Songs You May Have Missed #242


Jethro Tull: “Moths” (1978)

From one of the least talked-about Jethro Tull albums, 1978’s Heavy Horses, comes this little gem. Fresh off the masterpiece that was Songs From the Wood, Ian Anderson brought that album’s folk leanings to another pastoral set of songs with the English countryside as its focus. Maybe the only classic rock band to exploit the beauty of the lute.

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2 Comments (+add yours?)

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  2. Rose
    Apr 04, 2013 @ 22:46:58

    My heart leaps when I hear this song. I love every verse and the bridge! Oh Ian Anderson you get me every time. The flute and melody give me butterflies in my stomach.


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