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Phil and fellow music veterans take centre stage at MOJOs

950-1_thumbFor an honours ceremony replete with rock giants the MOJO magazine awards were a surprisingly sedate affair. Still, with decades of experience in the business, many of the veterans attending the music bible bash had little left to prove.

Phil Collins, the winner of a lifetime achievement award with his Genesis colleagues, seemed almost prouder to be sharing the occasion with his daughter Lily than being feted by the industry.

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Genesis packs extras in 'When in Rome 2007' DVD

Genesis packs extras in 'When in Rome 2007' DVD It's no surprise the new music DVD When in Rome 2007 from Genesis is a well-crafted, three-disc document of the group's first tour in 15 years. Since its formation more than 40 years ago, the band has been known for its technical precision in both sound and vision.

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Genesis: 'The special chemistry' of an awesome supergroup

When the briefly re-formed pop superstars Genesis played a massive free concert in front of 500,000 fans at the ancient Circo Massimo in central Rome last summer, even the Pope lent an ear.

It's not entirely clear whether Benedict XVI thought he was in for a Biblical evening of Adam and Eve and the Great Flood or a night of mitre-rocking music.

But when the sun went down and the band came on, His Holiness must have been left in little doubt.

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Genesis Release When In Rome 2007 The DVD Directed by David Mallet, exclusively at WAL-MART in June

Genesis Release When In Rome 2007 The DVD Directed by David Mallet, exclusively at WAL-MART in JuneWhen In Rome 2007 Is a Triple DVD Featuring Over 5 Hours of Material, Shot During the Band's Hugely Successful First Tour in 15 Years Turn It On Again. The European Tour Ended With a Show at Rome's Circo Massimo in Front of 500,000 Fans, and Is Captured Here in Its Full Glory. The Package Also Includes a Spectacular Fly-on-the-Wall Documentary.

Available June 10 Exclusively At Wal-Mart.

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Genesis Links With Wal-Mart For Reunion Tour DVD

ImageGenesis deemed its 2007 reunion tour worthy of a three-disc DVD set because, according to Phil Collins, "we thought something like this, which may never happen again, was worth documenting just in case something good happened."

"When In Rome 2007," due out next month on Rhino and exclusively through Wal-Mart, certainly gives Genesis fans plenty of opportunities to remember the tour.

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