Jethro Tull Thick as a Brick (The 2012 Steven Wilson Stereo Remix) 180g LP
The 2012 Steven Wilson Stereo Remix Pressed on 180g
Vinyl! Includes 24-Page Booklet!
Jethro Tull's "Thick as a Brick," released in 1972, was the group's fifth studio
album and is noted for containing only one song (in 2 parts).
Jethro Tull are a unique phenomenon in popular music history. Their mix of hard
rock; folk melodies; blues licks; surreal, impossibly dense lyrics; and overall
profundity defied easy analysis, but that didn't dissuade fans from giving them
11 gold and five platinum albums. Formed in 1967 by Ian Anderson, Jethro Tull
went on to sell over 60 million albums worldwide and become one of the most
commercially successful and eccentric progressive-rock bands.
Thick as a Brick is the fifth studio album by Jethro Tull, originally released
in 1972 and was deliberately crafted in the style of a concept album. The
original packaging was designed like a fold-out newspaper, and claims the album
to be a musical adaptation of an epic poem by an 8-year old genius, though the
lyrics were actually written by the band's frontman, Ian Anderson. Rolling Stone
magazine called Thick as a Brick "one of rock's most sophisticated and
The 2012 Steven Wilson Remix:
Steven Wilson is a musician and producer and is well known as the founder, lead
guitarist, singer and songwriter of the progressive rock band Porcupine Tree.
Wilson is involved in an ongoing project remixing the back catalogue of King
Crimson into MLP (Meridian Lossless Packaging) 5.1 and new stereo mixes. He is
also remixing the back catalogue of Jethro Tull, including this one Thick as a
Brick, in 2012.
• 180g Vinyl
• Features Original Artwork
• 2012 Steven Wilson Stereo Remix
• 24-Page Booklet
1. Thick As A Brick (Part 1) (2012 remix)
2. Thick As A Brick (Part 2) (2012 remix)