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Song of the day: 1 May 2015

In 1978, Genesis was left with three members, causing the album title to be And Then There Were Three. Mike Rutherford wrote this love song in ten minutes, the band jammed a bit and then the song was there. 52 more words

Song Of The Day

Can Marcus Mariota Be The Exception To The Rule?

By: Nick Kapetan (@KapN93)

The draft is finally here.

After months of dissecting every prospect and creating endless, extensive mock drafts, the time we have all been waiting for has arrived. 1,030 more words

Nick Kapetan


Coming off the success of A Trick of the Tail, Genesis did not loiter long before staring recording sessions for their eighth studio album. Perhaps they were trying to consolidate the new Peter Gabriel-less quartet or maybe there was material left over from… 518 more words

60s & 70s Music

The Daily Cut: Genesis "Man on the Corner"

Genesis: “Man on the Corner”

ALBUM:  Abacab

YEAR:  1981

WRITER:  Phil Collins

Peaked at number-40 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks said of all the songs the band has performed live, Phil Collins’ “Man on the Corner” just might be the toughest for him.  157 more words


Classic Rock Almanac March 27, 2015


Today’s Question: Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks celebrates his 65th birthday today (March 27th).

How many studio albums did Genesis make with Peter Gabriel as lead singer, before he left and Phil Collins took over? 413 more words


March 27 in history

196 BC  Ptolemy V ascended to the throne of Egypt.

1306 Robert The Bruce was crowned King of Scotland at Scone.

1309  Pope Clement V… 801 more words


Tony Banks: New Quarterback Situation On Texans Not Much Of An Improvement

Former Texans quarterback Tony Banks joined Mad Radio and they talked about the quarterback situation with the Houston Texans, his thoughts on the top QB’s in the NFL Draft and what kind of season the Texans will have next year. 6 more words