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Jack Bruce Sunshine Of Your Love Tribute Screening

On the 14th May 2018, Jack Bruce would have been 75. As it was family, friends and fans gathered in London that evening to celebrate the man and his music. One of the world’s greatest bass players, his influences extended from folk to world music and all points in between, though he will always remembered foremost as part of the ...

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Jethro Tull celebrate Golden Anniversary

Way back in 1968 on the 2nd of February when the Marquee Club was on Wardour Street a band with a penchant for rock, blues and something a little different stopped changing their name and first performed under one that stuck, Jethro Tull and later that year they would release an album titled This Was on the fledgling Island record ...

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Jethro Tull – The String Quartets: Songs And Horses

With Jethro Tull – The String Quartets still some months ahead and not due until 24th March, Ian Anderson, John O’Hara, and the Carducci Quartet have released another song from their re-imagining of Jethro Tull songs given a classical flavour with the instrumental ‘Songs And Horses’. ‘Songs And Horses’ is an adaptation of two Jethro Tull numbers, ‘Songs From The ...

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Jethro Tull Go Classical

Jethro Tull The String Quartets is an album of classic Jethro Tull songs by Ian Anderson, arranged for classical string quartet to be released on 24th March 2017 by BMG. Former Jethro Tull members Anderson and keyboard player John O’Hara had been discussing the prospect of a specially conceived album of such material, and when they saw The Carducci Quartet at the London Symphony Orchestra’s LSO St ...

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Ian Anderson Visits Real Jethro Tull’s Grave

On Wednesday 2nd September, Ian Anderson – founder member of prog-rock band Jethro Tull – went to St Bartholomew’s Church in Lower Basildon, near Pangbourne, to visit a memorial of the band’s namesake, who is buried at the church. 18th century agriculturalist Jethro Tull is celebrated as the father of modern farming, and is famous for perfecting the horse drawn seed drill ...

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Behind the Scenes of Jethro Tull the Rock Opera

As previously reported by RAMzine, Ian Anderson will be touring the UK this September, telling the story of the original Jethro Tull’s Life reimagined in the near future  and illustrated with some of the best known material from his classic Jethro Tull repertoire. Anderson has made a brief promotional video to promote the tour with a full listing of dates. ...

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Anderson, Focus, Caravan and more for HRH Prog 4

Tickets are now on-sale for HRH Prog 4! The festival has recently announced it’s first acts: Ian Anderson, Focus, Caravan, The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown, The Enid, Curved Air, Solstice, September Code and Twinscapes! Anderson, who’ll perform a set of Jethro Tull songs, recently said: “The repertoire of Tull has been a huge part of my life over the last 47 ...

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Jethro Tull – The Rock Opera

Progressive rock pioneer Ian Anderson has announced six dates of a 2015 UK tour, titled Jethro Tull – The Rock Opera. The shows will take place in September, with tickets on general sale from 9th March. Jethro Tull – The Rock Opera honours that 18th Century English agriculturalist after whom the band was named back in 1968. The shows tell the ...

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