Peter co-founded the group Genesis in 1966 at school. He went on to make 7 albums with Genesis. He left in 1975, but returned to music a year later, since when he has made 11 solo albums.
Peter co-founded the group Genesis in 1966 at school. He went on to make 7 albums with Genesis. He left in 1975, but returned to music a year later, since when he has made 11 solo albums. His film soundtrack works include Bird
Very interesting RTÉ Radio 1 documentary on The Blue Nile here. Recommended listening:
soundcloud.com The Blue Nile are the most enigmatic band in pop. Releasing just four albums in twenty years. Yet fans of their melancholic perfection include everyone from Peter Gabriel to 2016's hottest act, The 19
Very sad to learn of George’s death and the premature loss of another very talented musician.
I had got to know him a little through my brother-in-law, Niall Flynn, who has been a musical collaborator of George’s for twenty-five years. He was always kind and generous.
It is particularly sad when he had made the decision to turn his life around and was making good progress.
He will be much missed.
- Peter Gabriel
The first sixteen artists for WOMAD CHILE have just been announced. Get your free tickets from www.womad.cl
Snowden The Movie opens in the UK today. Listen out for 'The Veil' if you're going to see it...
The Veil has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the category of 'Best Song Written For Visual Media'.
The 59th Annual Grammys will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on 12 February.
Full list of nominations: http://variety.com/2016/music/news/grammy-nominations-2017-full-list-nominees-grammys-1201934204/
Recording Academy / GRAMMYs
Confirmed today that WOMAD CHILE 2017 will be a free festival! Hope some of you can join us at Plaza de La Paz in Recoleta on February 17th, 18th and 19th.
The line up will be announced on December 15th.
All details at www.womad.cl
womad.cl WoMaD : World of Music, Arts & Dance, es un festival internacional que reúne a artistas de todo el mundo para celebrar las disciplinas de la música, las artes y la danza, con el fin de promover el respeto, la diversidad, la conciencia y la tolerancia inter cultural.