Song of the Day – “Minstrel in the Gallery” – Jethro Tull

It is easy for “prog rock”, such as the music of Jethro Tull, to sound pretentious. But Ian Anderson always seemed to be having so much fun that it deflates any overbearing quality in the music. Look at him swinging that flute around, dressed like a demented drum major, in this clip from 1976.

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