Jethro Tull's Locomotive Breath Video Live in Chicago 2012

Jethro Tull's Ian Anderson performs Locomotive Breath as the encore on this 40th Anniversary Tour of Thick As A Brick 2012 Live in Chicago. 

This video is of Locomotive Breath, the show's Encore. Ian's solo band features two members of Jethro Tull: David Goodier on bass, and John O'Hara on keyboards and orchestration (see our interview and profile at 

Florian Opahle, guitarist, has been associated with Ian since 2003, and Scott Hammond joins the band with a jazz background. In a break from tradition, Ian has included Ryan O'Donnell, a veteran of rock musicals such as Quadrophenia, to the touring group,"work(ing) for Ian as vocals, mime and general stage tomfoolery". 

Separately, Martin Barre is touring with his own band -- Martin Barre's New Day -- playing mostly material from the Jethro Tull songbook See our interview and profile of Martin here

Also see our video of Locomotive Breath, encore to Jethro Tull's most recent US concert in the USA, commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Aqualung

For more, see our articles, images and videos:
-- Four Centuries of Jethro Tull:
-- Ian Anderson: The Complete 2010 Solo Tour Interview:
-- Ian Anderson 2010 Chicago Concert Review:
-- Images from Tull's 2010 Chicago show
-- Ian Anderson and John O'Hara in 2010: Bach Prelude in C Major
-- Ian Anderson and Band in 2010: Bach's Bouree