Upon first listen, I enjoyed this a lot. Big sound, unconventional song structures, great playing, very proggy, occasionally even taking side trips into Yes-land. Not sure yet if the songs are memorable; for that, I need a few more listens. Lead-off single “Hell To Pay”, a fist-pumping rocker, is not representative.
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Two framing bricks too many, maybe. Trimming them, the road not taken.
What if Barre had played? What if Ryan'd sung all?
Then it might have been good.
Judge for yourself! Hear Ian Anderson's sequel to Thick As A Brick on Spotify