It just keeps getting better for Jethro Tull fans. Fresh off a 40th anniversary reissue of ‘Thick as a Brick,’ and longtime frontman Ian Anderson’s ‘Thick as a Brick 2′ sequel project, Tull will release treasure trove of live performances spanning three-and-a-half decades from 1970 through 2005.
The massive four-DVD set from Eagle Rock, called ‘Around the World Live,’ will nopt disappoint. Favorites like ‘Aqualung,’ ‘Locomotive Breath’ and ‘Thick as a Brick’ are featured, of course, along with a number of other previously unreleased live performances.
Highlights include Tull’s 1970 appearance at the Isle of Wight Festival, as well as selections from stops at Tampa, Fla. in 1976; a trio of dates in Germany between 1980-86 in Munich, Dortmund and Loreley; at Santiago, Chile in 1996; Hilversum, Holland in 1999; London in 2001; Montreux in 2003; and Lugano, Switzerland, 2005.