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Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Debuts New Solo Band ‘Nightflyer’ At Private Party In Hudson Valley

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Woodstock resident, Donald Fagen co-founder of Steely Dan, played a private party for hundreds in Marlboro a few days before the official tour starts.
The select group heard “Hey Nineteen,” “Dirty Work,” “Kid Charlemagne” and “Reelin’ in the Years.”   The Poughkeepsie Journal lists a 17-song set that includes:

Green Flower Street
Hey Nineteen
Shakedown Street
The Nightfly
Time Out of Mind
New Frontier
Beast of Burden
You Can’t Catch Me
Weather in My Head
Dirty Work
Kid Charlemagne
Viva Viva
Reelin’ in the Years

The Nightflyers band consists of young talents like guitarist Connor Kennedy, 23, of Woodstock; drummer Lee Falco, 22, and keyboard player Will Bryant, 25, of Marlboro; bass player Brandon Morrison of Rosendale, 28; and multi-instrumentalist Zach Djanikian, 32, of Woodstock. The Poughkeepsie Journal says this was their first gig in front of a crowd and Fagen was very pleased with the stand-up ovation.

Donald Fagen and the Nightflyers 2017 Tour kicks off on August 3 in Port Chesters Capitol Theatre.
8/3-4 – Port Chester, NY, Capitol Theatre
8/8 – Miami, FL, The Fillmore at Gleason
8/9 – Clearwater, FL, Ruth Eckerd Hall
8/11 – Orlando, FL, Hard Rock Live
8/12 – Saint Augustine, FL, Saint Augustine Amphitheatre
8/14 – Montgomery, AL, Montgomery Performing Arts Center
8/16 – Atlanta, GA, Atlanta Symphony Hall
8/17 – Wilmington, NC, Cape Fear Stage
8/19 – Chattanooga, TN, Tivoli Theatre
8/20 – Nashville, TN, Schermerhorn Symphony Center
8/22 – Louisville, KY, The Palace
8/23 – Cincinnati, OH, Taft Theatre
8/25 – Northfield, OH, Hard Rock Live
8/26 – New Buffalo, MI, Four Winds Casino
8/28 – Indianapolis, IN, Murat Theatre
8/29 – Milwaukee, WI, Riverside Theater
8/31 – Salina, KS, Stiefel Theatre
9/2 – Austin, TX, ACL Live at Moody Theater
9/3 – San Antonio, TX, Majestic Theatre
9/12 – Portland, OR, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
9/13 – Seattle, WA, The Paramount
9/15 – Saratoga, CA, Mountain Winery
9/16 – San Francisco, CA, Masonic
9/23-24 – Yokohama, Japan, Yokohama Blue Note Jazz Fest

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