- 7:34 pm Sunday, September 3rd, 2017 by hildiwmmo
No band on earth sounds like Steely Dan.
Today we lost another rock genius – Walter Becker, who, along with his college friend, Donald Fagen, brought us one of the most unique, smoothest-sounding rock bands of the 7os.
When Steely Dan played at the Classic East and West shows last month with the Eagles and Fleetwood Mac, Fagen was without his counterpart. He said then that Becker was recovering from a procedure and “hopefully he’ll be fine very soon.”
Here’s how Fagen memorialized his friend today when speaking to Rolling Stone:
Walter Becker was my friend, my writing partner and my bandmate since we [More]