Academy of Music, May 16th, 1975

Academy Of Music, NYC, May 16, 1975

The Eagles played a sold-out double bill at the Academy of Music (renamed the Palladium in 1976). Dan Fogelberg opened both shows.

Eagles at the Academy Of Music
L-R: Randy, Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, and Don Felder
Photo © Michael Landskroner
Village Voice, April 28th, 1975

The band performed three songs from their not-yet-released album, One Of These Nights, including “Too Many Hands,” written by Randy and Don Felder and sung by Randy, the title track, and the instrumental “Journey Of The Sorcerer,” written by Bernie Leadon.


Setlist:

Take It Easy
Outlaw Man
Doolin-Dalton/Desperado Reprise
Train Leaves Here This Morning
Peaceful, Easy Feeling
Desperado
Ol’ 55
One Of These Nights
Midnight Flyer
Journey Of The Sorcerer
Too Many Hands
Already Gone
Good Day In Hell
James Dean
Witchy Woman
Chug All Night
Best Of My Love

Tequila Sunrise

Photo © Michael Landskroner
© Michael Landskroner
© Michael Landskroner
Billboard, May 31st, 1975
Billboard, May 31st, 1975
Record World, June 7th, 1975
Record World, June 7th, 1975

Noted curmudgeon, Dave Marsh, put in his two-cents’ worth below. Don’t worry, he softens by the end. Well, sort of. He doesn’t give poor Dan Fogelberg a break at all.

Newsday (Hempstead, NY), May 19th, 1975

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