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Birthday Wishes to Jethro Tull Guitarist Martin Barre

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Forever remembered as the man who brought us the guitar solo in Aqualung (not to mention delivering one of the most famous riffs in all of rock in said song), Martin Lancelot Barre celebrates his 65th birthday today, born on November 17th, 1946 in King’s Heath, Birmingham, England.  Barre has been the guitarist for Jethro Tull for over 40 years and has been on every Tull album except their debut, This Was.   Here he is showing off his axe skills in concert in 2010 (and some people think older guys can’t rock!):

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