1. Drum'n'Bass Group Rudimental on Hooking Up With Heavyweights Donald Fagen and George Clinton for Upcoming Album

    June 26, 2015 6:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 British drum'n'bass troupe Rudimental scored hits through collaborations with John Newman , Emeli Sande and others on its 2013 debut, Home . For follow-up We the Generation (Sept. 18, Major Tom's/Big Beat), the quartet upped the ante, ...

  2. New Steely Dan Album? 'It's In the Air'

    July 12, 2013 2:35 PM EDT Walter Becker says he and Donald Fagen can "smell" a new Steely Dan album coming, the first since the 2003 Top 10 entry "Everything Must Go." "It's in the air, it really is," Becker told Billboard during a good-n ...

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  4. Dukes of September Supergroup Filming PBS Concert

    November 15, 2012 9:04 PM EST 0 0 0 Donald Fagen , Michael McDonald and Boz Scaggs ' supergroup the Dukes of September will film a concert Friday night for PBS's "Great Performances." 429 Records will release a DVD of the concert at a later date. The Dukes of Septe ...

  5. Chart Moves: Donald Fagen Charts Highest Album Since 1993 on Billboard 200

    October 25, 2012 2:15 PM EDT As previously reported , Jason Aldean scores his first No. 1 on the Billboard 200, as "Night Train" rolls in at the summit with 409,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan, while Brandy, Scotty McCreery and Jamey Johnson make top ...

  6. Donald Fagen Mulling Solo Tour To Support 'Sunken Condos' Album

    October 10, 2012 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 'If it's a total turkey, I don't want to be associated with it at all,' Steely Dan leader tells Billboard. After a three interconnected solo albums, Steely Dan 's Donald Fagen wanted his upcoming "Sunken Condos" to ...

  7. One of Levon Helm's Last Waltzes: Amnesty Int'l Song Released Today

    May 03, 2012 6:40 AM EDT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- One of the last studio recordings by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Levon Helm was also one of the closest to his heart. Helm, his longtime friend and producer Larry Campbell and a crew of musicians and technicians reco ...

  8. Appreciation: The Miracle of Levon Helm

    April 20, 2012 10:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some concerts stick with you when you wonder if it's the last time you'll ever see a particular performer. Levon Helm was a mystery that way. He took his place behind the drums positioned downstage at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles on Au ...

  9. Phoebe Snow, 'Poetry Man' Singer, Dies

    April 26, 2011 1:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 P hoebe Snow , a bluesy singer, guitarist and songwriter who had a defining hit of the 1970s with "Poetry Man" but then largely dropped out of the spotlight to care for her disabled daughter, has died. Snow, who was nominated for best new ...

  10. Fagen, McDonald, Scaggs Join Forces For Rhythm Revue Tour

    June 14, 2010 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Boz Scaggs, Michael McDonald and Steely Dan's Donald Fagen will join forces as the Dukes of September this summer when they hit the road for the 15-date (and growing) Rhythm Revue tour, starting Aug 19 in Danbury, Conn. The jaunt is an outgrowt ...

  11. Steely Dan Promises Special Shows On 'Rent Party' Tour

    June 16, 2009 1:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 A desire "to do something that would be different and give fans the chance to shape the shows" is behind the special shows Steely Dan is doing as part of its just-started Rent Party '09 U.S. tour. "In the current climate of finan ...

  12. Steely Dan's Becker Heads For The 'Circus'

    March 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Steely Dan principal Walter Becker's first solo album in 14 years, "Circus Money," is on target for a late May/early June release via his own 5 Over 12 imprint/Mailboat. Steely Dan principal Walter Becker's first solo album in 14 ...

  13. Touring Briefs: Steely Dan, George Michael Ready Summer Tours

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT -- Once known as "the band that does not tour," Steely Dan is touring again. Founders Walter Becker and Donald Fagen will embark on the Think Fast, Steely Dan summer tour, beginning June 8 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. The first 14 concert dat ...

  14. This Day in Music

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and Green Day are the top music winners at the 32nd People's Choice Awards, held at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and broadcast on CBS. Clarkson wins top female perf 2006 - Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and ...

  15. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    November 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "American Idol" season six winner Jordin Sparks unveils her debut album, Freeway gets back in the mix at Roc-A-Fella, Genesis celebrates its lucrative reunion tour and more in this week's Hot Product. The DVD debut of Nirvana's & ...

  16. Steely Dan Opens Billboard Live Club In Tokyo

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Steely Dan opened the Billboard Live music club in Tokyo on Saturday night to an enthusiastic crowd. Steely Dan's Donald Fagen promised to "play some tunes from the past going back into the deep '70s." And the band did just tha ...

  17. Steely Dan Unveils Spring Tour Dates

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Steely Dan will return to the road for a spring/summer run that begins May 5 in Memphis. The group, which also toured last summer, has dates on tap through June 10 at New York's Beacon Theatre, the la Steely Dan will return to the road for a sp ...

  18. This Day in Music

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and Green Day are the top music winners at the 32nd People's Choice Awards, held at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium and broadcast on CBS. Clarkson wins top female perf 2006 - Kelly Clarkson, Tim McGraw and ...

  19. Wilson Says 'Dupree' Is No Steely Dan Ripoff

    August 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Actor Owen Wilson has denied any connection between his new movie, "You, Me and Dupree," and a song by veteran rock act Steely Dan. Actor Owen Wilson has denied any connection between his new movie, "You, Me and Dupree," and a so ...

  20. Steely Dan Plots 'Organic' Team-Up With McDonald

    June 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the start of their tour just a month away, Steely Dan and Michael McDonald are beginning to figure out what they're going to do -- separately and together. With the start of their tour just a month away, Steely Dan and Michael McDonald are ...

  21. Steely Dan Hits The Road With McDonald

    April 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As first tipped here last month, Steely Dan and Michael McDonald will team up for a summer North American tour. As first tipped here last month, Steely Dan and Michael McDonald will team up for a summer North American tour. The outing will begin Jul ...

  22. 'High School' Returns To The Top Of The Class

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After nine straight weeks of sales increases, the soundtrack to "High School Musical" returns to the top of the The Billboard 200. The Walt Disney Records set sold 142,000 copies in the United States, After nine straight weeks of sales inc ...

  23. 'Cat' Scratch Fever

    March 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Finding love in an airport security line, a ghostly feline hovering above New York and imaginary conversations with the late Ray Charles are not usual topics addressed in rock'n'roll. Finding love in an airport security line, a ghostly fel ...

  24. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The third solo album from Steely Dan principal Donald Fagen, a covers album from country icon Wilie Nelson, a long-awaited comprehensive Pretenders boxed set and a reconfigured version of post-punk le The long-overdue North American debut of U.K. ro ...

  25. Fagen Preps For 'Morph'

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The alternate musical universe of Steely Dan principal Donald Fagen comes alive in his third solo album. Finding love in an airport security line, a ghostly feline hovering above New York and imaginary conversations with the late Ray Charles are not ...

  26. Steely Dan Mulling Summer Shows

    January 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Steely Dan is mulling a series of performances near the end of the summer, which would be the band's first since the fall of 2003. Steely Dan is mulling a series of performances near the end of the summer, which would be the band's first s ...

  27. Fagen Forging Ahead With Solo Tour

    January 18, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Steely Dan principal Donald Fagen will begin his first-ever solo tour March 1 in New Brunswick, N.J. Steely Dan principal Donald Fagen will begin his first-ever solo tour March 1 in New Brunswick, N.J. At deadline, 18 dates were on tap through March ...

  28. This Day in Music

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Melissa Etheridge ends speculation about the paternity of the children the rock star shares with partner Julie Cypher, when she announces that David Crosby is the children's father.<br c 2003 - Thomas D. Mottola, wh ...

  29. Fagen Faces The Future On Third Solo Album

    December 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As usual, the album is highlighted by the unique blend of Fagen's imaginative storytelling and the groove-oriented, backing vocal-laden pop for which Steely Dan is renowned. Steely Dan principal Donald Fagen finds love in an airport security li ...

  30. Steely Dan Sits For 'Piano Jazz'

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Steely Dan's February 2003 visit to Marian McPartland's "Piano Jazz" show on National Public Radio will be released March 15 on CD via Concord Records. Steely Dan's February 2003 visit to Marian McPartland's "Piano ...

  31. This Day in Music

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Thomas D. Mottola, who spent 14 years at the helm of Sony Music Entertainment, resigns as chairman, CEO. 2003 - Thomas D. Mottola, who spent 14 years at the helm of Sony Music Entertainment, resigns as chairman, CEO. 2001 - ...

  32. CHART BEAT CHAT

    October 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses African-American artists in the top-10, chart methodology, chart astrology and Santana with readers. CHART HISTORY Dear Fred, While it has been heavily reported in many news media outlets, including the Oct. 18 issue of Billbo ...

  33. CHART BEAT CHAT

    June 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Chart Beat" columnist Fred Bronson discusses charts with readers. This week: "American Idol" Ruben Studdard & runner-up Clay Aiken and Natalie Imbruglia. VETERAN'S DAY Fred, With all the attention on Clay [Aiken] and Ru ...

  34. Hot Product

    June 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Steely Dan It's A 'Must' While it didn't reach the heights of the group's '70s glories, Steely Dan's 2000 comeback album "Two Against Nature" struck enough of a nerve with the listening public to help it ...

  35. Steely Dan Extends Tour Into Fall

    May 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary jazz/rock act Steely Dan, planning to embark on its first tour in three years July 23 in Costa Mesa, Calif., has announced a second leg of dates that stretch into the fall. The trek will now Legendary jazz/rock act Steely Dan, planning to ...

  36. Steely Dan Confirms First Tour In Three Years

    April 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Steely Dan has unveiled details for its first tour since the summer of 2000, kicking off July 23 in Costa Mesa, Calif., and wrapping Aug. 31 in Syracuse, N.Y. Steely Dan has unveiled details for its first tour since the summer of 2000, kicking off J ...

  37. This Day in Music

    January 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Bryan Gregory, guitarist in the original lineup of the Cramps, dies of unknown causes in Anaheim, Calif., at the age of 46. 2001 - Bryan Gregory, guitarist in the original lineup of the Cramps, dies of unknown causes in Ana ...

  38. Take 6 Crafts A 'Beautiful World'

    April 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's one thing Take 6 wants to make absolutely clear about its first new studio album in four years: It's not a comeback. There's one thing Take 6 wants to make absolutely clear about its first new studio album in four years: It� ...

  39. Billboard Bits: Steely Dan, Pet Shop Boys, Elvis

    December 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Steely Dan, Pet Shop Boys, Elvis Presley Steely Dan principals Donald Fagen and Walter Becker have recently spent time recording material which may comprise the follow-up to 2000's Grammy album of the year, "Two Against Nature.&quo ...

  40. 'N Sync's 'Celebrity' Tabbed 5X Platinum

    August 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Last week, exactly 30 days after its release, 'N Sync's Jive album "Celebrity" was certified five times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Released on July 24, the album Last week, exactly 30 days a ...

  41. Steely Dan, Eminem, U2, Hill Score At 43rd Grammys

    February 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Veteran rock act Steely Dan stole the spotlight at the 43rd annual Grammy Veteran rock act Steely Dan stole the spotlight at the 43rd annual Grammy Awards last night (Feb. 21) in Los Angeles. The band's first album in 20 years, "Two Agains ...