Ian Anderson Thankful Jethro Tull, Like Led Zeppelin, Never Chased Hit Singles

Ian Anderson Thankful Jethro Tull, Like Led Zeppelin, Never Chased Hit Singles Jethro Tull has had only two hits singles in the U.S. “Living in the Past” in 1969 and “Bungle in the Jungle’ in 1974. They had six in the U.K. “Love Story,””Living in the Past,””Sweet Dreams,””The Witch’s Promise,””Life […]

Jethro Tull’s 50th Anniversary – Not About Pleasing Everyone Says Ian Anderson

The band started in 1968 and there have been many members come and go. In the end, Ian Anderson, the singer and leader of the band is still at the helm. The group is touring the world this year to celebrate their anniversary but Anderson says he knows the fans […]

Interview – Ian Anderson Credits “Older Acts” for Long Jethro Tull Career

I had a chance to talk to the singer last week about the groups huge 50th Anniversary Tour. Of course, I didn’t need him ask him if he could ever have imagined the group would last 50 years. No one could have predicted that so instead I asked him how […]

Interview: Ian Anderson Addresses No Reunions For Jethro Tull’s 50th Anniversary Tour

Being a band for 50 years is a real milestone and in Jethro Tull’s case there have been over 30 members come and go. For the milestone many fans were hoping for some reunions at least with long-time guitarist Martin Barre so I asked Ian Anderson about that. (Clip 7) […]

Yes Is Re-Releasing “Fly From Here” With Trevor Horn On Vocals

Yes Is Re-Releasing “Fly From Here” With Trevor Horn On Vocals Like Zeppelin, Genesis, Jethro Tull and a few other classic bands Yes is turning 50 this year. They have the tour to celebrate and an interesting re-release, the Trevor Horn produced “Fly From Here” which now will feature Horn […]

Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson On Fame, Being Called Jethro & his Walking Dead Son In Law Andrew Lincoln

The band is set to celebrate their 50th anniversary this year. It all started for Jethro Tull in 1968 and the latest line-up will be touring the world this year. Check out dates at jethrotull.com. A few days ago I had a chance to talk to Ian Anderson on the […]

Top Genesis Studio Albums Of All Time: 50th Anniversary Edition: Poll Results

Top Genesis Studio Albums Of All Time 50th Anniversary Edition Poll Results Thanks to everyone who voted in our Genesis poll. John Beaudin has been in major market radio (Edmonton, Vancouver & Calgary) for 35 years and a music journalist since 1989. He graduated from Broadcasting school as a news […]

Top 25 Genesis Songs Of all Time, Picked By Fans, 50th Anniversary Edition

Top 25 Genesis Songs Of All Time – The Fans Speak We Received almost 12 thousand votes and interestingly we concentrated on Genesis and Prog fans in general and that really reflected in the results. Genesis has had 42 singles from 1968 and 1999. Lets see how many of them […]

Anthony Phillips Looks Back at the Making Of The First Genesis Album

“From Genesis To Revelations” was recorded in September 1968 and released the following year. Back then Genesis was Peter Gabriel on lead vocals, keyboardist Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford on guitars and bass, Drummer John Silver and Phillips on guitars. They were just kids back then Phillips was 18 and he […]