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Genesis' loyal fans and outspoken critics love and hate the band for the exact same reasons. During their prime-era prog-rock run in the early '70s, with Peter Gabriel as frontman, Genesis either…   Read Story »
UPDATE: And the "exciting news" is ... a compilation of previously released material. Before the solo careers of Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins, and long before "I Can't Dance," Genesis were a…   Read Story »
Last time we checked in on Genesis, both its prog- and pop-era frontmen did not rule out a reunion of its classic lineup. Specifically, late last year Phil Collins allegedly said something about…   Read Story »
I am a big fan of Phil Collins — check the avatar — but I rarely get to write about him. The former Genesis frontman retreated from rock stardom years ago, in part because spinal surgery made it…   Read Story »
While the official response is still a firm "I don't know," Peter Gabriel has opened up a little more to the idea of a Genesis reunion. In an interview with Rolling Stone, Gabriel said that he's not…   Read Story »
The world has come a long way since the Who released Tommy in 1969. Tomorrow night, a stage adaptation of the Flaming Lips' seminal 2002 rock opera Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots will premiere at…   Read Story »
Norwegian TV show Lydverket did an interview with Phil Collins, prefaced by interview clips with Neon Indian's Alan Palomo, Sleigh Bells' Derek Miller, and Yeasayer's Anand Wilder talking about their…   Read Story »
This being an indie rock/Kanye/black metal blog, there hasn't been much to report about Phil Collins in the eight years since his last studio album Testify, a critical and commercial dud. I missed…   Read Story »
The video you're about to watch is a career highlight for me. I became a Peter Gabriel fan(atic) after seeing "Digging In The Dirt" on VH1 in the dog days of '92. That September, prior to the…   Read Story »
Inductees at next year's industry back pat (3/5 in NYC) include Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, Hollies, and Jimmy Cliff. Better luck never, KISS. Kidding aside, "Lamb Lies Down On Broadway" with Gabriel &…   Read Story »