The music world is in mourning following the shocking news that Steely Dan guitarist has passed away.
Walter Becker passed away age 67 last night.
The news was revealed via his official Facebook, with no further details released of his death.
See the touching tribute from bandmate, Donald Fagen:
Memorials have poured in from musicians and music fans around the world.
Triple M Melbourne's The Hot Breakfast spoke of his death:
Becker founded the award winning band in 1972 and sold millions of records in his long musical career with band mate, Donald Fagen.
Steely Dan's fusion of rock and jazz made them stand out amongst the 70s rock bands.
Our thoughts are with the Steely Dan family at this sad time.