The Eagles are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1971. The founding members were Don Henley, Bernie Leadon and Randy Meisner. With five number-one singles, six number-one albums, six Grammy Awards, five American Music Awards, the Eagles were one of the most successful musical acts of the 1970s, their albums Their Greatest Hits and Hotel California rank first and third among the best-selling albums in the United States, with 38 million and 26 million album units in sales. The Eagles are one of the world's best-selling bands, having sold more than 200 million records, including 100 million albums sold in U. S alone, they were ranked number 75 on Rolling Stone's 2004 list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Their debut album, spawned three top 40 singles: "Take It Easy", "Witchy Woman", "Peaceful Easy Feeling". Desperado was less successful. However, its songs "Desperado" and "Tequila Sunrise" became two of the band's most popular tracks. On the Border added guitarist Don Felder and produced two top 40 singles: "Already Gone" and the Eagles' first number one, "Best of My Love".
Their 1975 album One of These Nights included three top 10 singles: "One of These Nights", "Lyin' Eyes", "Take It to the Limit", the first hitting the top of the charts. Guitarist and vocalist Joe Walsh joined the band in 1975, replacing Leadon; the Eagles continued that success and hit their commercial peak in late 1976 with the release of Hotel California, which would go on to sell more than 26 million copies in the U. S. alone and more than 42 million copies worldwide. The album yielded two number-one singles, "New Kid in Town" and "Hotel California". Meisner left the band in 1977 and was replaced by Timothy B. Schmit, they released their last studio album for nearly 28 years in 1979 with The Long Run, which spawned three top 10 singles: "Heartache Tonight", "The Long Run", "I Can't Tell You Why", the lead single being another chart-topping hit. The Eagles broke up in July 1980 but reunited in 1994 for the album Hell Freezes Over, a mix of live and new studio tracks, they toured and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
In 2007, the Eagles released Long Road Out of Eden, their first full studio album in 28 years and their sixth number-one album. The next year they launched the Long Road Out of Eden Tour in support of the album. In 2013, they began the extended History of the Eagles Tour in conjunction with the band's documentary release, History of the Eagles. Following Frey's death in January 2016 and a one-year hiatus, the Eagles reformed in 2017, with Deacon Frey and Vince Gill sharing lead vocals for Frey's songs; the Eagles began in early 1971, when Linda Ronstadt and her then-manager John Boylan recruited local musicians Glenn Frey and Don Henley for her band. Henley had moved to Los Angeles from Texas with his band Shiloh to record an album produced by Kenny Rogers, Frey had come from Michigan and formed Longbranch Pennywhistle. Randy Meisner, working with Ricky Nelson's backing band, the Stone Canyon Band, Bernie Leadon, a veteran of the Flying Burrito Brothers later joined Ronstadt's group of performers for her summer tour promoting the Silk Purse album.
While on the tour and Henley decided to form a band together and informed Ronstadt of their intention. Frey credited Ronstadt with suggesting Leadon for the band, arranging for Leadon to play for her so Frey and Henley could approach him about forming a band together, they pitched the idea to Meisner and brought him on board. These four played live together behind Ronstadt only once for a July concert at Disneyland, but all four appeared on her eponymous album, it was proposed that J. D. Souther should join the band, but Meisner objected; the four were signed in September 1971 to Asylum Records, the new label started by David Geffen, introduced to Frey by Jackson Browne. Geffen bought out Frey's and Henley's contracts with Amos Records, sent the four to Aspen, Colorado to develop as a band. Having not settled on a band name yet, they performed their first show in October 1971 under the name of Teen King and the Emergencies at a club called The Gallery in Aspen; the idea of naming the band "Eagles" came during a peyote and tequila-influenced group outing in the Mojave Desert.
Accounts of the origin of the name however vary. D. Souther suggested that the idea came when Frey shouted out, "Eagles!" when they saw eagles flying above. Steve Martin, a friend of the band from their early days at The Troubadour, recounts in his autobiography that he suggested that they should be referred to as "the Eagles", but Frey insists that the group's name is "Eagles". Geffen and partner Elliot Roberts managed the band; the group's eponymous debut album was recorded in England in February 1972 with producer Glyn Johns. Johns was impressed by the harmony singing of the band, he has been credited with shaping the band into "the country-rock band with those high-flyin' harmonies". Released on June 1, 1972, Eagles was a breakthrough success; the first single and lead track, "Take It Easy", was a song written by Frey with his then-neighbor and fellow country-folk rocker Jackson Browne. Browne had written the first verse of the song, but g
Scenes of the Crime is a 2001 film directed by Dominique Forma and written by Daniel Golka, Amit Mehta, Forma. It was met with mixed opinions and moderate, but positive reviews, it brings together the talents of Jon Abrahams, Jeff Bridges, Noah Wyle, R. Lee Ermey, Peter Greene, Mädchen Amick, Morris Chestnut, Bob Gunton, Brian Goodman; the story revolves around a young driver, working for a gangster, running various errands and asking no questions. After the kidnapping of an enemy mobster, Jimmy Berg, a bitter feud erupts between the two groups with Lenny caught in the middle. Stuck in a van alone with Berg, surrounded by Berg's men, the otherwise neutral driver is forced to choose a side, but is torn by the decision; the film envelops the events that take place amongst various characters involved in the Mexican standoff leading to a twist ending, upbeat. Jeff Bridges as Jimmy Berg Jon Abrahams as Lenny Burroughs R. Lee Ermey as Mr. Parker Mädchen Amick as Carmen Morris Chestnut as Ray Kerri Randles as Donna Noah Wyle as Seth Henry Rollins as Greg Lombardo Boyar as Zeke Kenny Johnston as Al Peter Greene as Rick Bob Gunton as Steven, Jimmy's Partner Dominic Purcell as Mark Robert Wahlberg as Arnon Brian Goodman as Trevor Nicholas Gonzalez as Marty Justin Louis as Louis Mizuo Peck as Sharon Nick Carello as Police Officer Loyd Catlett as Police Officer Jack Forbes as Tow truck driver Chase Ellison as Blake Berg Jon Powell as Customer Kim Yates as Steven's Maid Robert Harvey as Chief Accountant Amy Wieczorek as Theresa Ian Ruskin as Trevor's Assistant Scenes of the Crime on IMDb Scenes of the Crime at Rotten Tomatoes Dominique Forma's official site
Elanora State High School is the high school serving the Elanora area of the Gold Coast, Australia. Founded in 1990, it has a student body of 950; the school offers music lessons to all interested students attending the school on both Concert Band instruments as well String Ensemble instruments. These bands rehearse during and after school mid-week and perform at many of the school functions including ANZAC Day, Academic Awards Evenings and Career Expo, as well as at external inter-school competitions; as well as instrumental music lessons, Elanora High has a full complement of music classes from year 7 through to year 12. Accompanying this strong showing, the bi-annual school musical features musically talented students. Operator Please were a band that came from Elanora High. Members having attended Elanora high include Amandah Wilkinson, Ashley McConnell, Timothy Commandeur, ex-member Sarah Gardiner; the band toured the UK, Europe and the US, had a Top 20 ARIA Chart hit "Just a Song About Ping Pong" off their album "Yes Yes Vindictive".
The band won'Best Pop Release' ARIA for their single "Just a Song About Ping Pong". Dane Lovett is a contemporary artist based in Brisbane, Queensland. A notable event in his career was the creation of the artwork for Eskimo Joe's album, Black Fingernails, Red Wine, subsequent singles, he was nominated for Best Cover Art in the ARIA Music Awards of 2006 for his work on Black Fingernails, Red Wine. Australian Model Maddison Gabriel studies at Elanora State High School; the Voice Season 7 contestant Chang Po Ching attended Elanora State High School from 2004-2008. No. 213 Squadron Australian Air Force Cadets parade on the school grounds throughout the year. List of schools in Queensland School website Elanora State High School School Overview
Philip Humphrey Garland was a New Zealand folk musician. He was awarded the Queen's Service Medal in the 2014 Queen's Birthday Honours for services to folk music, was called the "Godfather of New Zealand folk music", he recorded 19 albums, won the New Zealand Music Awards folk album of the year three times. Garland died in March 2017 aged 75. A Sense of Place Billycan Ballads Colonial Yesterdays Damper, Duff & Doughboys Down A Country Road How Are You, Mate? Hunger In The Air No Place Like Home Southern Odyssey Springtime In The Mountain Swag o’ Dreams Under The Southern Cross Wind In The Tussock The Phil Garland Songbook Faces in the Firelight
Pavel Zakharov is a Russian college basketball player for the Gonzaga Bulldogs of the West Coast Conference. Zakharov was born in Sør-Varanger and spoke Norwegian as a child. In June 2017, he attended the adidas EuroCamp in Italy. In the 2017–18 season, Zakharov played for the junior team of Russian club Zenit Saint Petersburg in the VTB United Youth League. In 21 games, he averaged 3.5 rebounds per game. In January 2018, Zakharov joined the CSKA Moscow junior team at Kaunas qualifiers for the Adidas Next Generation Tournament. In the 2018–19 season, he played basketball for Montverde Academy, a prep school in Montverde, Florida with a prestigious basketball program. In November 2018, Zakharov drew attention as one of the best prospects at the National Prep Showcase in New Haven, Connecticut. During 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend, he attended the Basketball Without Borders camp. Zakharov was considered a consensus four-star recruit and ranked among the top 50 players in the 2019 recruiting class by 247Sports.com and Rivals.com.
On 19 November 2018, he committed to play college basketball for Gonzaga. Zakharov played for Russia at the 2017 FIBA U16 European Championship in Montenegro. In seven games, he averaged 6.6 rebounds per game. He returned to national team duty at the 2018 FIBA U18 European Championship in Latvia, where he averaged 7.3 points and five rebounds per game over seven appearances. Gonzaga Bulldogs bio
The Cat Who Came to Breakfast is the sixteenth mystery novel by Lilian Jackson Braun, one of The Cat Who series. Qwilleran and his cats solve another mystery, this time at the newly sprouted Breakfast Island, a resort hot spot with an attractive history; as it turns out, Breakfast Island is only one of several names given to this island, called Pear Island. XYZ Developers, an environmentally unconscious consortium buys up the southern part of the island and puts up a gaudy, touristy series of fudge shops, T-shirt shops, pizza shops and a Caribbean Pirate Themed Hotel and Lounge, where a guest is found dead in the pool. Qwill decides to accept an invitation to stay at Lori and Nick Bamba's Domino Inn so that he can nose around a bit. Qwill finds out that the country club set own a part of the island that they call Grand Island that includes an exclusive marina, he finds out that the long established islanders call the island Providence Island and don't care for the country club set, but dislike the tourists.
Qwill rescues Elizabeth Applehardt, the strange young daughter of one of the most elite families in the country club set, after a snake bite incident. He is able to meet this family and learn about their history on the island. A'northern hurricane' destroys the XYZ development and Qwill's K Foundation restores it to its natural beauty. Elizabeth Applehardt moves to Pickax and starts to develop into a quite capable young lady