In June 1998, Genesis released their first of two “Archive” box sets: “Archive 1967 – 1975” covers the era with Peter Gabriel as lead vocalist.
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On 22 May 1975, Genesis played the last show of their ambitious “The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway” tour. It was also their last gig with Peter Gabriel as lead
On 10 May 1968, the second single of Genesis’ first album was released. Like its predecessor and its successor, it flopped. Here’s the tale of “A Winter’s Tale”.
Genesis history: Ray Wilson announced as new lead vocalistGenesis history: Ray Wilson announced as new lead vocalist
On 6 June 1997, Tony Banks and Mike Rutherford of Genesis announce the band’s new lead singer after Phil Collins’ departure: 28 year old Ray Wilson.
On 11 March 1970, Genesis played one of their biggest gigs of their early career at the Atomic Sunrise Festival at the Roundhouse Club in London. The event featured artists
Genesis history: The Rainbow shows in January 1977Genesis history: The Rainbow shows in January 1977
Genesis started their “Wind & Wuthering” tour at the Rainbow Theatre in London on 1st January 1977. They played the venue for three nights. Those shows were the first with
Genesis history: Induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010Genesis history: Induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2010
On 15 March 2010, Genesis were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks and Steve Hackett were present alongside live members Chester
Genesis history: Phil Collins’ departure from Genesis in 1996Genesis history: Phil Collins’ departure from Genesis in 1996
On 28 March 1996, Phil Collins’ departure from Genesis was officially announced in a press release: “Genesis end twenty-year experiment, decide to replace Peter Gabriel as vocalist.” It was the
Genesis history: Phil Collins’ first show as frontmanGenesis history: Phil Collins’ first show as frontman
In 1975, Peter Gabriel left Genesis. After unsuccessfully auditioning for a new singer, drummer Phil Collins took over and sang on “A Trick Of The Tail” (1976), the first album
In February 1968, Genesis’ debut single “The Silent Sun” was released on Decca Records. Peter Gabriel was just 18 when it came out. Let’s take a look at the band’s