You might recognize the town name as a lyric. Here’s why.
Because “Standing on the corner in Winslow, Arizona, such a fine sight to see.” is the opening line for “Take it Easy.”
The story goes that Jackson Browne was once actually stranded in Winslow, so while he was immobile, he wrote most of “Take it Easy,” but Frey also got a song writing credit.
There’s also a statue of Jackson Browne, so now the duo are standing on the corner in Winslow, AZ forever.