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Mike + the Mechanics

Mike + the Mechanics
Living Years
by David Chiu

When Genesis’ Mike Rutherford started Mike + the Mechanics 30 years ago, it was more of an informal musical solo project as opposed to a proper band. 311 more words

CD Reviews


The founding member of legendary rock band Genesis looks both back and forward. 

By Steve Houk

Mike Rutherford was surprised. Stunned, really.

I mean, you’d think an internationally respected rock musician and founding member of Hall of Fame rock band Genesis might not get surprised by too much these days. 1,281 more words

Mike Rutherford On Mike & The Mechanics' Tour, Phil Collins, New Book

The last two years have been busy ones for Mike Rutherford.

In the fall of 2014, his band, Genesis, released the documentary Genesis: Sum of the Parts, along with its pseudo soundtrack R-Kive.   988 more words


Against All Odds

If you a fan of the softer side of rock, I’d recommend you scoop up this soundtrack. The title track alone if worth it and I even have it on a 7″ single disc that will be coming up shortly. 194 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

The Daily Cut: Genesis "No Reply At All"

Genesis: “No Reply At All”

ALBUM:  Abacab

YEAR:  1981

WRITERS:  Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford

Peaked at number-29 on the Billboard Hot 100. 158 more words


Album of the Week, January 25: abacab by Genesis

Few bands have been on as long and varied a journey as Genesis. Formed by five lads at the Charterhouse school in England, they released one album of folky pop under the tutelage of impressario Jonathan King, a charterhouse alumnus. 1,169 more words

Album Of The Week

Seeing Is Believing: Deluxe Edition of Mike + The Mechanics' "Living Years" Coming Soon to U.S.

Way back in the fall of 2013, our very own Mike Duquette reported on the release of Mike + the Mechanics’ The Singles 1985-2014, a two-disc compendium for the band founded by Genesis’ Mike Rutherford.  553 more words