Iowa State University Eagles concert – Nov. 10, 1976

The Iowa State University Eagles concert was the Homecoming entertainment on November 10, 1976. JD Souther opened for the Eagles in Ames, IA on campus in the Hilton Coliseum. This concert was less than a week after their well-known show at The Summit in Houston. November of 1976 had them playing somewhere almost every night.

Photos from the 1977 Iowa State University Bomb Yearbook

Iowa State University Eagles concert
Randy Meisner, Don Felder, and Glenn Frey
Iowa State University Eagles concert
Randy Meisner, Glenn Frey, and Joe Walsh
Iowa State University Eagles concert
Don Felder, Glenn Frey, and Randy Meisner
Iowa State University Eagles concert
Randy Meisner, Glenn Frey, Don Felder, and Joe Walsh

Iowa State 1977 Bomb Yearbook pg. 134

“The crowd seemed to enjoy all of the Eagles top 40 hits, but especially Randy Meisner’s lead vocals on Take It To the Limit, and the mellow strains of Best of My Love.”

Iowa State 1977 Bomb Yearbook pg. 135

Iowa State University Eagles concert
The Courier (Waterloo, IA) – Nov. 5, 1976

Iowa State University Eagles concert

Iowa State University Eagles concert
Des Moines Register (Des Moines, IA) – Nov. 7, 1976

“And bassist Randy Meisner’s high vocal lead on Take It To the Limit was stunning. Meisner should sing lead more often.”

Des Moines Register (Des Moines, IA) – Nov. 12, 1976

Iowa State University Eagles concert

Hilton Coliseum on the campus of Iowa State University – capacity 14,384

Hilton Coliseum on Iowa State University campus

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