Black Tie

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Black Tie was a country-rock band that featured Billy Swan, Bread's Jimmy Griffith, and Randy Meisner, formerly of the Eagles, who was fresh off a failed reunion with his first band, Poco. Black Tie's…
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Black Tie was a country-rock band that featured Billy Swan, Bread's Jimmy Griffith, and Randy Meisner, formerly of the Eagles, who was fresh off a failed reunion with his first band, Poco. Black Tie's lone release was a 1986 covers collection entitled When the Night Falls. While the project was quite brief, it did produce a minor charting hit in a country-fried cover of Buddy Holly's "Learning the Game."