Titled Genesis: Together And Apart, it will be screened on BBC2 on October 4 at 9.15pm and will feature unseen archive material along with rare performance footage from throughout the band’s career.
A statement from the BBC says: "From their beginnings as a band of songwriters in the late 1960s to its final incarnation as a rock giant in the 1990s – via full-blown theatrical progressive rock in the mid-1970s and the subtler jazzy pop of the early 1980s – Genesis could perplex and enrage the die-hards, while exciting and exhilarating the newer disciples.
"Made with the full co-operation of Genesis, the film reunites all original members of the band – Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett and Mike Rutherford."
The documentary marks the start of a new BBC series of music programming to highlight the inaugural BBC Music Awards, which takes place at London’s Earl’s Court in December.
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Joachim Kruse Sunday, 28 September 2014 17:56 Comment Link Report
Genesis, great to see THE BIG FIVE.
Why don`t you play only one concert, just like an "Evening with Genesis"
Everyone of you plays 3 or 4 songs alone and then 3 or 4 together !
That would be the best the Concert- Party for all time.
Come on !!!! All the millions of fans wait for this.