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From purveyors of intricate prog rock whimsy in the 1970s to their rebirth as a singles band in the 80s following the departure of Peter Gabriel, Genesis called it a day in 1998 after Phil Collins threw in the towel as well. Now reunited for a world tour, this gig marks a rare chance to see one of the UK's best loved and most successful bands.


David Blackmore
I'm afraid I was not impressed, They must have been having a bad day. I love their music, but they were playing in a lower key which made it all sound like a funeral dirge.

Rob Hesford
Rob Case - They went on so early because they were performing in Manchester that night. The Manchester gig was superb...

Andrew Daniels
Due to the fact that the band were playing in Old Trafford later in the day.Genesis hit the stage showing that they haven't lost any of the showmanship skills since being off the road for 15 years.

fantastic to play at wembley and manchester on the same day

One hell of a good band,just a shame we couldnt hear more of them.My view the best band there,but i would say that as they are my favourite band of all time.

Just great. I was a little skeptical about the lowered keys of the songs but opening with the strains of Behind The Lines made it worth getting up early on the weekend here in the US to watch them. Turn It On Again seemed to get the sleeping crowd on their feet. Land Of Confusion, in my opinion, never sounded this strong live. The bass line made a come back to where in the past it had dissapeared. Invisible touch was great to stick the big hit in the set. And who cares if he used an f-bomb. I mean what is good for the kids to see or hear, the f-bomb or skimpy outfits seen on and off all day.

Dave Way
It was great to see the best rock band ever opening such a huge show. They may not have played together for years but when you have 5 supremely talented musicians in the same group, you know you're going to be entertained, and they didn't disappoint. Absolute magic - asnyone lucky enough to see them in Manchester tonight or London tomorrow is sure to have a great time!

Rob Case
Absolutely superb.Still (and always will be) the worlds No1 rock band. Still massively popular. Talent never fades.Shame they had to go on so early, due, I imagine, to their preparations for the massive Twickenham concert tomorrow.

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