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Steely Dan is an American band which formed in 1972. The band was formed by Donald Fagen (vocals, keyboards) and Walter Becker (guitar, bass), who met in 1967 while both attended Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, and began a songwriting partnership shortly thereafter.

Their music is characterized by dark, witty lyrical narratives, obscure lyrical allusions and complex, jazz-influenced instrumentation and chord sequences, overlying more ordinary popular song structures. Their fastidious standards in the studio and use of… read more

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  • Avatar for Natu79
    Babylon Sisters, shake it!
  • Avatar for Musicflyer
    They are the shore where you can stand while the mainstream flows to nowhere, once up, twice down
  • Avatar for lnqdty
    y a c h t
  • Avatar for catlover37
    The Royal Scam should have WAY more listeners than that!
  • Avatar for oskarchucky
    Dirty Work is great!
  • Avatar for Tenantlaw
    I know you're out there, with the rage in your eyes and your megaphones. Saying "all is forgiven!" I loved this stuff when it came out 30 years ago, and it still holds up.
  • Avatar for reagan0
    Oh, yeah. One more thing: Ain't never gonna do it without the fez on. Oh no!
  • Avatar for reagan0
    Saw them September 4, 1993, at the Woodlands, north of Houston. Got the concert tee to prove it. One of the best concerts I've ever been to, and it fulfilled a dream. I've heard that they played some select venues, starting in 1990, but not as the Dan. A good friend of mine claims to have seen them during that period. But, then again, he thought I was there with him, too. So, I guess it's possible he was just "smacked into a trance"....
  • Avatar for PhnomPencil
    The closer you listen, the stranger they get.
  • Avatar for panterdeet
    Just saw them last night, easily the best show I've ever been to. Elvis Costello was great as well, but seeing The Dan live was surreal.

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