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9 thoughts on “ Cross Eyed Mary

  1. Jethro Tull "Cross-Eyed Mary": Who would be a poor man, a beggarman, a thief If he had a rich man in his hand And who would steal t.
  2. Print and Download Cross-Eyed Mary sheet music. Music notes for Guitar TAB sheet music by Jethro Tull Ian Anderson: Hal Leonard - Digital Sheet Music at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music. (HX).Brand: Hal Leonard - Digital Sheet Musi.
  3. Written and recorded when Rock and Roll was still evolving, raw and wild - synthesizers my lily whites - and the tempo drives a listener through any task. Cross-eyed Mary may have some out dated terms, but its gritty, and pragmatically hard, point remains timeless. In the land of the blind, the one eyed man /5(16).
  4. The second song on the Aqualung album, “Cross-Eyed Mary” introduces another character in the thematic work–a lecherous woman who, like the title character, lurks on the perimeter of society and is something of an outcast.. Frontman Ian Anderson says that a painting inspired the song: “I write songs a lot with visual references, perhaps because I originally studied art and was going to.
  5. Cross-eyed Mary finds it hard to get along. She's a poor man's rich girl and she'll do it for a song. She's the rich man stealer but her favour's good and strong. She's the Robin Hood of Highgate, helps the poor man get along. Laughing in the playground gets no kicks from little boys.
  6. Feb 19,  · Cross-Eyed Mary · Jethro Tull Aqualung ℗ Parlophone Records Ltd, a Warner Music Group Company Drums: Clive Bunker Percussion: Clive Bunker Flute: Ian Anderson Lead Vocals: Ian Anderson Backing Vocals: Ian Anderson Bass Guitar: Jeffrey Hammond Engineer: John Burns Mellotron: John Evan Piano: John Evan Electric Guitar: Martin Barre.
  7. General Comment "'Cross-Eyed Mary' is a song about another form of low life, but more humorous. It's about a schoolgirl prostitute but not in such coarse terms. She goes with dirty old men because she's doing them a favour, giving people what they want because it makes them happy. It's a fun kind of song."5/5(1).
  8. Hey, cross-eyed Mary finds it hard to get along She's a poor man's rich girl and she'll do it for a song She's a rich man stealer but her favour's good and strong She's the Robin Hood of Highgate.
  9. Cross-Eyed Mary guitar tab by Jethro Tull with free online tab player. One accurate version. Recommended by The Wall Street Journal.

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