

The Eagles will tour Australia and New Zealand for Frontier Touring.

Eagles dates

Australia

February 18 and 19, Perth, Perth Arena
February 22, 24, 26, Melbourne, Rod Laver Arena
February 28, Macedon, Hanging Rock
March 2, Sydney, Qantas Arena
March 4, 6, Allphones Arena
March 8, Hunter Valley, Hope Estate
March 10, 11, Brisbane, Entertainment Centre

New Zealand
March 14, 15, Auckland, Mt Smart Arena

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