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Feb-June
1996

songs played on tour

There were 70 scheduled Jethro Tull concerts in 1996.
This page lists August-November, whilst February-June dates are here.

We're still unsure of several setlists - can you help?


July? '96Ian's home studio?, UK
 
Ian made use of his unexpected free time by starting work on a solo album.
26-7/7/96Hofstra UniversityHempstead, NY. USA
 
US Tull Convention
No band members present, but past members Glenn Cornick and John Evan made guest appearences with Heresy:
Friday: With Glenn: Living In The Past; with Glenn & John: We Used To Know; with Glenn: Nothing Is Easy, To Cry You A Song, Inside
Saturday: With Glenn: Inside, Witches Promise

 

Aug/Sept: Joint tour with Emerson, Lake & Palmer.
18/8/96Darien Lakes Performing Arts CenterDarien Lake, NY. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Cheap Day Return, Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Empty Café, Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Keyboard solo, Farm On The Freeway, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March, Thick As A Brick (reprise)
19/8/96Kingswood Music TheaterVaughan (Toronto), Canada
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Keyboard solo, Farm On The Freeway, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March
21/8/96Montage MountainScranton, Pa. USA
22/8/96Garden State Arts CenterHolmdel, NJ. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Keyboard Solo, Farm On The Freeway, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March, Thick As A Brick (reprise)
Italicised tracks unconfirmed.
23/8/96Merriweather Post PavilionColumbia, Md. USA
25/8/96Meadows Music TheaterHartford, Ct. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Hunting Girl, My God, Aquadiddley, Locomotive Breath, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March, Thick As A Brick (reprise)
Italicised tracks unconfirmed.
26/8/96Great Woods Arts CenterMansfield, Ma. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy/Keyboard Solo, Hunting Girl, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
27/8/96State Fair GrandstandSyracuse, NY. NYC, USA
29/8/96Star PavilionHershey, Pa. USA
30/8/96Jones Beach TheaterWantagh, NY. USA
 A Day At The Beach
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, We Used To Know, Dangerous Veils, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Hunting Girl, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March
31/8/96Blockbuster/Sony CenterCamden, NJ. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, We Used To Know, Dangerous Veils, Up The 'Pool, Pibroch/Outer Circle (inst.), Beside Myself, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Keyboard Solo, Hunting Girl, My God, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
1/9/96Miller Lite RiverplexWest Homestead, Pa. USA
 
Set included:
Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath
3/9/96Nautica StageCleveland, Oh. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, Up The 'Pool, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
4/9/96Polaris AmphitheaterColumbus, Oh. USA
 Tull Discover Columbus
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March
5/9/96Pine Knob Music TheaterClarkston, Mi. USA
6/9/96Riverbend Music TheaterCincinnati, Oh. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Barre Instrumental, Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/ Thick As A Brick (reprise)
7/9/96World Music TheaterTinley Park, Il. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Outer Circle, Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/ Thick As A Brick (reprise)
8/9/96The MarkMoline, Il. USA
 
Tull performed before ELP, due to the death of Martin's father.
In A Stone Circle/Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
10/9/96Northrup AuditoriumMinneapolis, Mn. USA
11/9/96Marcus AmphitheaterMilwaukee, Wi. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/ Thick As A Brick (reprise)
13/9/96Riverport AmphitheaterSt Louis, Mo. USA
14/9/96Sandstone AmphitheaterBonner Springs, Ks. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose, We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old To Rock'N'Roll/Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
15/9/96Riverfest AmphitheaterLittle Rock, Ar. USA
 
Cancelled, possibly by the promoter, not the band.
16/9/96Fiddlers Green AmphitheaterEnglewood, Co. USA
 
Cancelled
18/9/96Desert Sky PavilionPhoenix, Az. USA
19/9/96Aladdin Hotel TheaterLas Vegas, Nv. USA
20/9/96Open Air TheaterSan Diego, Ca. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose,We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
21/9/96Irvine MeadowsLaguna Hills, Ca. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose,We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
22/9/96Universal AmphitheaterLA, Ca. USA
24/9/96PavilionConcord, Ca. USA
 
In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Bourée, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Mother Goose,We Used To Know, Outer Circle (inst.), Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Keyboard Solo, My God, Hunting Girl, Nothing Is Easy, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
25/9/96AmphitheaterReno, Nv. USA
27/9/96The Gorge AmphitheaterGeorge, Wa. USA
28/9/96L.B.Day AmphitheaterSalem, Or. USA
29/9/96State University Pavilion, BSUBoise, Id. USA
30/9/96US release of 'The Ultimate Box Set'
Containing: Letter from Ian, 'Complete Lyrics' book, '25th Anniversary' video, 'Aqualung 25th Anniversary Special Edition' CD, 'Aqualung' picture disc LP.
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UK tour - no support artist.
11/11/96PavilionsPlymouth, UK
 
Intro: In A Stone Circle, Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Beside Myself, Misère, One Brown Mouse, Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Bourée, Bungle In The Jungle, Salamander, Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Jack-In-The-Green, We Used To Know, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Instrumental, My God, Hunting Girl, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dogs In The Midwinter (inst.)/Dambusters March
13/11/96St Davids HallCaerdydd, UK
14/11/96Conference CentreBournemouth, UK
16/11/96Leisure CentreHereford, UK
 When The Clock Hits Midnight
Intro (In A Stone Circle), Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Beside Myself, Misère, One Brown Mouse, Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Bourée, Bungle In The Jungle, Life Is A Long Song, Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Jack-In-The-Green, We Used To Know, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, Instrumental, My God, Hunting Girl, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley, Cross-Eyed Mary/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
17/11/96HexagonReading, UK
 The Birthday Concert
Martin's 50th birthday, so he performed three of his own songs, sung by Maggie Reeday, Joy Russel & Ian ? (not Anderson!), backed by Tull (without Ian).
Intro (In A Stone Circle), Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Beside Myself, Misère, One Brown Mouse, Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Bourée, Bungle In The Jungle - [Interval] - Time After Time, A Blues For All Reasons, The Potion, Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Jack-In-The-Green, We Used To Know, In The Times Of India, Nothing Is Easy, My God, Hunting Girl, Locomotive Breath, Aquadiddley/Cross-Eyed Mary/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
18/11/96DomeBrighton, UK
20/11/96Civic HallGuildford, UK
 Guildford '96
May have been originally scheduled for the Brentwood Centre, Brentwood, but later moved to Guildford.
Intro (In A Stone Circle), Aqualung, Thick As A Brick, Dangerous Veils, In The Grip Of Stronger Stuff, Beside Myself, Misère, One Brown Mouse, Songs From The Wood/Too Old to Rock'N'Roll.../Heavy Horses, Bourée, Bungle In The Jungle, Life Is A Long Song, Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Jack-In-The-Green, We Used To Know, Outer Circle, Nothing Is Easy, In The Times Of India, My God, Hunting Girl, Locomotive Breath, Cross-Eyed Mary/Dambuster's March/Thick As A Brick (reprise)
21/11/96Leisure CentreBrentwood, UK
 
The existence of this show was in doubt, but has been confirmed by a ticket stub.
22/11/96King Georges HallBlackburn, UK
24/11/96BarbicanYork, UK
25/11/96St Georges HallBradford, UK
26/11/96DerngateNorthampton, UK
30/11/96Woodville HallsGravesend, UK
  The Conventional Flautist
UK Tull Convention, featuring IA, Andrew Giddings & Jon Noyce, plus David Palmer, Blodwyn Pig, Solstice (incl. Clive Bunker) & Wild Turkey (without Glenn Cornick)
IA & D.Palmer: Elegy
IA & Solstice: Circles
IA, Andrew & Jon: Mother Goose, Up The 'Pool, Bourée
IA, Mick A., Clive & Mick Summerland: My Sunday Feeling, It's Breaking Me Up, Serenade To A Cuckoo, A Song For Jeffrey

In Concert, Aqualung 25th Anniversary Special Edition

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