Steely Dan Set Tour Dates Including Nine-Show Beacon Theatre Residency
Steely Dan have announced a nine-snow residency at New York’s Beacon Theatre for this October, where the band will present themed shows including full performances of several classic albums and more.
Co-founder Donald Fagen will lead the group through performances of 1973’s Countdown to Ecstasy, 1976’s The Royal Scam, 1977’s Aja, 1980’s Gaucho and Fagen’s 1982 solo effort The Nightfly, plus nights with the themes “By Popular Demand” and “Greatest Hits.”
Fagen’s band will consist of guitarist Jon Herington, drummer Keith Carlock, bassist Freddie Washington, keyboardist Jim Beard, a horn section and backup vocalists.
Steely Dan will also be playing a number of newly announced headlining shows leading up to the Beacon residency, including stops in Richmond, VA, Pittsburgh, Buffalo, NY, Baltimore and Bethlehem, PA.
See the full October schedule below, along with the themes for each Beacon date. Tickets for the shows go on sale this Friday, March 30, with an American Express pre-sale starting tomorrow, March 27. More information can be found here.
Steely Dan Tour Dates
October 1 Richmond, VA—Altria Theater
October 8 Pittsburgh, PA—Pittsburgh Symphony Heinz Hall
October 9 Buffalo, NY—Shea’s Performing Arts Center
October 11 Baltimore, MD—Lyric Theatre
October 14 Bethlehem, PA—Sands Bethlehem Event Center
October 17 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( Royal Scam )
October 18 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( Aja )
October 20 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( The Nightfly )
October 21 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre (By Popular Demand)
October 24 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( Countdown to Ecstasy )
October 26 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( Gaucho )
October 27 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( Aja )
October 29 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre ( The Nightfly )
October 30 New York, NY—Beacon Theatre (Greatest Hits)