All Rights Reserved. By clicking links on our site, we may earn affiliate commission, but our editorial remains entirely independent and unbiased. Fascinating... enjoy! 09 December 2020 | Rolling Stone Matt Sweeney, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy Head to a Dystopian Bunker in ‘Make Worry for Me’ Video. Steely Dan is an American rock band founded in 1972 by core members Walter Becker (guitars, bass, backing vocals) and Donald Fagen (keyboards, lead vocals). I'm on the lookout for the 12" if anyone has a spare, and not the rubber one in case you're wondering.Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk. The other docos in the series are also worth chasing down. Après avoir connu le succès dans les années 1970, notamment avec le disque Aja en 1977, les deux membres fondateurs se séparent dans la foulée de la sortie de l'a…   Your previous content has been restored. "Special attention is given to the individual sound of each instrument. The percussion on this really stands out. I'm on the lookout for the 12" if anyone has a spare, and not the rubber one in case you're wondering. I agree, the sound is top notch on every track. Display as a link instead, × scottrichardson Height or Ear level Surround and Surround Back Speakers, FS: Meridian 506 CD Player with disc reading issue, FS: Focal Aria 926 tower speakers plus Aria CC900 centre speaker, FS: Pair of JBL HLS610 and matching Center Speaker, FS: Pro-Ject Pre Box S2 Digital DAC and Pre and Headphone Amp - MQA and DSD512. It's all about the music so got a confession that I am getting more and more into Steely Dan and it is my 'go-to' as a reference each time I change a cable or component. about as good as Jay Graydon's solo - which apparently DF and WB liked better than Robben Ford's and Larry Carlton's attempts. Australian Business Number 79 662 719 408. Steely Dan Aja short documentary. tellmidd 85 Posted August 24, 2016. tellmidd. Pioneering jazz-rock band Steely Dan had already secured five Top 40 albums before the release of "Aja" in 1977. Our publication is supported by its audience. Sort by. Founding members Walter Becker and Donald Fagen recall the making of this outstanding album. *Fun fact* Steely Dan is named after a brand of Japanese strap-on dildo. Powered by Invision Community. hide. went over to Wikipedia to find out more about this group and it's a fascinating story. I also like Fagen's solo effort Nightfly a lot. I have been searching online, and I cannot see anything in the way of a career-spanning documentary dedicated to Steely Dan. Very finicky, if you ask me. Just purchased from @candyflip Gaucho - USA 1st pressing, double 'RL' (Robert Ludwig) Masterdisk stampers, looking forward to listening to this recommend by @Prana69. Steely Dan are a great contradiction: a rock’n’roll group that aren’t really a group and don’t really like rock’n’roll, but have sold 50 million records to people who do. Listen online, no signup necessary. Steely Dan have announced that their 2020 Earth After Hours Tour with Steve Winwood has been rescheduled. Peter Jackson Shares Extended Look At His Beatles Documentary Get Back. For the great albums I find it hard to separate Pretzel, Countdown, Aja and Gaucho...If pressed I'd probably choose Countdown. Janjuc Stankoj If you are expecting a professional documentary on the history of Steely Dan, this is not the DVD for you. Press J to jump to the feed. You can post now and register later. Related News. It's on this and I reckon it sounds pretty good! In regards to your fun fact, my understanding was that it was the name of a dildo from a novel (sorry I can't remember the author or title of the novel). Big fan of the band here. best. Upload or insert images from URL. And don't say 'wheeeeeeee!' "Aja," however, was to prove to be th… Share Followers 0. We still make documentaries about artists like David Bowie, despite the fact … Huge Dan fan. I bought this album when it first came out which was my introduction to so much music. Started January 24, 2019, By Posted by 7 days ago. In particular I liked the band - the band and fleetwood Mac - rumours. Colleague of mine at the hifi shop used to use Morph the Cat as his demo disc. Steely Dan (Classic Albums) Documentary (Aja) By tellmidd, August 24, 2016 in General Hi-Fi Discussion. The 10 Best Steely Dan Songs. Paste as plain text instead, × Pioneering jazz-rock band Steely Dan had already secured five Top 40 albums before the release of "Aja" in 1977. This is a portrait of the making of this 1977 jazz-rock album.   Pasted as rich text. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Log in or sign up to leave a comment Log In Sign Up. × you'll go off it. I liked Larry Carlton's version of Josie on the Eric Clapton Crossroads Guitar Festival DVD though. Started Sunday at 05:37 AM, By tellmidd, Recommended Posts. i'd be very keen to buy all the library on vinyl, most are no longer being produced.. Edit: It's part of the Classic Albums series. Job Types; Movies or TV; Genres; Keywords; IMDb Rating; Instant Watch Options; In Theaters; On TV ; Release Year; Actor (1) Thanks (1) Soundtrack (59) Composer (4) Self (10) TV Episode (37) Feature Film (27) TV Series (4) Short Film (2) Video (2) Video Game (1) Drama (41) … 1,2,3. Renowned for their fastidiousness in the studio, they produce beautiful studio production. Of those records, Pretzel Logic is the one that unites full-blown addicts, weekend users and novices alike. You just mentioned the two I find mediocre. Started December 14, Sound Media Group In 1977, Steely Dan spent months in the studio recording Aja. With Eartha Kitt. Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk. Steely Dan’s 37-minute album Gaucho took two years to record and was the most expensive record ever made when it came out on November 21, … Started September 26, 2016, By untca Started April 3, 2005, By What kind of drama was there around Gaucho? kelossus That was my introduction to SD in 1981. Their albums are also notable for the characteristically 'warm' and 'dry' production sound, and the sparing use of echo and reverberation. Directed by David Oliver Pfeil. They became especially obsessive about the soon-to-be hit single “Peg,” an infectious, funky number that was built meticulously from the drum track up. This release was no doubt the last Steely Dan album to encompass the original master tapes, and who knows if they even exist today, or what state of decomposition we might find them in. Let me know what you think of the documentary on Aja, its great! Started 8 minutes ago, By Oh yes, Katy Lied....forgot about that. Mary is strapping on a rubber penis. "Steely Dan III from Yokohama," she says, caressing the shaft. Aja was the biggest selling album of Steely Dan's career, reaching #3 on the U.S. Yes. Started March 9, 2017, By Started 21 hours ago, By this time.". Started Monday at 01:50 AM, By But everything from Can't Buy a Thrill to Gaucho is essential in my opinion. Peter Jackson Shares Extended Look At His Beatles Documentary Get Back. Steely Dan was quickly establishing themselves as one-of-a-kind smartypants writers who could still burn a rock venue to cinders with their guitar solos. ", "Chewed to bits by a famished candiru in the Upper Baboonsasshole. Welcome to r/SteelyDan, the best place on the internet to discuss Walter Becker and Donald Fagen, the jazziest rock duo of all time. Probably on a Steely Dan fan forum or something. *** Résumé en anglais seulement *** Steely Dan have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide, and helped define the soundtrack of the 70s with hits including Rikki Dont Lose That Number,Hey Nineteen and Do It Again , culled from their seven platinum albums issued between 1972 and 1980. "Steely Dan III from Yokohama," she says, caressing the shaft. Steely Dan: Aja (Classic Albums) (220) IMDb 8.5 1h 2000 ALL Pioneering jazz-rock band Steely Dan had already secured five Top 40 albums before the release of "Aja" in 1977. Here is an excellent documentary on the making of Aja that breaks it all down. Started Monday at 12:15 PM, By August 24, 2016 in General Hi-Fi Discussion. By Full Range Started 21 hours ago, By Steely Dan discuss the production behind "Deacon Blues" from "Aja." Love all their albums. Mary is strapping on a rubber penis. 100% Upvoted. Amazon.fr - Achetez Steely Dan - Aja by Walter Becker à petit prix. If you are unable to attend the new date, you will be able to request a refund. AnthonyCollins Spider27 mikey d Steely Dan's Aja has proven to be one of the most outstanding jazz-rock albums in the history of popular music and now its story is told in this fascinating documentary. Is there more? She could cave in a lead pipe. I am aware that Donald Fagen can be quite stubborn when it comes to something like this, especially since he, Walter, and Roger saw the 1997 transfers as inferior. Started Saturday at 01:59 AM, By Retrouvez infos & avis sur une large sélection de DVD & Blu-ray neufs ou d'occasion. Rare as hens teeth, never released on LP other than the FM soundtrack which doesn't sound all that good imo - a bit compressed and flat - now that I've heard the real thing. I have to agree, they're a great band. youtu.be/vjRisx... 0 comments. sir sanders zingmore Even Two Against Nature had a few good songs, though the magic was starting to fade. stevoz William S. Burroughs, Naked Lunch: sir sanders zingmore It does include an interview with Donald Fagen that appears to have been taken with a phone (audio and video). Will never forgot their concert in Adelaide a few years ago....awesome. If you like Steely Dan - Buy this. Rare as hens teeth, never released on LP other than the FM soundtrack which doesn't sound all that good imo - a bit compressed and flat - now that I've heard the real thing. Latest was Episode 26: Herb Alpert, Janet Jackson, Steely Dan, Lizzo and CeCe Peniston. No wonder they had names for the albums rather than numbers! Livraison gratuite (voir cond.). Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Envoi de commentaires en cours... Merci de votre commentaire. Funny reading about people's preferences though as my favourite Dan ps are Royal Scam and Can't Buy A Thrill. It's not often i 'air percuss' but this one gets me shaking my hands wildly in the air quite often. Love Steely Dan. Nice work @RankStranger finding that quote. Loved to get their inside perspective. Gives you real insight Into the bands thinking, fights, and also the music production. I have them all but I use The Nightfly from Fagen as my tester record! Episode? I'm sure the tapes sound great, especially with the example of Pretzel Logic and Countdown to Ecstasy. Kamakiriad is my favourite Fagen lp. The only thing I can find is the documentary where the guys discussed the classic album, Aja. "Aja," however, was to prove to be the biggest-selling album of Steely Dan's illustrious career. dialectically Loved this series. It's a 1-hour documentary that appears to be a one-off. This is a loosely edited collection of clips. Be the first to share what you think! Utile. Royal Scam was a bit of a sleeper, and the debut, Can't Buy a Thrill, hasn't a single dud track. 16 December 2020 | Rolling Stone Cindy Mizelle on Singing Backup for Bruce Springsteen, the Rolling Stones, and Mariah Carey. "This profile of Steely Dan's elegant 1977 masterpiece, Aja, is a feast for Dan fans, a thoughtful, satisfyingly detailed assessment of the album and its bejeweled fusion of jazz, R&B, rock, and pop. Steely Dan (Donald Fagen & Walter Becker along with many incredibly talented contributing musicians) deserve their own playlist. Dabord formé comme un groupe rock conventionnel, Steely Dan a évolué vers un duo mélangeant des genres aussi variés que le rock, le jazz la pop, la musique latine, le blues, le reggae, le rythm and blues, puisant à volonté parmi la crème des musiciens de studio des États-Unis à travers une production et un son particulièrement sophistiqués. His 2 latest, Morph The Cat and the one about Underwater or whatever are absolute dreck I reckon. It's a pretty wild chapter in Naked Lunch as I recall! blahblah Started Monday at 05:48 PM, By 353.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Wonder if it's the same recording, just gave mine a spin and sounds deep and full, like to hear that 12". Such a good album in all respects . I love all of their stuff including the individual solo efforts but I do find myself playing Aja, Katy lied, Graucho or Countdown more often than the other albums. © Sound Media Group. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. I do have them on the FM soundtrack, true audiofile collectable that one! 3 personnes ont trouvé cela utile. Directed by Alan Lewens. I wish Steely Dan would get more demand and respect for the quality of their music. Great album. Off topic I know, but my neighbour has FM on a 12" 45. Most Rated Movies and TV Shows With Steely Dan Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. A clip of the interviews with the players to the above reference music no comments yet. "Aja," however, was to prove to be the biggest-selling album of Steely Dan's illustrious career. Clear editor. Flurmanager Cookies help us deliver our Services. That was back in 1999 so, twenty years later, do we need to revisit this musical force of nature? Of all of them, Gaucho and Countdown are probably the ones I play the most, along with Pretzel. Started Monday at 11:38 AM, By Considering all the drama that surrounded the record it is no surprise that it never happened. BACCH4Mac - never heard of it? Their banter with each other when theyre discussing the songs is so funny, I think this is the only time I've seen it not cut up, Thanks for sharing! Started Monday at 04:31 AM, By Eighteen Best Steely Dan Podcasts For 2020. This documentary offers an insight into the creation of one of the greatest albums recorded. If you are interested in how music is created/recorded - Buy this. Started 15 hours ago, By The guitar work of Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter and Elliott Randall and vocals of David Palmer still bring a smile to my face. Ian Dury seems like he’s straight out of spinal tap with some of his musings, jazz is dangerous one mustn’t do too much of it. So 5 classic albums then. Long known as perfectionists, they often recorded take after take before selecting the player or performance that made the final cut on their albums.". save. Fans with tickets to the previously announced 2020 dates are encouraged to hold on to their tickets as they will be honored for the new dates. A good balance of lows and highs with convincing percussion all round. Recording is done with the utmost fidelity and attention to sonic detail, and mixed so that all the instruments are heard and none are given undue priority (a deft and accomplished use of the multi-tracking process).For example, in the song "Parker's Band", two drum kits are used,which gives the song an unexpected drive, without overpowering the sound; it is not even immediately apparent that there are two drum kits on the track. As for Steely Dan albums, I don't like the debut, or the tail-end albums. Scheiner: When we did things like “Peg,” a band would come in and record and two hours later they'd look at Gary [Katz], their producer, and say, “Fire this band. The concert clips are collected randomly over the history of the band. Produced by Becker, the bass really pushes it along. This was one of my favorite episodes. Started Monday at 07:31 AM, By Blending elements of rock, jazz, latin music, R&B, blues and sophisticated studio production with cryptic and ironic lyrics, the band enjoyed critical and commercial success starting from the early 1970s until breaking up in 1981. View Entire Discussion (0 Comments) More posts from the SteelyDan community. :) En lire plus. I had hoped that the same treatment would be given to Gaucho. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEhKnbYtxwiInCHTIoQXXXoT_M0e-s-A-. Started Saturday at 04:51 AM, By mondie Reply to this topic; Start new topic; Prev; 1; 2; Next; Page 1 of 2 . Spider27 I could probably say that I love Steely Dan just for the drum solos on the track "Aja". But I'd never sully or spoil the magic of those chords and tunes by using it as a hi-fi reference tool, because if you play anything 1000 times a year (except for Beethoven or Bach maybe!) 23 November 2020 | Gold Derby 16 Grammy records and milestones to watch for at 2021 awards include Beyonce, Taylor Swift … If you are a musician of any kind...BUY THIS ! report. 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