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Here's a bunch of must-see Steely Dan and Steely Dan related sites and online articles. Expect this page to be updated regularly.


Steely Dan’s Cynical, Moody Masterpiece Hits Harder 40 Years Later

Berklee college's Bass Department's 'The Bassists and Drummers of Steely Dan' webcast with Purdie, Gadd, Carlock, Rainey, Anthony Jackson & Tom Barney

Donald Fagen on Paul Shaffer's 'Plus One' TV show in 2019

Steely Dan trends on Twitter!

Al Schmitt & Elliot Scheiner recalling the days when the studios were big and the budgets were even bigger

An archive Donald Fagen interview from '91 on NPR's 'Fresh Air' with Terry Gross

Walter Becker - Love In The 4th (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Why Eagles Referenced Steely Dan in 'Hotel California'

The 'Aja' Case

How I reached an understading with Steely Dan

Why half a century later, you should remember Steely Dan

The Artistry of Hugh McCracken

How Steely Dan made their classic album, Pretzel Logic

A previously unreleased cover of the Becker & Fagen penned, 'Sail The Waterway', by Denny Doherty

Walter Becker’s Steely Dan 'Aja' Fender guitar smashes estimate price at auction

Walter Becker's collection of guitars and amplifiers fetch $3.3 million at Julien's Auctions in Los Angeles

Rick Beato discusses Steve Gadd's phenomenal solo on 'Aja'

An interesting, insightful - and sometimes very funny - interview with Fagen on Leo Sidran's podcast, 'The Third Story'. I was extremely pleased to hear that Fagen feels exactly the same way as I do about the offensively bad movie, 'Whiplash'

Walter Becker - He Wants You (Out) (Newly surfaced 'Circus Money' demo)

Trying (and Failing) to Get Donald Fagen of Steely Dan to Smile by Steve Rosen

Larry Carlton: Rock's Most Melodic Guitarist by Rick Beato

Walter Becker - Don't Let Us Go Down. (Newly surfaced 'Circus Money' demo)

Review of Steely Dan's excellent concert at SSE Arena, Wembley, London

Walter Becker performing Cinder Annie live at Slim's, CA, 7/4/95

Walter Becker - This Is My Building (Newly surfaced 'Circus Money' demo)

6 Times Steely Dan Nearly Crushed Famous Musicians’ Morale

Walter Becker Honoured With Street Naming in Queens

Larry Klein discusses his friendship and working relationship with Becker

Jay Graydon explains, disects and plays his remarkable solo from 'Peg'

Walter Becker - Our Lawn (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Previously unreleased Becker production from China Crisis

Larry Carlton’s sessions with Steely Dan and Joni Mitchell

Walter Becker - She Was Good (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Walter Becker tribute with Gary Katz, Lionel Shriver and Barney Hoskyns

Elliot Scheiner on engineering/mixing Steely Dan

Walter Becker - Only One Season (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Reflections on Steely Dan's 'Aja' by Steve Khan

Steve Khan: Reflections on Steely Dan's 'Gaucho'

Musician Rick Beato explains the greatness of 'Kid Charlemagne'

Walter Becker performing, Three Sisters Shakin' live at Slim's, CA, 7/4/95

Walter Becker, '11 Tracks of Whack' EPK, 1994

Walter Becker - Were You Close Today (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Walter Becker - Cinder Annie (Newly surfaced '11 Tracks of Whack' outtake)

Donald Fagen Discusses the Loss of Walter Becker and Steely Dan's Future

'An All-Around Musician': Steely Dan Guitarists Share Their Experiences of Working With Walter Becker

'Rolling Stone Music Now' Podcast: Genius of Steely Dan's Walter Becker

'We Shared the Important Events of Our Lives': Michael McDonald Remembers His Friend & Collaborator Walter Becker of Steely Dan

Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen on Walter Becker: ‘Hysterically Funny, a Great Songwriter’

Read Rickie Lee Jones' Poignant Tribute to Steely Dan's Walter Becker

Walter Becker's Daughter Pens Poignant Tribute to Father

Q&A with Connor Kennedy, Guitarist for Donald Fagen & The Nightflyers

Interview - Lee Falco (Donald Fagen And The Nightflyers) by Drummer's Weekly Groovecast

Remembering The Tumultuous Perfection Of Steely Dan’s Chapter-Closing Album “Gaucho”

Interview with Steely Dan horn man, Michael Leonhart

Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen announces solo tour

Steve Khan talks about recording Steely Dan’s ‘Gaucho’

Novelist Harlan Coben on Steely Dan

Donald Fagen’s Kamakiriad recognizes how complicated a problem climate change is, intentionally or not

‘Something of Value’. By Donald Fagen

‘Neutron Sunday’. By Donald Fagen

10 Times Steely Dan Completely Ran Out Of F**ks To Give

35 Years Ago: Steely Dan Come Unglued With ‘Gaucho’

Empire State Building lights synced to Steely Dan's 'FM'

Donald Fagen Pays Tribute to Jazz Legend Sonny Rollins

How Steely Dan Created ‘Deacon Blues’

Five Unusually Disconcerting Things About Steely Dan

The top 12 Steely Dan songs according to

The Desert Sun's review of Steely Dan's performance at Coachella

The Noisey Guide to Steely Dan from

Sunken Condos review from the BBC

Sunken Condos review from Uncut magazine

Sunken Condos review from AllMusic

"Arrogant Pricks" – Steely Dan's Pretzel Logic Revisited

Donald Fagen Defends Steely Dan To Friends,2601/

Steely Dan Fans Are Assholes

Larry Carlton on Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell and solo secrets

How Steely Dan Composes A Song

 Steely Dan sites

Official Steely Dan

Official Walter Becker

Official Donald Fagen

Steely Dan Dictionary

Steely Dan Database

 Steely Dan Musicians/Alumni sites

Michael Omartian

Keith Carlock

Jon Herington

Michael Leonhart

Larry Carlton

Bernard Purdie

Chris Potter

Chuck Rainey

Steve Khan

Freddie Washington

Steve Gadd

Wayne Krantz

Tom Scott

Carolyn Leonhart

Michael McDonald

Elliott Randall

Dean Parks

Lee Ritenour

Georg Wadenius

Bob Sheppard

Jay Graydon

Marcus Miller

Warren Bernhardt

Rob Mounsey

Walt Weiskopf

Ronnie Cuber

Rick Derringer

Catherine Russell

Drew Zingg

Lou Marini

Dave Tofani

Leroy Clouden

Mike White

Pete Christlieb

Terence Boylan

David Sanborn

Randy Brecker

Steve Jordan

Peter Erskine

Dennis Chambers

Jimmie Haskell

Cynthia Calhoun

Jeff Young

Boz Scaggs

Chris Parker

Timothy B. Schmit

Al Schmitt

Ollabelle (with Amy Helm)

Gary Katz

Ed Greene

Jim Pugh

Will Lee

Vinnie Colaiuta

Peter More

Pat Dillett

Marvin Stamm

Scott Hull

Howard Levy

Larry Klein

Jim Beard

Kurt Rosenwinkel

Bill Charlap

Sonny Emory

Gordon Gottlieb

Elliot Scheiner

Todd Rundgren

Kenny Vance

Rickie Lee Jones


Phil Woods

Levon Helm

Phoebe Snow

Roger Nichols

Hiram Bullock

Michael Brecker

Don Grolnick

Cornelius Bumpus

Mindy Jostyn

Victor Feldman

Ralph McDonald

Ricky Lawson

Jeff Porcaro


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