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Throwback Thursday - Steely Dan's Debut Album 'Can't Buy A Thrill'

Growing up in the 60’s and 70’s was all about music. It seemed there was always a new group not he scene with an innovative twist and sound. 231 more words

Ruby Baby - The Drifters (1958)

Album: Rockin And Driftin
Year: 1958
Record Label: Atlantic

Though I did hear this song for the first time on Donald Fagen’s Nightfly LP… 68 more words


Our New EP and the Mangled Spuggie

Right, first things first let’s get this out of the way: We promised you an album in August and have given you and EP in October; what’s that all about? 719 more words

Alopetia! Countdown to Ecstasy

‘Just walks around sweating, does nothing…’ raged Nobby, righteously hopping on his good foot.

‘What did he ban you for then?’

‘I called him a fat, lazy, turd.’ 179 more words


Steely Dan - Can't Buy A Thrill

As far as debut albums are concerned, Steely Dan’s Can’t Buy a Thrill is top-notch. Say what you will about this musically obsessive compulsive double act, they certainly knew how to write a stylish and sophisticated composition, and who seemed to approach the art of song writing in a similar way to a couple of high cuisine chefs or makers of fine wine (a drop of “Dildos Creek” anyone?). 695 more words

Steely Dan

Winners and Losers

They got a name for the winners in the world
And I want a name when I lose
They call Alabama the Crimson Tide
Call me Deacon Blues…

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Steely Dan

Steely Dan is an American jazz rock band founded by core members Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. The band’s popularity peaked in the late 1970s, and their seven albums over that period of time blended elements of jazz, rock, funk, R&B, and pop. 197 more words

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