Photo Archive: Eagles, 1971

Photographer: Ethan Russell
Location: Bernie Leadon’s home in Topanga Canyon.

“The Eagles before their first record and hence before they were famous. They were being scouted by Glyn Johns who was by then already my dear friend. They look young and happy and not road weary.” Ethan Russell.

Photo Archive: Eagles & friends, October 21, 1971

Photographer: Eve Babitz
Location: Corner of Santa Monica Blvd and Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills, CA.

Back row: Ned Doheny, Randy Meisner, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon
Front row: Jackson Browne, Glenn Frey, J.D. Souther

The location as it appears today. This fountain also appears in the background of a photo of Poco taken in 1968.