michael mcdonald

Conan O’Brien Debuts Star Wars Cantina Band Mockumentary: Watch

Forty-one years since the first Star Wars film, Figrin D'an And The Modal Nodes—otherwise known as the Cantina Band—are finally getting some much-deserved recognition. The…
Rob Arcand / July 22, 2018

Video: Thundercat – “Show You The Way” ft. Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald

Thundercat has released a video for "Show You the Way," the single from his February LP Drunk featuring soft-rock giants Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald.
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 12, 2017

“We Shared the Important Events of Our Lives”: Michael McDonald Remembers His Friend & Collaborator Walter Becker

Of the many musicians who have passed through Steely Dan’s ranks and worked with the late Walter Becker, Michael McDonald is among the most celebrated.
Gary Graff, Billboard / September 7, 2017

Watch Thundercat, Michael McDonald, and Kenny Loggins Perform “Show You the Way” on Fallon

Thundercat assembled his most legendary collaborators, Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins, for a performance of their Drunk single "Show You the Way" on Fallon. The…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 6, 2017

Here Are Just Some Very Nice Quotes About Thundercat From Michael McDonald

Noisey has a great new interview with Michael McDonald, one of the greatest singer-songwriters to ever sit at a piano. The interview took place at…
Jeremy Gordon / April 24, 2017

Here’s a Video of Solange and Michael McDonald Playing “What a Fool Believes” That Is Worth Watching

Over the weekend, Solange and blue-eyed GOAT Michael McDonald performed together at Florida's Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival, where they covered the Doobie Brothers classic "What…
Jeremy Gordon / March 8, 2017

Thundercat Announces New Album Drunk, Releases “Show You the Way” Featuring Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald

Supreme bassist Thundercat has announced his new album Drunk, his third LP and his first full-length since 2013's Apocalypse. The guest list is a wild one; the…
Brian Josephs / January 25, 2017

Daft Punk Put on Justin Timberlake’s ‘Suit & Tie’ for Robo-Disco Mashup

Well, if somebody had to do it, we're glad the honor went to Chicago mashup kings the Hood Internet, a couple of guys who maintain…
Chris Martins / March 14, 2013

See Michael McDonald Nail ‘Saved by the Bell’ Theme for ’30 Rock’

Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue isn't the only long-running franchise turning to musicians for a little corporate synergy. 30 Rock's whiskey-swilling NBC suit Jack Donaghy (Alec…
Marc Hogan / February 3, 2012

Q&A: Michael McDonald on Grizzly Bear Collabo

If you think about it, yacht-rock legend Michael McDonald and the eminently mellow Grizzly Bear aren't really that far apart musically. Still, the news that…
Jotham Sederstrom / September 1, 2009