New Frontier" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Donald Fagen for his debut studio album, The Nightfly (1982). The song was released as the second single from the album in January 1983 through Warner Bros. The song – set in the early 1960s – centers on teenagers finding romance in an underground fallout shelter. It has been described as equally sarcastic and nostalgic in its lyrics. Musically, the song contains elements of jazz and funk.
Album: The Nightfly (1982). Charted: 70. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. This was included on Fagen's first solo album after Steely Dan called it quits in 1981. The song is about growing up in the suburbs in the late '50s and early '60s. Some of the cultural references include "pushing the button," "Tuesday Weld" and "Dave Brubeck.
Produced by Gary Katz. Yes we're gonna have a wingding A summer smoker underground It's just a dugout that my dad built In case the reds decide to push the button down We've got provisions and lots of beer The key word is survival on the new frontier.
Artist: Donald Fagen. Album: AOR Tracks, 2018. From his 1982 album The Nightfly. What do you do with what you're given, and how do you transform it into something worthwhile? Now playing
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New Frontier" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Donald Fagen for his debut studio album, The Nightfly (1982).
Features Song Lyrics for Donald Fagen's New Frontier album. Donald Fagen - New Frontier Album Lyrics. 1. New Frontier (7" version) Lyrics. Donald Fagen Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Do you like this album?
- Producer – Gary Katz
- Written-By – Donald Fagen
NotesPicture sleeve with ads for several LP's on the back side.
|7-29792||Donald Fagen||New Frontier (7", Single, Mono, Promo, Styrene)||Warner Bros. Records||7-29792||US||1983|
|7-29792||Donald Fagen||New Frontier / Maxine (7")||Warner Bros. Records||7-29792||US||1982|
|P-1744||Donald Fagen||New Frontier (7", Single)||Warner Bros. Records||P-1744||Japan||1982|
|W 9792T, 929740-0||Donald Fagen||New Frontier (12")||Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records||W 9792T, 929740-0||UK||1983|
|7-29792||Donald Fagen||New Frontier (7", Single, Promo)||Warner Bros. Records||7-29792||US||1982|