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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 »
The terrifyingly popular Indiana jam-band Umphrey's McGee play an annual mash-up show every year on Halloween, combining covers live and wearing mash-up costumes. (This year, band members wore…   Read Story »
Back in January, Phil Collins said that he had been asked to work with Adele on her upcoming third full-length. The singer is expected to release her new album sometime next year, but it doesn't look…   Read Story »
This year Phil Collins announced his first concert since 2010, sang "In The Air Tonight" for the first time since 2005, reunited with Genesis' classic lineup (in person, not on stage). But the most…   Read Story »
More than 30 years ago, Afrika Bambaataa's Arthur Baker-produced "Planet Rock" changed the music industry forever, thanks in part to its use of the revolutionary 808 drum machine. The 808 created a…   Read Story »
The annual Pop Vs. Jock celebrity basketball game went down today in Montreal as part of Pop Montreal festivities, and as promised, it featured some all-star halftime festivities involving covers of…   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 »
UPDATE: Collins has released this statement to temper expectations for his live return: "I will be performing three or four songs semi-acoustically, and maybe one more with my 13 year old son…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, we learned that the guys from Genesis were getting back together for a BBC documentary. It fell short of last year's reunion speculation after Phil Collins said that he would…   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 »