Maybe there was only room for one really successful country-folk-rock group with good songs and strong harmonies in the mid-'70s, and the job had already been taken by The Eagles
. Who knows? American Flyer
's second and final album didn't have as many great songs as the debut, and some of them were swamped by strings, but it was a pleasant work, notably featuring a version of Eric Kaz
's "I'm Blowin' Away," which Bonnie Raitt
had covered a couple of years earlier.