"Over all these years, I've found it's a lot safer to get the applause at the beginning." Peter Gabriel there, cracking a joke as he pulls up a stool and explains what's going to happen.
From prog-rock visionary with Genesis to unlikely pop trailblazer in the 1980s to world music grandee in more recent times, Peter Gabriel has had quite an innings. It’s little wonder that such an eclectic back catalogue results in a delightfully offbeat and strange show.
Peter Gabriel has spent a very long time look back, most recently working on a deluxe reissue of his career-making triumph So and then on a retrospective tour that has criss crossed the globe ever since. On the latest leg, he’s finally peered into the future — in the form of a new song called "What Lies Ahead."
In Berlin yesterday, a celebration was thrown to mark the 25th anniversary of the collapse of the Berlin Wall. Peter Gabriel was on hand to perform David Bowie‘s ‘Heroes,’ which you can watch above.