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Video of the Day: Hospitality covers Steely Dan’s “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number” on the AV Club’s “AV Undercover”

George Lang Published: May 22, 2012

One of my favorite albums of early 2012 was the Darcys’ album-length cover of Steely Dan’s “Aja,” in which the Canadian band fully reinterpreted Fagen and Becker’s pristine jazz pop monument as a gloriously dark album of jangles and racket. Hospitality does a similar trick with the earlier Dan track “Rikki,” removing the Latin elements and going more Krautrock with it.