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Walter Becker
Birth name Walter Carl Becker
Born (1950-02-20) February 20, 1950 (age 66)
Queens, New York
Origin New York
Genres Jazz-rock
Occupation(s) Musician, producer
Instruments Bass, guitar
Years active 1969–present
Labels ABC, MCA, Giant, Reprise, Warner Bros.
Associated acts Steely Dan, Donald Fagen, Jay & the Americans, China Crisis

I listen to a mixture of old jazz, contemporary, pop, some world beat stuff and various odds and ends.
Walter Becker
I’m a self-taught musician aside from what I’ve been able to pick up from other players.
Walter Becker
My primary influences were the best jazz players from the 50’s and 60’s and later some of the pop people from the same time period along with the better of the well known blues musicians.
Walter Becker