Martin Barre Performs Classic Jethro Tull With Dee Palmer and Clive Bunker at the Harvester
450 Franklin Street
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
…In 1969, a band of four English musicians arrived in New York and literally took America bystorm. Over the next 50 years, this legendary band accumulated over 65 million record sales and a following of loyal fans. This band was Jethro Tull. At the centre of Tull’s unique sound is guitarist Martin Barre. Renowned for his formidable mastery of historic rifts, power chords and soaring melodic solos. Martin is celebrating the history of Jethro Tull, with a ‘Tour of Tours’. He will be bringing two very special guests – Dee Palmer and Clive Bunker; both of whom performed with Tull for many years. The show will also feature a special multimedia presentation that, together with the music, highlights the 50 years of Jethro Tull musical career.
Clive Bunker - was the original drummer with Tull and played on Stand Up, Benefit & Aqualung.He was part of the original band that stormed the USA from 1969
Dee Palmer – arranged string, brass, and woodwind parts for Jethro Tull songs in the late 1960sthrough to the present day. Formally joining the group in 1976, playing keyboards on albums, including Songs from The Wood, Heavy Horses & Stormwatch
The tour ‘Martin Barre performs Classic Jethro Tull’ will be supported by Martin’s “50 years ofTull” album released worldwide.
For tickets and more information, visit Harvester-Music.com or call 540-GUITARS (484-8277).