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In 1968 it seemed like a good idea to name the newly-formed band after 18th century English agriculturalist Jethro Tull. However, said singer/songwriter/flutist/guitarist/band leader Ian Anderson, nearly 50 years later, there's still always someone that mistakenly refers to him as "Jethro." It triggers "a mix of embarrassment and steam coming out of my ears," said Anderson, who presents "JETHRO TULL by Ian Anderson," accompanied by current Tull members David Goodier (bass), John O'Hara (keyboards), Florian Opahle (guitar), Scott Hammond (drums), on Aug. 13.

Although Anderson, O'Hara and Britain's Carducci String Quartet collaborated earlier this year to release an album of 12 re-imagined songs - "Jethro Tull - The String Quartets" - this concert will be a straightforward "best of Jethro Tull rock show," he said.

The show is called "JETHRO TULL by Ian Anderson" as a tribute to all 33 members that have "worked and played together as a family." It's a legacy of 30 studio and live albums, selling more than 60 million copies worldwide. JETHRO TULL by Ian Anderson is set for their Aug. 13 Musikfest date at the Sands Steel Stage at PNC Plaza in Bethlehem PA.

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