Hotel california went on to become one of the best selling albums of all time with three singles reaching billboard s hot 100. There was no shortage of locations that fitted the bill in the band s home town of los angeles but henley looked further afield for his creatives turning to british art director kosh who made his reputation.
The album cover pendant is 1 and on a 20 long silvertone neck chain.
Eagles hotel california cover art. Apr 6 2020 explore julie s board eagles album covers on pinterest. Rex the who and of course the eagles including hotel california voted no. The cover for the eagles fifth album hotel california was shot here by david alexander using a cherry picker to raise the camera for what is now one of the more famous rock album covers.
This is a feature where we will take a closer look at the history and design of one of the most iconic album covers of all time. I was trying to use california as the microcosm for the rest of the nation. Why don henley s album cover idea led to two photographers sitting in a cherry picker 60 feet off the ground.
The cover photo of the eagles 1976 album hotel california was taken by photographer david alexander with art director kosh. Eagles hotel california 2020 album cover canvas poster wall painting art home decoration photo printing. American rock band the eagles released hotel california in december 1976.
Hotel california proves the eagles are more than the new kid in town this is behind the cover brought to you by pure music. According to don henley the sleeve of the eagles 1976 album hotel california was intended to convert an atmosphere of faded glory loss of innocence and decadence. 15 off eagles hotel california 2020 music album cover canvas poster high quality poster printing in various sizes no border.
Jan 29 2020 this is a necklace featuring album art of the hotel california record by the eagles in a silvertone metal setting with glass. Please avoid exposure to water such as swimming or showering. New kid in town hotel california and life in the fast lane.
Artist clients include the beatles jimmy buffett humble pie randy newman pointer sisters linda ronstadt kosh has prepared all her graphics since 1974 bob seger electric light orchestra ringo starr spinal tap rod stewart james taylor 10 000 maniacs t. Eagles performing hotel california in 2010 with the image from the album cover in the background. By raul on december 30 2009 in quick tidbit.
The front cover artwork is a photograph of the beverly hills hotel shot just before sunset by david alexander with design and art direction by kosh. 6 in rolling stone magazine s 100 best album covers of all time. For the cover of this album don henley wanted to convey.
See more ideas about eagles albums eagles album covers eagles. Faded loss of innocence and decadence. The necklace is individually handcrafted by me in the usa.
Eagles perform hotel california at the 1998 rock roll hall of fame induction ceremony looking for more induction ceremony memories from eagles.