Jethro Tull - Aqualung
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Based on 4 reviews
1971 Ratings: #30 / 133
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Based on 241 ratings
1971 Ratings: #65
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Come on, it's a classic and it deserves to be. It may not of aged as well as King Crimson or Gentle Giant but it is still fun and provides the complexity which i always adore from prog rock and don't get me started on that flute. That flute is fire don't even lie to yourself.

Track Review

Aqualung 9.5/10
Cross-Eyed Mary 9/10
Cheap Day Return 8/10
Mother Goose 8.5/10
Wond'ring Aloud 8.5/10
Up to Me 8/10
My God 9/10
Hymn 43 9/10
Slipstream 7.5/10
Locomotive Breath 10/10
Wind-Up ... read more


Congratulations on the good record Ian Anderson, you arrogant asshole


Really beautiful sounding songs and superb instrumentation.


One of the essential prog rock albums.Amazing musicianship and experimentation.No other prog band sounds like these guys.The entire album flows perfectly together and is really enjoyable.
Favorite Song-My god


Jethro Tull are one of the most well known and legendary prog bands of all time, led by the amazing Ian Anderson. Aqualung is regarded as the majority to be their best work, and it's understandable why this statement is so popular. Being honest i'm not the biggest Jethro Tull fan there is, I'll stick with Genesis or King Crimson when it comes to prog rock, but every once in a while a little of Jethro Tull doesn't hurt. I think this album isn't very consistent tbh, there is many interludes or ... read more


Really beautiful sounding songs and superb instrumentation.

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Track List

  1. Aqualung
  2. Cross-Eyed Mary
  3. Cheap Day Return
  4. Mother Goose
  5. Wond'ring Aloud
  6. Up to Me
  7. My God
  8. Hymn 43
  9. Slipstream
  10. Locomotive Breath
  11. Wind-Up  

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Added on: August 20, 2013