Bob Seger joined the Eagles on “Heartache Tonight” Saturday night at the Classic West concert at Los Angeles’ Dodger Stadium. It was the Eagles first full concert since the death of Glenn Frey.
Frey’s son Deacon Frey, stepped into his father’s role for the show, and sang lead vocals on “Take It Easy,” one of his father’s signature songs, as well as “Peaceful Easy Feeling” and “Already Gone.” When introducing “Take It Easy,” Don Henley told the Dodger Stadium crowd, “This one’s for you, Glenn. You’re in our hearts tonight and the music goes on.
Country superstar Vince Gill also performed alongside the Eagles for the Classic West show, a two-night that continued Sunday night with Fleetwood Mac. On July 29 & 30 both the Eagles and Fleetwood Mac will head to New York’s Citi Field for The Classic East Fest.
The full lineup: Saturday night: Eagles, Steely Dan, Doobie Brothers. Sunday night: Fleetwood Mac, Journey, Earth Wind and Fire.