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The Long Run is the sixth studio album by American rock group Eagles - The Long Run Eagles. This was the first Eagles album to feature Timothy B. Schmitwho had replaced founding member Randy Meisner and the last full studio album to feature Don Felder before his termination from the band in This was the band's final studio album for Asylum Records.
It also turned out to be their last studio album as the Eagles disbanded inuntil 's Long Road Out of Eden after the band had reformed in The album was originally intended to be a double album. The band could not come up with enough songs and the idea was therefore scrapped. The recording was protracted; they started recording inand the album took 18 months to record in five different studios, with the album finally released in September He said that the inspiration for the lyrics was also Eagles - The Long Runas they wrote about longevity and posterity while the group "was breaking apart, imploding under the pressure of trying to deliver a worthy follow-up to Hotel California ".
Schmit wrote the song based loosely on his own experiences; both Henley and Frey liked the song and they completed the song together. Henley wrote the lyrics. Henley intended the song to be an antidote to disco as both he and the rest of the band disliked disco, which was the most popular musical genre at the time. The album was produced by Bill Szymczykalthough the Eagles were listed as co-producers.
Reviewing the album retrospectively in AllMusiccritic William Ruhlmann wrote that the album was a "major disappointment, even though it sold several million copies and threw off three hit singles," adding that the album "reportedly was planned as a double album before being truncated to a single disc. If these were the keepers, what could the rejects have sounded Eagles - The Long Run It was their last number one album of the s, and stood for eight weeks in the number one slot.
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