SixX Strings: Steve Hackett Thinks There is No Such Thing as a Foreigner.Steve Hackett has surely seen his fair share of life as a guitarist. From getting handpicked by Peter Gabriel to join the ranks of Genesis, to being a driving force in GTR, and his own solo career; Steve has always strived for autonomy no matter who was at the controls.
Genesis's Last Stand: 'We Can't Dance' Turns 25The album yielded a lot of singles, but the true gems were album tracks like "Since I Lost You" and "Fading Lights."
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 16 in Classic Rock HistoryOn this day in 1975, Peter Gabriel announced he was leaving Genesis. He went onto a successful solo career beginning with a series of albums simply entitled “Peter Gabriel” before finally releasing one called “Security” in 1982. How many “Peter Gabriel” albums were there?
Re-evaluating Genesis' 'Invisible Touch' 30 Years Later"Invisible Touch" was so unavoidable in 1986 that it may have rubbed people the wrong way. Thirty years later though, the album still holds up.
Carter Alan's Rock 'n' Roll Diary: March 27 in Classic Rock HistoryHappy birthday to Tony Banks of Genesis. When the band famously became three – who were the other two?
A to Z: Genesis' "Abacab" Title Means 'Nothing at All'A to Z kicks off with Genesis' 1981 hit "Abacab". And fittingly, the origin of the song's title came from playing around with the Alphabet.
Rockin' the Rainbow Theatre: A History in Photos and AudioThe Rainbow Theatre hosted many classic concerts, even after it closed for 2 years in 1975. Check out some full concert recordings and photos from its reigning days in London.
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: February 17 in Classic Rock HistoryGenesis played at the Centrum on this night in 1987. They were still on the road playing songs from their mega-album “Invisible Touch,” which had been released the previous June. How many Top 5 American singles did that album yield?
Watch a Clip of the Genesis Documentary 'Sum of the Parts'"This is what I did. This was my territory. Don't send me out there with the microphone! I didn't want to do that!"
Interview: Mike Rutherford Looks Back on Genesis, Ahead to Mike + The MechanicsMike Rutherford has been quietly busy as of late.
Genesis, Peter Gabriel Prepare Fall Box CollectionsBoth are out Sept. 29.
Genesis Reunion Rumors Cooled by Former Guitarist Steve HackettWell, consider those rumors officially cooled.