Ian Anderson quotes
Birthdate: 10. August 1947
Ian Scott Anderson is a Scottish-born musician, singer and songwriter best known for his work as the lead vocalist, flautist and acoustic guitarist of British rock band Jethro Tull. Anderson is a multi-instrumentalist who plays keyboards, bass guitar, bouzouki, balalaika, saxophone, harmonica, and a variety of whistles. His solo work began with the 1983 album Walk into Light, and since then he has released another five works, including the sequel to the Jethro Tull album Thick as a Brick in 2012, entitled Thick as a Brick 2.
Quotes Ian Anderson
„The original Jethro Tull was a 19th century English agriculturist who invented a seed drill you see… the first automatic process where by small holes were made in Mother Earth and even smaller seeds were deposited one at a time and neetly covered over as a cat does after having being naughty.“
GTK Ep 899. Broadcast 12th August 1974, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, interviewed by Gary Hyde.
„I don't think it's very easy to make friends with musicians. We're all a bit paranoid. It soon becomes very heavy.“
[John, Tobler, 1992, NME Rock 'N' Roll Years, 1st, Reed International Books Ltd, London, 272, CN 5585]
„I may make you feel but I can't make you think
Your sperm's in the gutter, your love's in the sink.“
"Thick As a Brick".
Thick as a Brick (1972)