Live album and concert film capture definitive, 26-song performance recorded at Fabulous Forum in September 2018, featuring first Eagles’ recordings with Vince Gill and Deacon Frey
Available in multiple audio and video formats Oct. 16
Earning rave reviews from fans and critics alike, the Eagles arrived at the Forum in Los Angeles for three sold-out concerts on Sept. 12, 14, and 15, 2018. Highlights from all three shows have now been compiled for the new 26-song live album and concert film, “Live From The Forum MMXVIII,” which premiered on ESPN on Sunday, will air again Monday, July 13 (6 p.m.). It also can be found on the ESPN app.
“Live From The Forum MMXVIII,” a Scheme Engine production directed by Nick Wickham, was filmed on 14 4K cameras. It will be available Oct. 16 through Rhino in a variety of audio and video formats, including Blu-ray, CD, vinyl and streaming. A super-deluxe edition will also be available. The set captures live performances of the band’s most iconic hits, (“Hotel California,” “Take It Easy,” “Life In The Fast Lane,” “Desperado”), and beloved album tracks, (“Ol’ 55, “Those Shoes”), along with some of the individual members’ biggest solo smashes, (Henley’s “Boys Of Summer,” Walsh’s “Rocky Mountain Way,” and Gill’s “Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away”). All formats can be pre-ordered now at www.eagles.com and www.rhino.com.
As the best-selling American band of the ’70s, and one of the top-selling acts of all time, the Eagles have sold more than 150 million albums worldwide, scored six No. 1 albums and topped the singles charts five times. The band’s “Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975” and “Hotel California” are the No. 1 and No. 3 best-selling albums of all time according to the RIAA, certified Platinum 38 and 26 times, respectively. They have won six Grammy Awards, were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1998 (their first year of eligibility), and received the Kennedy Center Honors in 2016.