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Ian Scott Anderson, MBE (b. 1947) is a Scottish singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known for his work as the leader and flautist of British rock band Jethro Tull.

Anderson was born on 10th August 1947, the youngest of three children. He spent the first part of his childhood in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was influenced by his father's big band and jazz records and the emergence of rock music, though…

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  • Genius. I would say he's one of the best musicians of the 20th century.
  • One of the best musicians in modern times, this man.
  • TAAB live made my month. What a wonderful concert that was and to relive it is the next best thing! My favorite song ever written :D
  • "Homo Erraticus" - Could it get any better?
  • The more I listen to Homo Erraticus, the more I enjoy it. No "radio ready" type tunes except for maybe Cold Dead Reckoning but taken as a whole it is quite latter day brilliant. Puer Ferox Adventus is my favorite track.
  • Love the new album!
  • News: Ian Anderson New Album Homo Erraticus To Be Released On April: http://www.progshine.net/2014/02/news-ian-anderson-new-album-homo.html
  • "The delight in making music is that you don't have a formula." - Ian Anderson of the legendary Jethro Tull talks Thick as Brick, Frank Zappa and tackling "the unstoppable population expansion of planet Earth" on "Locomotive Breath": http://www.songfacts.com/blog/interviews/ian_anderson_the_delight_in_making_music_is_that_you_don_t_have_a_formula_/
  • http://www.lastfm.ru/music/3000+run

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