Genesis to Release Career-Spanning Anthology
Spanning 42 years, the 37-track set documents the band's history with classic Genesis material as well as selections from the solo careers of Steve Hackett, Mike Rutherford/Mike + The Mechanics, Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Peter Gabriel. Chronologically ordered, R-KIVE features Genesis's biggest hits, including "Invisible Touch," "Turn It On Again," "Land of Confusion,"' and "I Can't Dance."
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Daryl Stuermer and Nora Collins support inaugural Rock Be Their Voice concert
The inaugural Rock Be Their Voice concert took place Saturday, Sept. 13 in Milwaukee and raised awareness of the devastating effects that domestic violence, animal abuse and bullying have on society.
Genesis ? Sum of the Parts to Premiere 10/10 on Showtime
Invisible Touch, Throwing It All Away, Against All Odds, In the Air Tonight, Sledgehammer, I Can't Dance, In Your Eyes...just a few of the songs that defined a generation from an iconic band and its individual members who have defied genre over their nearly five-decade run, both together and apart. GENESIS - SUM OF THE PARTS, a 90-minute documentary premiering Friday, October 10th at 8 p.m. on SHOWTIME, reunites the multi-Platinum-selling, Grammy-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted band to tell personal accounts of their rise to fame and fortune, first with Peter Gabriel and later Phil Collins as lead vocalists, and through their respective solo careers.
LIVE: King Crimson @ The Egg, 9/9&10/14
Take your own stab at spelling it out, but the opening strains of "21st Century Schizoid Man" sent yet another thrilling shiver through The Egg last Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Another? Well, geez, it was competing with the performance premiere of "One More Red Nightmare" , the barbed art crunch of "Red" and the righteous skronk of "Sailor's Tale" .
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Craig Allen says: 'Meet Talk Talk'
It was the mid-80's, and "New Wave" was all the rage when the world met the band that named themselvestwice As I was playing their biggest hit on "Saturday Night Jersey 80's" a few weeks ago, it occurred to me that I should research the band "Talk Talk." The band started as a foursome, consisting of: main songwriter and vocalist Mark Hollis, drummer Lee Harris, Paul Webb on bass guitar, and Simon Brenner on keyboards.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Peter Gabriel, Rick Wakeman Honored at 2014 Progressive Music Awards
Peter Gabriel and longtime Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman were among the honorees at the third annual edition of the Progressive Music Awards, held Thursday at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London. The awards were established in 2012 by Prog magazine.
Mike Rutherford Of Genesis Has Lots Of News
Mike Rutherford stopped by to tell us about the huge treasure trove of Genesis material about to hit stores soon. There's the CD: Sum of the Parts.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Peter Gabriel Named Prog God At Rock Awards
Peter Gabriel was named a Prog God at the 2014 Progressive Music Awards in London on Thursday. The former Genesis star was honored for his pioneering contribution to the world of prog rock.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
EntertainmentSteve Poltz to tour with Mike & Mechanics
Being a gifted troubadour who is also a very funny guy is paying off in an unexpected way for Steve Poltz , the veteran San Diego solo artist, leader of local favorites The Rugburns and early mentor to Jewel in the mid 1990s. At least it's paying off when it comes to next year's North American tour by Mike & The Mechanics.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Restored Version of Genesis Concert Film Three Sides Live Due Out in November
The classic 1982 Genesis concert film Three Sides Live will be released this fall on Blu-ray and as a standalone DVD for the first time ever. The video, which originally was issued on VHS in conjunction with the live album of the same name, features footage from two shows the band played in the New York City area in November 1981.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
KURB-FM Little Rock
Mike + the Mechanics to Launch Tour, Release 25th Anniversary Version of "The Living Years" [From ABC News]
Mike + the Mechanics , the '80s band led by Mike Rutherford of Genesis , is back. To mark the 25th anniversary of the release of their 1989 album The Living Years, which featured the #1 hit title track, the band is launching a North American tour February 26. 2015 also marks the 30th anniversary of the band itself.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Genesis Documentary 'Sum of the Parts' Coming in November
The upcoming BBC documentary ' Together and Apart ' will be paired with another film called 'Sum of the Parts,' set for release in November on DVD, to form a comprehensive history of Genesis . Together, they trace the history of a band that not only survived but thrived through a number of lineup and stylistic changes.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Genesis tribute act heading for Lichfield
Following a successful tour of Selling England by the Pound, The Carpet Crawlers bring a brand new show, The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway, to the Garrick.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Today in Rock: September 2
On this day in 1970 An unknown art-rock band named Genesis runs an ad in Britain's Melody Maker magazine looking for a drummer.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Genesis tribute band return to Stafford Gatehouse Theatre
GENESIS tribute band The Carpet Crawlers return to Stafford Gatehouse with a new show celebrating 40 years since the release of The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway album.
Genesis To Reissue 'Three Sides Live' Concert Film [News]
Genesis announced plans to reissue " Three Sides Live ," the concert film companion to their 1982 LP.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
This Day in Music History: August 26th
1991: Kiss drummer Peter Criss filed a libel lawsuit in Los Angeles against The Star for publishing a story which claimed he was a homeless alcoholic living on the streets of Santa Monica.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
'It's travelogue music': Steve Hackett on his solo song ...
There isn't anything new about Genesis's much-hyped forthcoming box set R-Kive, save for the concept of including hand-picked solo songs from its five best-known members.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Pam's House Blend
Late, Late Night FDL: Solsbury Hill
Peter Gabriel is one of the most innovative and inspirational people in rock music and beyond.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Genesis to Release Three-CD Best-of Set, "R-Kive," Compiled by Band's Classic Lineup
After posting a message Thursday on its official Facebook page teasing fans about some "exciting" news, Genesis has revealed that it will be releasing a new career-spanning compilation titled R-Kive on September 22 in the U.K. and September 30 in the U.S. The three-CD, 37-track retrospective was compiled by the members of the band's classic ... (more)