There are some great photos in the September issue of Sacramento Magazine and a short bit about the sold-out Steelin' Dan show at David Girard Vineyards on July 5, 2008. You can catch them online right here.
Also, check out the Events page at David Girard for some more great photos from the concert. Now that's how you do a Steely Dan tribute!
Steely Dan dropped in at Harvey's Lake Tahoe last night on the Think Fast 2008 tour, and put on a masterful show. We couldn't have done it better ourselves. Lord knows, we've tried! A bunch of us were there to see them, and from pretty close up too. In fact, our vocalist/guitarist Michael Beaman got to meet Steely Dan guitarist Jon Harrington after the show... check it out!
We got this great write up from SN&R in the Arts&Culture section.
Change of the guard
By Edward Dunn
Not all cover bands are created equal. If you’re a fan of the Steely Dan, then you can appreciate just how difficult covering their songs would be. Your average busker wouldn’t know a “µ major chord” from a roulade, let alone who Cathy Berberian is. The folks in Steelin’ Dan have done more than simply accept this challenge; any major dude will tell you that this band can flawlessly re-create “The Dan’s” sound. The line-up has changed a bit, and Steelin’ Dan just underwent second name-change, but the level of musicianship and the authentic sound hasn’t suffered. Steelin’ Dan will perform two shows this weekend. They’ll be appearing...