Rhy Evans

Helpful votes received on reviews: 98% (39 of 40)
Location: Uttoxeter, Staffordshire United Kingdom


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Living In The Past ~ Jethro Tull
Living In The Past ~ Jethro Tull
39 of 40 people found the following review helpful
When I first heard this album, I did not realise that it was a compilation album. I think this says something about how well the tracks were chosen and put together on what must be considered as one of Jethro Tull's finest.
The album has all of the traditional elements which make early Jethro Tull music so great. It combines upbeat folk guitar styles, with Anderson's exquisite, and sometimes frantic flute playing. The lyrics are thoughtful and are delivered in such a way by Anderson, that you feel confident in what he is expressing.
What makes this album truly great though is the way it mixes the laid back playful nature of folk with the more jazzy edgier rock motifs which work… Read more