Donald Fagen has worked on a new version of Steely Dan’s 1973 LP, Countdown to Ecstasy. It will come out on vinyl on May 26th. This is the latest in a series of updated releases that began with Can’t Buy a Thrill last November. Bernie Grundman is carefully remastering all the records for this project. Additionally, there’s also a limited-edition release of the album from audiophile label Analogue Productions.
Check out NewSound’s reviews on some of Steely Dan’s all-time favorites like “The Royal Scam”, “Can’t Buy a Thrill”, “Katy Lied”, “Aja” and “Gaucho”. Plus, you can also check out our wonderful article about 8 songs that demonstrate Walter Becker’s amazing talent.