Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRock and Pop · 1 year ago

Why is Hotel California such a beautiful song?

When I listen, I get a sense of depression, hopelessness, but at the same time feel like that's how life is and the song is a lesson that life is inescapable and bad things happen. Hotel california represents your mind going through depression and how you can escape it temporarily but you'll always be drawn back in.

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  • 1 year ago

    I think it was more the blending of the vocals than the actual lyrics. But that is just my take on the song. It was one of the better albums of that era. I recall a party we had and I was asked to play the album again and again.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    The last two and half minutes is one of the best guitar solos of all time.

  • It pulls you in and keeps you there.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    the music itself. It is not like a straight line but more like a rocky road, back and forth.

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  • Betty
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    1 year ago

    It isn't...I need earplugs when that cones on the radio...

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    It's not. It's about a Satanic cult.

  • 1 year ago

    I believe it is a song about drug addiction.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    Never did like that piece of caterwauling, either when it came out or today.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    How did we go from that to modern music? Songs that have deeper meaning to rapping about boobs

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    Actually it's a song about drug addiction.

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