Eagles - One of these Nights - Live 2004




Live from Melbourne." Rod Laver Arena. Melbourne, Australia. Don Henley (vocal, drums); GlennFrey (1948-2016 guitar, vocal); Timothy B. Schmit (bass, vocal); Joe Walsh (guitar, vocal); Steuart Smith (guitar, vocal); Michael Thompson (keyboards, vocal); Will Hollis: (keyboards, vocal); Scott Crago (congas, vocal); Bill Armstrong (trumpet); Al Garth (sax); Chris Mostert (sax); Greg Smith (baritone sax).


"One of These Nights" is a song written by Don Henley and Glenn Frey. This song was inspired by the soul music Frey was listening to when he started writing it on the piano. Artists like B.B. King and Al Green were a big influence on many songs on the album.


The song features a guitar solo by Don Felder that is "composed of blues-based licks and sustained string bends using an unusually meaty distortion tone.

Don Felder, who was the Eagles newest guitarist, came up with the opening bass line. In a 1975 Rolling Stone interview, Don Henley credited Felder with helping the Eagles get away from ballads: "With Don Felder, we can really rock. He's made us nastier and he's done a great guitar solo on One Of These Nights."


The album One Of These Nights sold platinum in the UK and Canada, and sold 4x platinum in the US. It was the Eagles highest-selling album to date, but their next album Hotel California sold even better.







Lyrics


One of these nights, one of these crazy old nights We're gonna find out, pretty mama, what turns on your lights The full moon is calling, the fever is high And the wicked wind whispers and moans You got your demons, you got your desires Well, I got a few of my own


Oh, someone to be kind to in between the dark and the light Oh, coming right behind you, swear I'm gonna find you, one of these nights


One of these dreams, one of these lost and lonely dreams, now We're gonna find one, mm, one that really screams I've been searching for the daughter of the devil himself I've been searching for an angel in white I've been waiting for a woman who's a little of both And I can feel her but she's nowhere in sight


Oh, loneliness will blind you in between the wrong and the right Oh, coming right behind you, swear I'm gonna find you, one of these nights


One of these nights oh, in between the dark and the light Coming right behind you, swear I'm gonna find you Get you, baby, one of these nights One of these nights (oh-oh-oh-oh oh-oh-oh-oh) One of these nights (I can feel it, I can feel it) One of these nights (coming right behind you, swear I'm gonna find you now) One of these nights (and gets so dark, it's so dark and cold) One of these nights (one of these crazy crazy crazy nights) One of these nights (swear I'm gonna find you coming right behind you) One of these nights (oh) One of these nights (and I want to say ah) One of these nights (one of these, one of these) One of these nights (coming right behind you, swear I'm gonna find you) One of these nights (One of these nights, one of these crazy nights) Want to add a caption to this image? Click the Settings icon.



Songwriters: Glenn Frey / Don Henley

One Of These Nights lyrics © Universal Music Publishing Group







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