Originally Posted by bobdadruma
We took the basic song structure of the classic Jazz tune by Horace Silver, "Song For My Father"
We wrote a song called, "Song For The Children"
Steely Dan also used structure from Horace's song for, "Ricky Don't Lose That Number"
Wow, I didn't know about any of this. I've been working on Ricky Don't Lose that Number for ages and just looked up the Horace Silver tune on YT - inspiring stuff. Roger Humphries on drums was about as tasty as you can get.