Jethro Tull ‎– This Was

Island Records ‎– ILPS 9085
Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress, Stereo, Gatefold

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A1 My Sunday Feeling 3:38
A2 Some Day The Sun Won't Shine For You 2:42
A3 Beggar's Farm 4:19
A4 Move On Alone 2:00
A5 Serenade To A Cuckoo 6:01
B1 Dharma For One 4:11
B2 It's Breaking Me Up 4:56
B3 Cat's Squirrel
Written-By – Traditional
B4 A Song For Jeffrey 3:18
B5 Round 0:50

Companies, etc.



French repress from (probably) early 70ies with the Pink Rim Palm Tree label.
Comes in export UK gatefold cover.

© Chrysalis Productions Ltd. 1968.
Jethro Tull songs published by Chrysalis Music.
'Serenade To A Cuckoo' published by Flamingo Music.

Laminated gatefold sleeve with ‘wide’ spine.
On rear sleeve:
Chrysalis logo with address "Island Records Ltd., 155 - 157 Oxford Street, London, W1, England".
‘STEREO ILPS 9085′ on rear sleeve (top right corner).
Inside gatefold unlaminated spread, overlapped glue-tab at top, ''flipback''

Recorded Thursday 13th June to Friday 23rd August, 1968 at Sound Techniques Studio, Chelsea, London.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (on label, side 1): AA 9085 1L
  • Matrix / Runout (on label, side 2): AA 9085 2L
  • Matrix / Runout (runout side 1, stamped): I L P S + 9 0 8 5 + A2
  • Matrix / Runout (runout side 2, stamped): I L P S + 9 0 8 5 + B
  • Rights Society (on label side 1): D.R. / SACEM / SACD / SGDL / SDRM
  • Rights Society (on label side 2): D.R.

Other Versions (5 of 167) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ILP 985 Jethro Tull This Was(LP, Album, Mono, Ste) Island Records ILP 985 UK 1968 Sell This Version
CHR 1041 Jethro Tull This Was(LP, Album, RE, RP, Whi) Chrysalis CHR 1041 UK 1983 Sell This Version
ILPS 9085 Jethro Tull This Was(LP, Album, RP) Island Records ILPS 9085 UK Unknown Sell This Version
GX 01-340 Jethro Tull Jethro Tull(LP, Album) Reprise Records, Gamma (4) GX 01-340 Mexico 1968 Sell This Version
RST 6336-C Jethro Tull This Was(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) Reprise Records RST 6336-C US 1968 Sell This Version