Jethro Tull Autographs for sale
Jethro Tull Autographs for sale. Ian Anderson, Martin Barre, John Evan, Clive Bunker, Doane Perry, Barriemore Barlow, Glenn Cornick, Jeffrey Hammond and Dave Pegg.
A British rock group. Formed in Luton, Bedfordshire, on December 20, 1967. Initially playing blues rock. As a band, they soon developed its sound to incorporate elements of British folk music and hard rock to forge a progressive rock signature. The band was led by vocalist/flutist/guitarist Ian Anderson. They featured a revolving door of lineups through the years including significant members. Such as longtime guitarist Martin Barre, keyboardist John Evan. Drummers Clive Bunker, Doane Perry, bassists Glenn Cornick, Jeffrey Hammond and Dave Pegg.
The group first achieved commercial success in 1969, with the folk-tinged blues album Stand Up, which reached No. 1 on the UK charts, and they toured regularly in the UK and the US. Their musical style shifted in the direction of progressive rock with the albums Aqualung (1971), Thick as a Brick (1972) and A Passion Play (1973), and shifted again to hard rock mixed with folk rock with Songs from the Wood (1977) and Heavy Horses (1978)
Their last works as a group to contain new material was released in 2003, though the band continued to tour until 2011. In April 2014, as he was concentrating on his solo career. Anderson said that Jethro Tull was finished. To date, Jethro Tull has sold over 60 million albums worldwide, with 11 gold and five platinum albums among them.
Rolling Stone has described them as “one of the most commercially successful and eccentric progressive rock bands.