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Tuesday, June 5 2012

Still "Outside the Accepted Framework": An Interview with Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson

In 1972, Jethro Tull's "Thick as a Brick" took ambitious prog rock to the top of the charts. Forty years on, frontman Ian Anderson means to do it all over again and discusses his plans with PopMatters.


Columns

Thursday, August 7 2014

Wond'ring Aloud: A Conversation with Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson

As the creative mastermind behind Jethro Tull, Ian Anderson is often considered one of the most distinct musicians of the past 50 years.


Tuesday, November 12 2013

The Holy Trinity: Jethro Tull

Jethro Tull have always confounded critics, and despite albums sales, hit songs, influence and longevity, it is above all the brain of frontman Ian Anderson that ensures they will remain forever on the outside, looking in.


Reviews

Tuesday, December 3 2013

Jethro Tull, Bricks, Plays, and Flirting with D'Isaster

Jethro Tull is one of progressive rock's longest-running bands. But is it progressive rock? If not, Ian Anderson and Co. have some explaining to do when it comes to Thick as a Brick and Passion Play.


Wednesday, October 28 2009

Ian Anderson: 7 October 2009-Chicago, IL

My eyes widen as the band sets up, and I wonder which albums Anderson will draw from tonight.


Tuesday, February 7 2006

Ian Anderson: Plays the Orchestral Jethro Tull [DVD + CD]

For a non-Tull Tull, it's a good Tull, but hardly an essential Tull.


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