Sound familiar? In the s, the group was one of the most successful live performing acts on the world stage, rivaling Zeppelin, Elton John and even the Rolling Stones. Surprising, really, for a group whose more sophisticated and evolved stylistic extravagance was far from the Pop and Rock norm of that era. With now some odd albums to their credit and sales totaling more than 50 million, the apparently un-commercial Tull continues to perform over a concerts per year with its rich variety and depth of expression, wherever fans, young and old, Album), want to hear Rock, Folk, Jazz and Classical-inspired music.
Robert Christgau. In the space of one album, Tull went from relatively unassuming electrified folk-rock to larger-than-life conceptual rock full of sophisticated compositions and complex, intellectual, lyrical constructs. With Aqualung and its preceding album, Benefitthe classic Jethro Tull sound solidified. After Album) blues influences of This WasTull began to integrate English folk and create its own brand of progressive rock. Maxwell Martello : A huge influence on heavy metal.
I love some of the songs, but I could never get into the whole vibe. I put it on sometimes and I find myself either pushing the repeat or the skip button far too often. Vinnie Cross-Eyed Mary - Jethro Tull - Aqualung (CD : Great, Cross-Eyed Mary - Jethro Tull - Aqualung (CD album.
The Steven Wilson remix and bonus tracks are great. Pete Mineau : A true Classic Rock classic! Coming out in a year that produced a multitude of time-honored albums, Aqualung easily places in the top ten LPs of that era and is still, to this day, a great listen straight through!
Martin Barre is one of the most underrated guitarist in rock. This album proves he has the chops to be compared with the greats of AOR. The lyrics are as brilliant as the music. Lisa Lodsun Vanden Heuvel : This reminds me of sitting on the beach at night in Ocean City, Maryland, listening to it Cross-Eyed Mary - Jethro Tull - Aqualung (CD from the pier. Great album! I like the lyrics too, they definitely paint a picture and create great detailed imagery in your mind.
The musical accompaniment is of a good standard, though a little flat in timbre in a couple of spots. Jeff Tweeter : Hate Cross-Eyed Mary - Jethro Tull - Aqualung (CD be the dick here, but I think this is an okay album. Alistair Gordon : The Steven Wilson remaster of this is stunning thoroughly recommend listening to it rather than the original the remaster really brings it to life. Jethro Tull scores the hat trick with Aqualung. Main Album Aqualung Release Date October 25, Label Chrysalis Records.
Release Info Studio Recording. Track Listing. Jethro Tull. Cross-Eyed Mary. Ian Anderson. Cheap Day Return. Mother Goose. Wond'ring Aloud. Up to Me. My God. Hymn Locomotive Breath. Spotify Amazon.
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