Songs of the JETHRO TULL

Jump Start – Jethro Tull

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Law and order in darkest Knightsbridge. Crime and punishment at play. Hey, Mr. Policeman won’t you come on over. Hook me up to the power lines of your love.

Steel Monkey – Jethro Tull

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I’m a highrise jockey, and I’m heaven bound. Do the workboot shuffle, loose brains from brawn. I’m a monkey puzzle and the lid is on. Can you guess my

Thinking Round Corners – Jethro Tull

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Can’t sleep? Head spin? Don’t think in circles, it’ll do you in. Think back to the dream you had; no sense of being good or bad. Jump to the

Budapest – Jethro Tull

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(the translation wasn’t clear.) Could be a budding stately hero. International competition in a year. She was a good enough reason for a party… (well, you couldn’t keep up

Said She Was A Dancer – Jethro Tull

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She surely knew a thing or two about control. Next to the bar we hit the samovar. She almost slipped right through my fingers. It was snowing outside and

Heavy Horses – Jethro Tull

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An October’s day, towards evening. Sweat embossed veins standing proud to the rlough Salt on a deep chest seasoning. Last of the line at an honest day’s toil Turning

Later, That Some Evening – Jethro Tull

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Later, she had early warning from a hidden fone Checked with the embassy – she might have been a million miles away Should I circulate her likeness at all

Sparrow On The Schoolyard Wall – Jethro Tull

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You wanna sit in judgement, looking down from the roof? Try a wee sensation; but first you have to want to join in. You should be, should be raging

Dogs In The Midwinter – Jethro Tull

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when things are stacked up bad? You look around and every face you see seems guaranteed to send you mad. And you peer into those hallowed institutions. And they

Another Christmas Song – Jethro Tull

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Hope everyone’s connected to that long distance phone. Old man, he’s a mountain. Old man, he’s an island. Old man he’s a-waking says ” I’m going to call, call

Like A Tall Thin Girl – Jethro Tull

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I’d rather do a Vindaloo: take away is what I want. I was down at the old Bengal, having telephoned a treat when I saw her framed in the

Wounded, Old And Treacherous – Jethro Tull

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Don’t mean to get in anybody’s way. The Gods seem willing: sun’s in the sky. Old crows cawing as the straight crows fly. There was a time when love

Crazed Institution – Jethro Tull

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Just a little 3-chord trick embedded in your platform soul You can wear a gold Piaget on your Semaphore wrist You can dance the old adage with a new

Heat – Jethro Tull

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And the boys are gunning For heads on a tin plate – You can hear the football Softly in the back yard And the black Jack is called Face

Velvet Green – Jethro Tull

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Scots Pine growing. Isn’t it rare to be taking the air, shinning – Walking on Velvet Green. Walking on Velvet Green Distant cows lowing. NNever a care: with you

Crossfire – Jethro Tull

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And a man with a gun at the door Someone’s crawling on te roof above – All the media here for the show I’ve been waiting for our friends

Beside Myself – Jethro Tull

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In the streets of Bombay. Cities like this have no shame, no shame: Indeed, why should they? Out in the middle distance, several tragedies are playing. I’m beside myself.

Rock Island – Jethro Tull

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Lights wink out in the canyon walls. Two old boys in a stolen racer. Black rubber contrails in the unwashed halls. And all roads out of here seem to

Dangerous Veils – Jethro Tull

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Throwing softer shadows on a covered face. Sister, silent to the likes of me – Pay my respects to her propriety. Is this some crazy woman here, Dancing behind

Cup Of Wonder – Jethro Tull

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But we accept your invitation, and would bring you Beltane’s flower. For the May Day is the great day, sung along the old straight track. And those who ancient

Something’s On The Move – Jethro Tull

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rare gems upon her fingers and she came from distant waters where Northern Lights explode to celebrate the dawning of the new wastes of winter gathering royal momentum, on

The Whaler’s Dues – Jethro Tull

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It’s the whaler’s dues. I’ve been running borrowed time, if truth’s to be told. Two whales in the ocean, cruising the night Search for each other before we turn

Watching Me Watching You – Jethro Tull

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He’s watching me watching the trains go by And they move so fast – Boy, they really fly He’s still watching me watching you watching the trains go by

Flying Dutchman – Jethro Tull

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Standing by the harbour wall; warm wishes sending children on the cold sea swell – not fishers of men – gone to chase away the last herring: come empty

Dark Ages – Jethro Tull

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said the lady in her parlour said the butler in the hall. Is there time for another? said the drunkard in his sleep. Not likely said the little child.

The Rattlesnake Trail – Jethro Tull

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And I’m falling on my head, lifting feet on lead – Now it’s got me baying at the moon. Well, there’s a race on for tomorrow. I’m stretching out

Working John, Working Joe – Jethro Tull

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I was taught to hold out my hand And for my pay I worked an honest day And took what pittance I could win Now I’m a working John

Mountain Men – Jethro Tull

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A thin moon slips behind them as they pull the net with no betraying light. And later on the coast road, I meet them and the old man winks

Protect And Survive – Jethro Tull

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8 lbs. of over pressure wave seemed to glue him to the wall They said protect and you’ll survive E. M. P. took out the radio – ( and