Mike + the Mechanics
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
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
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
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