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12 April 1975
IAN INJURES ANKLE
Jethro Tull's European tour has had to be rescheduled after Ian Anderson was carried off stage at the tour's second date in Keil, Germany, with a severe ankle injury. The extent of the injury is not immediately clear and Anderson is confined to a wheelchair until doctors are certain he is able to perform again.
As a result of the rescheduling of the tour, 'M.U.', the Tull hits compilation album, has been postponed from May until September. Meanwhile, Anderson is competing in his hospital's first ever Wheelchair Time Trials. We warned him about all that performing on one leg ...
Thanks to Mike Wain for this article, and Gerrit de Geus for confirmation of source and date.