Co-founder, guitarist, and bassist will be honored by having his childhood street co-named after him.
Becker passed away in September, leaving Fagen as the last surviving band member.
Handful of US shows takes place in October.
The term “dad rock” feels more melancholy and emotionally loaded than ever before.
“I intend to keep the music we created together alive as long as I can with the Steely Dan band.”
A cause of death was not immediately known.
One of the most appealing things about Steely Dan has always been the contradictions found in their music. Their cynical, highly literary lyrics about pedophiles, drug dealers, and murderers continue to sound extra creepy when placed against the chrome backdrop …