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"And Die Behind The Wheel" . . : Steely Dan's Deacon Blues

I was watching a bit of the Olympics and happened upon the medal ceremonies for some event or another. As I watched, I thought about the athletes who never get a gold medal despite all the blood, sweat and tears they put into their efforts to achieve some sort of greatness. 498 more words

Music Appreciation And Analysis

Aldous RH drops Spotify playlist for MV listeners

Aldous RH: Grooves for Existential Dread

A l d o u s: Anthems for the down n out, lost in love and generally disillusioned.

Those emotions & vibes are heavy + beautiful in their own way. 56 more words


671. Pretzel Logic - Steely Dan

Brief Background: Pretzel Logic is the is the third studio album from Steely Dan. The record was recorded in L.A. during the end of 1973 and the beginning of 1974. 241 more words

My Favorite Steely Dan Songs

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been a big fan of Steely Dan, an American jazz-rock band founded by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen in 1972. 252 more words


Welcome to Monkey House

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve been misled by quotes claiming that a new artist or album was evoking the spirit of Steely Dan. 217 more words

The WestCoast Breeze 8-4-16 Playlist

Boz Scaggs-Hard Times
Patti Austin-Look What You’ve Done To Me
Far Cry-Some Things Will Never Change
America-You Can Do Magic
Frobeck-Pull Our Stuff Together
Cecilio & Kapono-We’re All Alone… 23 more words

soundstreamsunday: "Babylon Sisters" by Steely Dan

Put a couple of decades on the protagonist of “Lush Life,” put him on the West Coast with some other wicked habits, and you’d come up with something like “Babylon Sisters,” from Steely Dan’s final masterpiece, … 337 more words

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