5 Songs About Witches – #2 The Eagles’ Witchy Woman [VIDEO]
Long before they told us about their adventure in The Hotel California, The Eagles’ Don Henley and Bernie Leadon encountered a raven-haired and ruby-lipped magic-user. Some say they song refers to a heroin addict, not a witch, but I’d like to think they might go hand-in-hand. The lyrics are deep and dark and obviously Don or Bernie (OR BOTH) sampled her products…
Well I know you want a lover,
let me tell your brother,
she’s been sleeping in the Devil’s bed.
And there’s some rumors going round,
she can rock you in the nighttime ’til your skin turns red