miércoles, 22 de febrero de 2012


El álbum Thick As a Brick 2, saldrá el próximo 2 de abril y estará disponible en dos formatos, CD con el librillo de 8 páginas y una edición especial que incluirá el CD, un librillo de 16 páginas y un DVD con el álbum con mezclas en 5.1, así como mezcla estero de 24-bit, videos de la realización del álbum, entrevistas con los músicos y las letras de las canciones leídas por Ian.
El tracklist del álbum.
1. From A Pebble Thrown
2. Pebbles
3. Might-Have-Beens
4. Upper Sixth Loan Shark
5. Banker Bets, Banker Wins
6. Swing It Far
7. Adrift And Dumfounded
8. Old School Song
9. Wootton Bassett Town
10. Power And Spirit
11. Give Till It Hurts
12. Cosy Corner
13. Shunt And Shuffle
14. A Change Of Horses
15. Confessional
16. Kismet In Suburbia
17. What-Ifs, Maybes And Might-Have-Beens

martes, 14 de febrero de 2012

Ian Anderson's Thick as a Brick 2
Thick As A Brick sequel
to be released April 2nd
TAAB2 - Whatever HappenedTo Gerald Bostock? - is a full length Progressive Rock "concept" album worthy of its predecessor. Boy to man and beyond, it looks at what might have befallen the child poet Gerald Bostock in later life. Or, perhaps, any of us. To be released in two formats: the simple jewel case CD with 8-page booklet and the Special Edition with CD, audio-visual DVD and 16-page booklet. The DVD contains 5.1 surround mixes, 24-bit stereo mix, videos covering the making of the album, interviews with the musicians and the lyric reading where ian Anderson reads the lyrics in various settings. Also on the DVD are the pages of, the online update of the St Cleve Chronicle, fabled newspaper of the original album, and the multilingual lyric translations in Italian, German, Spanish, Czech, Polish and Russian. The 2012 tours feature the performance of Thick As A Brick One AND Two in most of the concerts.
Coming Soon
Ian Anderson Interviews Ian Anderson videos and the new TAAB2 album review by Adrian Stone-Mason. Streaming samples of the new album song sections.

> Ian's comments, project details> TAAB2 video promo> a glimpse of life in the slow lane
> Ian interviews himself on TAAB2
   > Part 1  > Part 2  > Part 3  > Part 4
Gerald Bostock is Alive and on Facebook®, Twitter®
From time to time fans ask whatever happened to Gerald Bostock, the boy who penned the lyrics to the classic Thick as a Brick album. Actually we didn't know but just happened to hear from him last month and he is now even on Facebook® and Twitter®. Be sure to say hello to the nearly 50 year-old.
> Gerald's Real Facebook® page
> Gerald's Real Twiiter® page