Steely Dan's Donald Fagen and Walter Becker to Guest Host on Sirius Satellite Radio
WHO: Donald Fagen and Walter Becker of Steely Dan
WHAT: SIRIUS' Pure Jazz channel will welcome jazz-influenced rock pioneers Donald Fagen and Walter Becker from Steely Dan. Fagen and Becker will each co-host an hour playing classic jazz favorites. They will also share their thoughts about artists who continue to inspire them, including Duke Ellington, John Coltrane and Dizzy Gillespie.
WHERE: Pure Jazz SIRIUS channel 72
WHEN: Saturday, August 2 at 10 pm ET and rebroadcast on Sunday, August 3 at 5 pm ET and Monday, August 4 at 12 noon ET
MORE: Pure Jazz plays classic jazz, the original American art form. SIRIUS listeners will hear the masters who pioneered the music and the new artists who continue the tradition into the 21st century, including Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Dave Brubeck, Stan Getz, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Horace Silver and Herbie Hancock.
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