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Jamalot tour, drummer Cobham on tap

Panama-born drummer Billy Cobham will perform at The Egg in Albany on Saturday.
Panama-born drummer Billy Cobham will perform at The Egg in Albany on Saturday.
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Making almost perfect music that swung, jazz-wise, more than it rocked, not disguising its smarts or bitterness, Steely Dan has changed and changed again since taking over the radio in 1972. They actually changed context and contact with their audience more than anything else, retaining their attitude, obsessiveness and musically omnivorous ambitions. They did snark before it was cool, they be-bopped, they name-checked jazz masters, they made chord changes that would trip up Berkeley grads ...


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