Per Eric Slick, "Be less conceptual and more direct."
Hamilton Leithauser (and his friends) remember the legendary musician and producer.
Year-end lists from Colin Meloy (the Decemberists), Greta Kline (Frankie Cosmos), Julien Baker, Robyn Hitchcock and more.
The band mates talk Steely Dan in prep for their tribute show with Talkhouse.
Steely Dan basically wrote their own Infinite Jest, with deep anecdotal footnotes and a separate dictionary to boot.
Dr. Dog’s Eric Slick pens a defense of the oft-maligned mainstream band.
Plus, McCombs has a new label.