8 Reply to “ Deacon Blues - Steely Dan - Aja (CD, Album) ”

  1. Oct 01,  · Since (and this is in Japan alone) there have been a dizzying 'nine' reissues of Steely Dan's meisterwerk "Aja" on various CD formats including the big reissue three - SHM-CD, Platinum SHM-CD and SHM-SACD. Hell as I write this review there's yet another due on in a standard jewel baicusekantempperfasttimataroner.coinfos:
  2. Steely Dan hadn't been a real working band since Pretzel Logic, but with Aja, Walter Becker and Donald Fagen 's obsession with sonic detail and fascination with composition reached new heights.9/
  3. The centerpiece track from 's Aja, "Deacon Blues" belies the idea that Steely Dan started getting soft with this album. Although the tune is possibly the loveliest Donald Fagen and Walter Becker ever concocted, and the arrangement (based on electric piano and strings) is entirely typical of the extremely lush, almost clinical sound of the album, the lyric is one of the most .
  4. Aja (the album containing Deacon Blues) was released in the US in September of , thus making the connection to the Wake Forest losing streak (assuming these dates are correct) unlikely. I've never heard this refered to as a "suicide song" but it contains the lyrics, "baicusekantempperfasttimataroner.coinfo Scotch whiskey all night long and die behind the wheel" -- to.
  5. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the SHM-CD CD release of Aja on Discogs.5/5(1).
  6. The Premier Steely Dan Tribute is DEACON BLUES! Based in Chicago, these eleven players honor the music of Becker & Fagen by crafting an amazing replication!
  7. "Deacon Blues" is a song by Steely Dan from their album Aja. "Deacon Blues" was Steely Dan's fifth Top 20 hit on the Billboard Hot chart in the US, where it peaked at #19 in The song remained in the Top 40 for eight weeks.
  8. The biggest smash of Steely Dan's career-their #3 album from , featuring three classic hits: Peg; Deacon Blues, and Josie. This jazzy album was also their biggest critical success, and this reissue adds new notes by Fagen and Becker!/5(K).

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