Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing

An exciting genre of music enjoyed a tremendous popularity from the late 1960’s through the 1970’s, but even stalwarts like Genesis, Yes, King Crimson, ELP, Jethro Tull, Moody Blues and Renaissance either changed their style or broke up.  Progressive rock didn’t die, it soldiered on but with less popularity as waves of new musical style … More Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing

Peter Gabriel

Hard to believe that he left Genesis 45 years ago. Most people don’t remember when he was in Genesis, the hardcore fans do, but most do not.  He was a solo artist when I hooked up with Genesis, it was a four-piece band, and then there were three, after Steve Hackett left. The Gabriel years … More Peter Gabriel

Anthony Phillips

When you think of the members of the musical group Genesis, you likely don’t visualize Anthony Phillips, or Ant, as he is known. Phillips was a founding member of the band and left after their second album, Trespass, years before they achieved platinum selling status. You might think that Phillips disappeared quietly into obscurity, sad … More Anthony Phillips