Great News has just come in that Alan will be joining Martin Barre on his European Tour this Autumn. Dates and further details will be forthcoming in the next few weeks. For those of you who need to be reminded about Martin, read on! Martin Barre has been the guitarist of Jethro Tull for 43 years, his sound and playing having been a major factor in their success. 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.