Steely Dan

Tim Steil Takes The Musical Challenge: Steely Dan’s “Aja”

By Tim Steil | February 17, 2020

Fagen you bastard

Steely Dan Perform “The Nightfly” And Greatest Hits At Beacon Theatre, Monday, October 29th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 30, 2018

The performances are straight and mostly marred by his singing and a little by the arrangement

Some Songs: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | September 6, 2017

Santa Monica had been definee’ set on fire

Classic East: The Eagles, Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers At Citi Field, Saturday, July 29th, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 30, 2017

Vince Gill surreally gorgeous one two

Steely Dan Perform Their Greatest Hits At Beacon Theatre, Saturday, October 29th, 2016, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 30, 2016

Donald drove us right over a cliff.

Steely Dan Ten Date Run At Beacon Theatre In 2016

By admin | June 1, 2016

Donald Fagen and Walter Becker will be back in NYC

Steely Dan Oakdale Theater Wallingford CT Wednesday April 27, 2016 Reviewed

By Helen Bach | April 28, 2016

Becker clearly stated at show start that they would be doing the hits

Steely Dan At Beacon Theatre, Tuesday, October 7th, 2015, Reviewed

By Ken Davis | October 10, 2015

Fagen’s voice was never great, and the years haven’t been kind to it. Fortunately it is augmented by three slinkily clad background singers including Cindy Mizelle who is also an E Street Choir member. With their great voices Fagen didn’t really have to sing much. Becker contributed some fine lead guitar and some amusing stage patter.

10 Songs: Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | October 6, 2015

Time Out Of Mind – Steely Dan – Dylan has an album with the same name, only 20 years later! I am considering going to see SD perform the album it is from, Gaucho, one of their most sophisticated drug albums, if the prices come down to earth, meanwhile, this one chases the dragon with abandonment – A

Oldies But Goldies: Steely Dan AT The Beacon In 2009

By Iman Lababedi | August 5, 2015

Ok, we’re all patiently waiting for guitarist alumni Larry Carlton’s solo on “Kid Charlemagne” and since this is “The Royal Scam” night where Steely Dan are to play one of their classic albums from beginning to end before a second act of greatest hits and it is as remorselessly perfect as on the album

Steely Brothers? Allman Dan? Steely Dan’s Beacon Residency This Fall Is A Welcome Return

By Iman Lababedi | June 4, 2015

As for “The Most Unforgettable Night of Forever” -” while the October 17th finale features the theme “The Most Unforgettable Night of Whatever – Featuring Spectacular Musical Guests, Glorious Tunes and Riffage, and Whatever the Party Calls for! Parking Validated for First Dozen Diehard Fans.”

Steely Dan And China Plate Elvis Costello Hit The Road

By Iman Lababedi | February 13, 2015

Why is Costello opening for Steely Dan on what is a really pretty big tour? What sense does that mean. To be fair, Costello has played a whole lot over the past two years, you can’t throw a brick without seeing him and I personally have seen him something like five times since he opened for the Who at a charity gig a coupla years ago.

10 Songs: Saturday, December 28th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | December 28, 2014

“If it’s good to ya, it’s gotta be good for ya…” Jerome Aniton was the truck driver for Steely Dan during their early 70’s tours. It is June, 1974. Steely Dan is playing at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in sunny California). Jerome, intoxicated beyond the Milky Way, steps on stage to introduce the band…” – A

Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 10-9-13

By Iman Lababedi | October 9, 2013

Watching The Wheels – John Lennon – This songs as a signpost and it reads the future of a great songwriter, able to turn the most personal aspects of his life and politics into a share . This is the acoustic demo featured on the end credits of “Funny People” – A

Hear Ye on Spotify: What rock nyc Is Listening To 10-7-13

By Iman Lababedi | October 7, 2013

Walking On Air – Katy Perry – By the numbers disco cropper up to nothing much but what it does do, play off its drum patterns, should get the kiddies dancing – B-

Active Viewin': Concert Picks For the week Of September 30th, 2013

By Iman Lababedi | September 29, 2013

Blondie at Highline were just incredible, you could feel Debbie’s star power tingling and X? And John Doe performing “Look How We Are”? Worth the price of admission in itself. Both bands on the same bill is a real thrill, so get thrilled at Roseland on Friday October 4th