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Various Artists: The Royal Dan: A Tribute

Read "The Royal Dan: A Tribute" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins

Steely Dan, a rock band with jazz and blues influences in its music, has stood the test of time. The group's original albums from the 1970s are as good today as they were when they were new. Some of their classic songs have been covered by a number of pop and jazz acts, including “Josie, “FM ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Various Artists: The Royal Dan: A Tribute

Read "The Royal Dan: A Tribute" reviewed by John Kelman

Donald Fagen and Walter Becker--better known as Steely Dan--have an uncanny ability to adopt a perfectionist approach and yet create deeply resonant music, despite the hundreds of hours spent honing it. Filled with memorable melodies, infectious grooves and no shortage of jazz harmonies, Dan is the perfect crossover band. Over the years it's provided grist for ...