Life in the Fast Lane (4:46)

Cover of Hell Freezes Over

From Hell Freezes Over and 46 other releases

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  • theironictea

    Awesome.

    Yesterday 11:34pm Reply
  • HayleighRayment

    Self service machines that the microwave for a long time in April when I am going to the beach with your kindle why did not do well running machine gun a baby and there's no more holidays for a

    14 Dec 11:00pm Reply
  • Hallandoates2

    If you are going slow in the fast lane, you better get the ______ out of the way!!!

    16 Oct 6:51pm Reply
  • silversurfer250

    Nothing like being Brutally Handsome.

    26 Jul 4:11pm Reply
  • Druid66

    Live fast, die even faster? I gather that's the point being made. Excellent guitar work on this.

    15 Jul 6:25am Reply
  • md1163

    gotta see them again

    17 Jun 11:56am Reply
  • silversurfer250

    This song describes a man and woman that had everything but lost it because of their lifestyle. Hotel California was the Eagles first album with their new guitarist Joe Walsh, who helped write this song with Don Henley and Glenn Frey. In a 1981 interview with the BBC, Frey explained: "Life In The Fast Lane' kind of expressed the stereotyped LA 'run around in your Porsche' 24 hour boogie mode that unfortunately is too true for a lot of people. It wasn't really a statement about the guys in the band, or about anybody in particular – just it's kind of disturbing to see the extremes that the bourgeois jet set will involve themselves in. For instance, disco almost turned into a lifestyle, and it's such a non-meaningful thing on which to base one's life." http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=3071

    10 May 7:35pm Reply
  • NitaD1

    Gggreat!

    7 Nov 2013 Reply
  • killthelights_

    The live version is truly magical.

    4 Oct 2013 Reply
  • greenvillepa

    :)

    25 Jul 2013 Reply
  • MIKEH3875

    this tune oozes sex,drugs and rock n roll

    18 Jul 2013 Reply
  • md1163

    Agreed dollface622, looks like they will be adding some more dates.

    26 Jun 2013 Reply
  • dollface622

    ROAD TRIP, if I can make it. Try not to pass on a good thing like seeing them.

    3 Jun 2013 Reply
  • md1163

    See them live, tix might be steep but well worth it.

    3 May 2013 Reply
  • ThePowerStation

    Nice!

    11 Apr 2013 Reply
  • JOEHESTER

    Such a great song by a great band..

    5 Apr 2013 Reply
  • md1163

    A+[3]

    3 Apr 2013 Reply
  • greenvillepa

    A+ [2]

    20 Jan 2013 Reply
  • Ezekiel22

    A+

    16 Nov 2012 Reply
  • BlindingSunbeam

    What TheSuperCrasher said.

    3 Nov 2012 Reply
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