Donald Fagen Sues Estate of Late Steely Dan Bandmate Walter Becker Over Control of Band

Donald Fagen Sues Estate of Late Steely Dan Bandmate Walter Becker Over Control of Band

In early September, Steely Dan‘s Walter Becker died at the age of 67. Two months later, Becker’s longtime bandmate, Donald Fagen, is embroiled in a lawsuit with Becker’s estate over the future of the band’s name and likeness. As the Hollywood Reporter detailed, Fagen is suing Becker’s estate regarding a contract stipulation the pair signed […]

Rest in Peace, Walter Becker of Steely Dan: 1950-2017

Rest in Peace, Walter Becker of Steely Dan: 1950-2017

On Sunday, it was revealed via his official website that Walter Becker, bassist, guitarist, co-founder and co-songwriter of Steely Dan, has died at the age of 67. Becker’s official site provided no further details, but his band mate and co-founder, Donald Fagen, issued a lengthy remembrance that was shared by Rolling Stone. It reads as […]

Top 11 Gambling Songs

Top 11 Gambling Songs

“Part of the $10 million I spent on gambling, part on booze and part on women. The rest I spent foolishly.” – George Raft Established rock acts today often appear at casinos, where musicians like Elton John, Kiss and Guns N’ Roses have played residencies. So enjoy our Top 11 Gambling Songs – but please, […]

Steely Dan Announce Two Tour Dates, More Coming

Steely Dan Announce Two Tour Dates, More Coming

Steely Dan will embark on a tour called ‘Jamalot Ever After’ this summer. So far, two dates have been revealed, along with the teaser “watch this space for updates, more coming soon”. The two shows thus far: 7/17 – San Diego, CA – Humphrey’s 8/8 – Niagara Falls, NY – Seneca Events Center Last summer, […]