Martin Barre Celebrating 50 Years of Jethro Tull in America A 2019 US Concert Tour Showcasing Tull’s Music History With Official Tull Band Members: Martin Barre/Clive Bunker/Jonathan Noyce
April 26 at 8:00 pm
MARTIN BARRE has played on all the Tull albums over the years and his riffs and writing have been a major part of selling 65million Jethro Tull albums worldwide. Martin won a Grammy for his playing on Crest of a Knave and is regularly in the polls for his guitar playing. Martin plays mandolin as well as flute.
Clive Bunker – played drums on Stand Up/Benefit/Aqualung etc.
Clive was part of the historic band that stormed the USA from 1969 onwards.
Jonathan Noyce – played bass on more than 10 Tull albums. Clive is a highly recognized musician, playing with many famous bands including Gary Moor and Gentle Giant.
Martin Barre has been the guitarist of Jethro Tull for 43 years, his sound and playing having been a major factor in their success. Album sales have exceeded 60 million units and they continue to be played worldwide, representing an important part of classic rock history.Martin’s guitar playing has earned him a high level of respect and recognition; he was voted 25th best solo ever in the USA and 20th best solo ever in the UK for his playing on ‘Aqualung’. His playing on the album ‘Crest of a Knave’ earned him a Grammy award in 1988.As well as numerous Jethro Tull albums, Martin has worked with many other artists including Paul McCartney, Phil Collins, Gary Moore, Jo Bonamassa and Chris Thompson and has shared a stage with such legends as Hendrix, Fleetwood Mac, Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin.