New Year/New Website Update from Ian Anderson


Hello everyone. Thanks for visiting the updated IA/Tull website. There is a new look and some new features for you to enjoy in 2017. Tour dates are being added to all the time as contracts with promoters are exchanged and tickets actually go on sale. For our North American pals there are three tours scheduled for this year so watch … Read More

Ian Anderson to play London show with Mandoki Soulmates in March

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Ian Anderson will join the Mandoki Soulmates in March for a show in London. The Mandoki Soulmates shows in March 2017 will feature Leslie Mandoki alongside guests Al Di Meola, Chris Thompson, Nick Van Eede, Tony Carey, Randy Brecker, John Helliwell, Bill Evans, Udo Lindenberg, Bobby Kimball, Till Brönner and Szakcsi Lakatos Béla. Soulmates Wings of Freedom Tour Teaser 1 … Read More

‘Ring Out These Bells (Ring Out, Solstice Bells)’ from ‘The String Quartets’

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Watch Ian Anderson and the Carducci string quartet perform ‘Ring Out These Bells (Ring Out, Solstice Bells)’, taken from the new album ‘The String Quartets’. The String Quartets is a new album by Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson and the Carducci Quartet featuring the classic songs of Jethro Tull, arranged and orchestrated by John O’Hara. Ian plays flute on most of … Read More

Greg Lake: 1947 – 2016


So sorry to hear of the passing of the Great Gregorio. I thought of him only last night here in the big church in Reykjavik where I am for a couple of Christmas concerts. Greg gave of his time and generous spirit to guest with us at Canterbury and Salisbury Cathedrals a few years ago for fund raising on behalf … Read More

Jethro Tull Stand Up ‘The Elevated Edition’ out now!


A 2016 2cd/1dvd ‘Elevated Edition’ of Jethro Tull’s brilliant 1969 sophomore release featuring stereo and 5.1 mixes by Steven Wilson. Highlights include: * Original album and bonus tracks (including a previously unreleased Bouree) mixed in 5.1 surround and stereo by Steven Wilson. * 96/24 flat transfer of the original stereo master tapes, and the original mono and stereo mixes of … Read More

Ian Anderson guests on the new TILES album “Pretending 2 Run”


Detroit-based prog-rockers TILES have released their new 2-CD concept album “Pretending 2 Run” – which features Jethro Tull flautist Ian Anderson on the song “Midwinter”. Produced by Terry Brown (Rush), “Pretending 2 Run” is an ambitious and richly crafted song cycle that spins the tale of a man blindsided and disillusioned by betrayal. Brooding and expressive, the band explores the … Read More