Cheap Day Return Song Lyrics

Jethro Tull

Jethro Tull Aqualung cover art
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On Preston platform do your soft shoe shuffle dance.
Brush away the cigarette ash that's falling down your pants

And then you sadly wonder does the nurse treat your old man the way she should.
She made you tea, asked for your autograph - what a laugh.

Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Aqualung
  • 2 Cross-Eyed Mary
  • 3 Cheap Day Return
  • 4 Mother Goose
  • 5 Wond’ring Aloud
  • 6 Up to Me
  • 7 My God
  • 8 Hymn 43
  • 9 Slipstream
  • 10 Locomotive Breath
  • 11 Wind-Up


  • credits


    publisher: ©BMG RIGHTS MANAGEMENT US, LLC
    writers: Ian Anderson
    album: Track 3 in album Aqualung
    release date: 1971-3-19
    popularity : 66 users have visited this page.
    genres: Rock Non-Music Pop
    styles: Classic Rock/Prog Rock/Acoustic/Folk
    length: 1:24
    producer: Terry Ellis and Ian Anderson
    conductor: Dee Palmer
    vocal: Ian Anderson
    engineer: John Burns
    percussion & drums: Clive Bunker
    piano & mellotron & organ: John Evan
    flute & acoustic guitar: Ian Anderson
    orchestrator: Dee Palmer
    electric guitar & descant recorder / soprano recorder: Martin Barre
    treble recorder / alto recorder & bass guitar: Jeffrey Hammond Hammond
    composer: Ian Anderson
    lyricist: Ian Anderson

    Album Information

    label: Chrysalis
    country(area): United Kingdom
    format: 12" Vinyl
    script: Latin