Ian Anderson
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//Features

Still "Outside the Accepted Framework": An Interview with Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson
5 Jun 2012 // 5:00 PM

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

Jethro Tull: Back to Basics (Sort Of)
19 Mar 2015 // 8:30 PM

After the back-to-back-to-back brilliance of their previous three albums, a letdown seemed inevitable; amazingly, Ian Anderson & Co. raised the bar, instead.

Wond'ring Aloud: A Conversation with Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson
7 Aug 2014 // 8:30 PM

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

//Reviews

Jethro Tull, Bricks, Plays, and Flirting with D'Isaster
3 Dec 2013 // 1:05 AM

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.

Ian Anderson: 7 October 2009-Chicago, IL
28 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

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

//Blogs

Is Black Widow Still a Hero? Dissecting the Misogynistic Outrage Against the Avengers

// Short Ends and Leader

"Black Widow may very well be the pinnacle of the modern action heroine, so why is there so much backlash about her role in the new Avengers film?

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