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Eagles Featured On Dan Fogelberg Tribute

The first new Eagles recording in a decade is coming out in November.

The current lineup of the group -- with the late Glenn Frey's son Deacon as well as Vince Gill and his wife Amy Grant -- has recorded a version of "Part Of The Plan" for a new tribute album to the new A Tribute To Dan Fogelberg album which comes out November 17.

The track marks the first Eagles studio track since the "Long Road Out Of Eden" album in 2007. Fogelberg, who died during 2007 from cancer, was part of the same California rock scene that spawned the Eagles, and the group's Joe Walsh produced Fogelberg's Souvenirs album in 1974.

Jimmy Buffett, Boz Scaggs, Michael McDonald, Dobie Gray and several country artists have also recorded songs for the set. In a statement, Gill -- who also contributed a rendition of "Longer" with Grant for the album -- says that, "I always loved Dan's music, and getting the opportunity to sing on the 'High Country Snows' record over 30 years ago is still a great memory for me."

The full track listing for A Tribute To Dan Fogelberg includes:

  1. “Phoenix” – Garth Brooks
    2. “Nether Lands” – Donna Summer
    3. “Better Change” – Michael McDonald
    4. “Longer” – Amy Grant/Vince Gill
    5. “Same Old Lang Syne” – Train
    6. “Don’t Lose Heart” – Dobie Gray
    7. “Old Tennessee” – Fool’s Gold/Denny Henson and Tom Kelly
    8. “As the Raven Flies” – Casey James
    9. “Sutters Mill” – Randy Owens
    10. “Run for the Roses” – The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band with Richie Furay
    11. “Hard to Say” – Boz Scaggs
    12. “Part of the Plan” – Eagles
    13. “There’s a Place in the World for a Gambler” – Jimmy Buffett
    14. “Leader of the Band” – Zac Brown

 

Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.