The Eagles

At the end of this month Rhino will reissue the first six albums by the Eagles on vinyl in a special box set, and we have one that you can win. This includes the run of records from their eponymous debut through Hotel California and ending up at The Long Run. The set, which is limited to 5000 copies, also comes with a Hotel California poster that was formerly only available in original pressings of the album:

The Eagles’ original Asylum Records studio albums, including each of the chart-topping albums the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers released between 1972 and 1979, will be released on 180-gram vinyl in THE STUDIO ALBUMS 1972-1979, a limited-edition, six-LP boxed set available October 29.

THE STUDIO ALBUMS 1972-1979 includes each of the six Eagles albums that defined an era. Each LP features replicas of the original album packaging with two special artwork upgrades – the sleeve of the debut album, EAGLES, will finally be released as the band originally intended, with no glue flaps, so the cover folds out into a poster, as described in this year’s acclaimed documentary History of the Eagles. HOTEL CALIFORNIA will include a replica of the poster from the original issue with band photos by Norman Seeff in full color, for the first time. THE STUDIO ALBUMS 1972-1979 is limited to 5,000 copies and comes housed in an individually numbered slipcase with a gold foil stamp of the band’s logo.

EAGLES: THE STUDIO ALBUMS 1972-1979 includes:
EAGLES
DESPERADO
ON THE BORDER
ONE OF THESE NIGHTS
HOTEL CALIFORNIA
THE LONG RUN

To enter the sweeps, you need be a fan of Stereogum on Facebook and comment below with your favorite Eagles song via Facebook Connect login (do not use your ‘Gum user account on this post — we’ll have to be able to check if you are a fan of Stereogum on FB when the sweepstakes ends). Sorry, U.S. residents only. Winner will be chosen randomly. Sweepstakes ends on 10/31 at 6 PM EST. Good luck!

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Comments (65)
  1. Hotel California

  2. Hotel California of course!!!!

  3. I Can’t Tell You Why

  4. Teenage Jail

  5. Peaceful Easy Feeling

  6. new kid in town

  7. The Disco Strangler

  8. I prefer the pre-Joe Walsh albums for their mellow country flavor. So, “Peaceful Easy Feeling,” “Take It Easy,” “Lyin’ Eyes” and “Witchy Woman.”

  9. One of These Nights . One of my favourite songs of all time

  10. Life in the Fast Lane

  11. Aw!!! How can you Make me choose?!!! Okay okay my favorite song is Hotel California !!!!!

  12. idk, any of the one’s off Poco, maybe.

  13. After the Thrill Is Gone

  14. Desperado or New Kid In Town or Hotel California. Don’t make me choose!

  15. “You Belong To The City”. Just kidding. How about giving Randy some attention: “Try And Love Again”

  16. Heartache Tonight

  17. Take It Easy is my favorite.

  18. Lyin’ Eyes. How do you get notified if you actually win one of these?

  19. “Tequila Sunrise.”

  20. Already Gone. Those lyrics are poetry. “You can see the stars and still not see the light”

  21. “Old ’55″ is one of my top 35.

  22. Hotel California

  23. I’m a fan on Facebook and I need some new copies I’ve worn out my original ones hotel California is my all time favorite thanks I hope I win and thanks for the chance to win this

  24. Take it Easy

  25. Fuck facebook!

  26. Pretty Maids All In A Row

  27. Desperado – just like Elaine Bettis!!

  28. Peaceful Easy Feeling. What a life that’d be.

  29. Desperado for sure

  30. “[The Eagles] take no chances . . . ever.” — David Crosby

  31. Take It Easy

  32. Take it easy

  33. The Long Run

  34. Life In The Fast Lane

  35. Those Shoes

  36. Hotel California

  37. The Last Resort

  38. New Kid In Town

  39. Take It Easy

  40. has to be Hotel California. no lie, i woke up with it in my head today

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