Speaking of drawing parallels, paying homage to the original Jethro Tull by way of a Rock Opera is possibly Ian’s greatest innovation for many a year but it goes without saying that whatever brilliance Jethro Tull contributed to Agriculture Ian Anderson has contributed over and above to the Music Industry and I would hope that someday, many years from now some virtuoso will award him the same honour..
The fine purveyors of sleaze rock are back with their tenth studio album. And the good news, the Gothenburg boys, now in their 21st year of existence, are as mean and salacious as always. The madness opens with the bluntly titled Don’t Mean Shit, a demonic cocktail of raw power and fearsome attitude. Jocke Berg’s robust vocals deliver with every note on a song laced with anger.