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119: Donald Fagen, The Professor of Cool

Whether it’s the clean sound or the precision musicianship, Steely Dan and Donald Fagan in his solo work have been favourites of mine since “Aja” was released 1977. 146 more words



Swim were cut apart from their peers on the Dublin circuit during the late eighties and early nineties on many levels and it was easy to see, and even easier to hear, exactly why. 2,348 more words


That time Rick Derringer told me that one of the favourite solos he ever played was for Air Supply

By Steve Newton

Back in the seventies, Rick Derringer was one of my top rock heroes. I mean, come on, the guy wrote “Still Alive and Well”. 173 more words

Guitar Heroes

Daniel Bellino Zwicke at Steely Dan Concert ... New York

The Author

Author Daniel Bellino Zwicke

Going to see STEELY DAN



My forthcoming Book


Memories of Italian Food

October / November 2016

September 18: Leonard Cohen, Elvis Costello, Led Zeppelin, Sonic Youth, Bruce Springsteen, Steely Dan, The Who

This week, I’ll be looking at some of the artists who feature on the list most often, but whose output is mostly a mystery to me. 933 more words

Dawes Does Exactly What Rock Bands Aren't Supposed to Do—Evolve

Young rock bands have it hard. Such a long and storied a history precedes them, they can easily feel like they’re standing in someone else’s shadow. 1,178 more words


33 Facts You Never Knew About Sex Toys

Very buzzzzzworthy. View this image ” HBO / Via youknowyoulovefashion.com 1. The oldest-reported dildo is 30,000 years old and was unearthed in a German cave. 2. 19 more words