Wonder if the former and-soon-to-be current Genesis frontman ever gets mistaken for Phil Collen, the balding Def Leppard guitarist?
In an interview with German newspaper Bild Am Sonntag, (which we saw via England’s The Guardian) the 62-year-old drummer says he may return to touring or recording, or both.
We spoke to producer Hugh Padgham about the album that took the band from being a progressive rock group to a pop juggernaut, though with one foot still planted firmly in their experimental roots. Plus: what hip-hop song proved to be the inspiration of “Mama?”
The 1973 Genesis release ‘Selling England By The Pound.’ Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett offers insight into what made the album so unique.
Congratulations to all those lonely, jaded curmudgeons who survived Valentine’s Day. The corporate holiday does its very best to alienate singles with chocolate, flowers and edible arrangements.
To quote the legendary James Brown, “give the drummer some!” Or in the case of this list ranking the richest beat-keepers in the world, give the drummers a whole lot, as in a fortune.
Since Phil can’t play drums anymore due to arthritis, he spends his time these days playin’ with his Alamo Cowboy Kit while wearing chaps. It’s FUN, kids!
Phil Collins remembers the Alamo and he’s hoping you do too. But just incase you don’t, the singer-turned-author is heading deep into the heart of Texas to give a history lesson with his new book, […]
I’m surprised Def Lep hasn’t hit the casino circuit yet—there’s a wealth of opportunities for promotional tie-ins showcasing “one-armed bandits”. “Too soon” doesn’t qualify since Rick’s accident was in 1984.
Peter Gabriel hit the Big Time years ago with Genesis, then stepped away to let diminutive drummer Phil Collins step to the front. Can the two co-exist once again? My Magic 8 Ball says “Try […]