Donald Fagen

Listen to Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Discuss Walter Becker’s Death, Gaucho and More

Donald Fagen appeared on yesterday’s installment of Rolling Stone’s Music Now podcast. The discussion is the Steely Dan co-founder’s lengthy and open interview since Walter…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 20, 2017

Walter Becker’s Estate Responds to Donald Fagen’s Lawsuit Over Steely Dan Rights

Last week, in a sad turn of events for Steely Dan fans, the band's lead singer and songwriter, Donald Fagen, sued the estate of his…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 27, 2017

Steely Dan Singer Sues Bandmate’s Estate

Steely Dan lead singer Donald Fagen is suing the estate of his longtime bandmate Walter Becker in an effort to keep the band's name and…

Watch Steely Dan Pay Tribute to Walter Becker With a Rare Performance of “Book of Liars”

Steely Dan has always been a unit that worked in the larger service of their complex, technically demanding tunes. So the band is on the road…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 19, 2017

Steely Dan’s Aja: Remembering the Band’s Trailblazing Moment 40 Years Later

"These people are too fancy, they’re too sophisticated," William S. Burroughs said of Steely Dan in 1977. "They’re doing too many things at once in…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 27, 2017

Donald Fagen Cancels Solo Dates Due to Illness

Just a week after the death of Walter Becker, his partner in Steely Dan, Donald Fagen has cancelled four solo dates due to an undisclosed illness. The shows were…
Jordan Sargent / September 13, 2017

Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen on Walter Becker’s Passing: “I Intend to Keep the Music We Created Together Alive as Long as I Can”

Founding Steely Dan member Walter Becker passed away on Sunday. Following his death, his longtime songwriting partner Donald Fagen released a statement on Becker's passing.
Rob Arcand / September 3, 2017

New Music: Todd Rundgren – “That Could Have Been Me” ft. Robyn

As Pitchfork reports, veteran songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Todd Rundgren is gearing up to release a new album, White Knight. Unlike 2015's experimental Runddans, it looks like it's a…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 21, 2017

Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Arrested for Domestic Assault Against His Wife

Steely Dan's Donald Fagen has been arrested and charged for misdemeanor domestic assault of his wife, the musician Libby Titus, a New York Police Department spokesperson…
Brennan Carley / January 5, 2016