30 Years Ago: Metallica Lose Metal Grammy to Jethro Tull
An attempt to appear up-to-date backfired in 1989 when prog-rock icons were given award instead of heavier favorites.
Jethro Tull Ex Martin Barre Recalls His ’Horrible’ First Show
Guitarist thinks audience may have thought costume problem was “Druid blood ceremony.”
Cars, ZZ Top, Jethro Tull Stars Join William Shatner’s New Christmas Album
Classic rockers line up to help Captain Kirk sing holiday favorites.
How a Handshake Deal on an Iconic Jethro Tull Cover Went Bad
Burton Silverman is the typically uncredited, wildly underpaid cover artist behind 'Aqualung,' Jethro Tull's best-known album.
Jethro Tull Announce Two 50th Anniversary Compilations
Jethro Tull's ongoing 50th anniversary celebration will include the release of two new career-spanning compilations.
Jethro Tull Announce 40th-Anniversary ‘Heavy Horses’ Reissue
Jethro Tull will mark their 50th anniversary in 2018 — and part of the celebration will include a deluxe 40th-anniversary reissue of the band's 11th studio album, 'Heavy Horses.'
Ian Anderson Announces ‘Jethro Tull 50th Anniversary’ Tour
Ian Anderson has unveiled a series of North American dates to celebrate Jethro Tull's 50th anniversary.
Revisiting Jethro Tull’s Grammy-Winning ‘Crest of a Knave’
It’s unlikely that Jethro Tull leader Ian Anderson ever thought his band would be spoken of alongside Metallica,
How Jethro Tull Tried to ‘Out-Prog’ Everybody With ‘Thick as a Brick’
Ian Anderson fashioned this as response to reviews which described 1971's 'Aqualung' as a concept album.
Ian Anderson Explains Why ‘Jethro Tull’ Are a Living Legacy, Not a Band
It's been almost 20 years since an album of new original material was released under the Jethro Tull banner, but bandleader Ian Anderson still performs the group's music.