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Ian Anderson - Jerry Ewing interview (edit) (taken from Homo Erraticus Deluxe Edition)

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Published on Feb 20, 2014

For more info on Homo Erraticus visit: http://kscopemusic.com/iananderson
Order the Deluxe Edition: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Deluxe
CD+DVD-V: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-CDDVDV
2LP: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Vinyl
Download: http://smarturl.it/Erraticus_Download
Stream: http://smarturl.it/HOMO_STREAMING

Ian Anderson discusses his new album 'Homo Erraticus' with Prog Magazine editor Jerry Ewing. Homo Erraticus is the third album to feature Gerald Bostock, who first appeared in 1972′s Jethro Tull release 'Thick As A Brick', then returned in Anderson's 'Thick As A Brick 2' in 2012.

In the clip he explains how the "political hot potato" of migration inspired Homo Erraticus, observing: "As Gerald Bostock says, 'We're all from somewhere else -- get over it.'"
The full interview is available as part of 'Homo Erraticus' Deluxe Edition is OUT NOW via Anderson's imprint Calliandra Records and Kscope.

PRESS RELEASE

Legendary prog pioneer Ian Anderson has announced the imminent release of new studio album Homo Erraticus. The record will be out NOW on the artist's own label imprint Calliandra Records in conjunction with Kscope, to coincide with Anderson's 2014 UK tour.

In 1972 Jethro Tull released iconic concept album Thick As A Brick, based on a poem by child prodigy Gerald Bostock; in 2012, as fans wondered what happened to Bostock, Ian Anderson explored the different paths his life might have taken in Thick As A Brick 2. With Homo Erraticus enfant prodigy Gerald is back for real.

Following a 40 years' political career, Bostock reunited with Anderson taking the role of tour manager on a string of shows. Homo Erraticus marks his return to songwriting, and it's based on an unpublished manuscript by amateur historian Ernest T. Parritt (1865-1928).

In Homo Erraticus Parritt examines key events of British history with a string of prophecies stretching to the current day and the future; visions of past lives caused by the delirium of malaria generate the characters through whose eyes the stories are told, including a nomadic Neolithic settler, an iron Age blacksmith, a Christian monk, a turnpike innkeeper and even Prince Albert.

The album will be available in the current formats;

Deluxe Edition
A limited edition deluxe 4 disc set presented in a 60 page hardback book, including DVD interview disc, bonus CD with audio documentary and 'hotel demos', and a 5.1 surround mix of the album on DVD.
http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Deluxe

CD/DVD-V
A limited 2 disc digibook edition, including a 5.1 surround mix of the album on DVD and a 24 page booklet.
http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-CDDVDV

Double Vinyl
A double vinyl edition of the album pressed on heavyweight (180g) vinyl with a screen printed fourth side. Packaged in a gatefold sleeve with an 8 page booklet.
http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Vinyl

For more info on Homo Erraticus visit: http://kscopemusic.com/iananderson
Order the Deluxe Edition: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Deluxe
CD+DVD-V: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-CDDVDV
2LP: http://smarturl.it/HomoErraticus-Vinyl
Download: http://smarturl.it/Erraticus_Download
Stream: http://smarturl.it/HOMO_STREAMING
http://www.kscopemusic.com/artists/ia...

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