Tag: Steely Dan

Release Radar 9/24/21 - Generationals vs Lumineers

Release Radar 9/24/21 - Generationals vs Lumineers
Over the last few years, I’ve become a huge fan of the Generationals, so you can imagine my excitement when I saw their new single pop up in my Release Radar. “Mercy” is another beat-driven journey, complete with fuzzy guitars and melodies that are second to none. It is part of an EP due out... Read more »

Release Radar 8/13/21 - Big Thief vs Steely Dan

Release Radar 8/13/21 - Big Thief vs Steely Dan
This week I get some oldies, some flashbacks, some remixes, and a few new tracks in my Release Radar. Caveman finally releases their long-awaited record Smash, their first in five years. I’ve yet to pick it apart, but the first four singles all tested positive. If you’ve read this blog, you know I’ve raved about... Read more »

Kanye West, Steely Dan, And The Woody Herman Band

Kanye West, Steely Dan, And The Woody Herman Band
Kanye West introduced a generation of kids to the jazzy funk of Steely Dan. Through his fantastic sample of “Kid Charlamagne,” on his song “Champion,” he reintroduced the rest of us to a song we knew we liked but didn’t know how much we missed. Every time I hear the hook, “Did you realize,that you... Read more »
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