A2Z 2021 Jethro Tull Songs Day 15 Old Ghosts (from Stormwatch) (1979)

Ivan Melgar M at Prog Archives said of the “Stormwatch” album: Being absolutely honest I must say that 1979 was not the best year for Progressive Rock; the former big bands were taking giant steps towards mainstream, flirting without embarrassment with easy POP and trying to be a lucrative alternative to Disco and Punk that…

A2Z 2021 Jethro Tull Songs Day 13 Mother Goose from Aqualung (1971)

Wikipedia says: The lyrics are a pastiche (a work of visual art, literature, theater, or music that imitates the style or character of the work of one or more other artists. Unlike parody, pastiche celebrates, rather than mocks, the work it imitates.) of surreal figures based on images that Ian Anderson wrote with the same…