Don Henley Says Deacon Frey, Glenn's Son, Made It Possible For Them to ReuniteDon Henley says if Glenn Frey's son Deacon hadn't wanted to help fill the void left by his late father, the Eagles most likely wouldn't have flown again.
The Eagles' Guest Member Vince Gill Addresses His Role and Thoughts Towards Their Future"With Deacon being a part of it, it's the most appropriate thing. He's blood and he's his son. That's healing in its own..."
The Eagles Officially Add Deacon Frey and Vince Gill For Their Classic West and Classic East FestivalsAfter seeing Deacon play some of Glenn's songs at his memorial service, Henley was convinced he should play with them
Glenn Frey's Son, Deacon, Will Replace His Dad For Eagles ConcertsThe rumors regarding Deacon Frey stepping into dad’s shoes were quelled last summer with a definitive no. But one year later, the answer is yes.