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posted on 3/6/2007 at 08:54 AM
Beck's thank you for the post. This how I like to remember Steely Dan although Becker and Fagen were great regardless of who they surrounded themselves with. I distinctly remember buying Can't Buy A Thrill for no other reason than I liked the artwork. That record brings back so many good memories.
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posted on 3/6/2007 at 11:18 AM
Love Steely Dan!!! Saw them last summer and they put on an excellent show. And Donald Fagen is a trip! He has such a wicked, warped sense of humor I can't help but love him. Just a little taste from their site...
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posted on 3/7/2007 at 12:25 AM
quote: This how I like to remember Steely Dan although Becker and Fagen were great regardless of who they surrounded themselves with.
true but that original band of baxter, diaz, hodder, becker and fagen had a certain chemistry that they never seemed to catch again after "pretzel logic". everything after that seemed to have a certain "sterileness" to it as if it was too precise - the feel was there but the "feeling" wasn't.
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