GENESIS -- Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford -- Launches Their First Tour in 15 Years



    The Highly Anticipated 'Turn It On Again' Tour Kicks Off In Europe.
Heading to North America on Sept. 7th

    LOS ANGELES, June 19 /CNW/ - The moment that Genesis fans have been
waiting 15 years for, finally arrived this week, as Tony Banks, Phil Collins
and Mike Rutherford reunited for Turn It On Again - the tour. The band will
trek through 10 countries across Europe before North America, kicking off
September 7th in Toronto. A capacity audience of 48,000 in Hamburg's AOL Arena
rocked the night away as Genesis powered their way through a set that spanned
this iconic band's incredible repertoire.

    
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    The sheer scale of the set for Turn It On Again-the tour is hugely
impressive and a visual feast for fans, with the largest screen ever used at a
concert spanning a 65 foot width and rising to 12 feet. The elite British band
has achieved global success with over 130 million albums sold. Formed in 1966
by Tony Banks, Peter Gabriel, Mike Rutherford and Anthony Phillips, while
still at school, the most successful incarnation was the late 70's early 80's
line-up of Phil Collins taking on lead vocals and sharing song writing, with
Rutherford and Banks. The Duke album topped the UK charts in 1980 with the hit
single, Turn It On Again monopolizing the airwaves. In 1987, Genesis played
sold out stadium shows across the globe, including four consecutive Wembley
Stadiums.

    For additional tour and ticket information, fan club membership and early
access to tickets, visit www.genesis-music.com.

    B-roll: Press conference footage; Soundbites from band members;
performance clips and tour artwork.

    
    Date:    City:         Venue:       Date:    City:      Venue:
    -------- ------------- ------------ -------- ---------- --------------
    Sept. 7  Toronto, ON   BMO Field    Sept. 8  Buffalo,   HSBC Arena
                                                  NY
    Sept. 9  Pittsburgh,   Mellon Arena Sept. 11 Boston, MA TD Banknorth
              PA                                             Garden
    Sept. 12 Albany, NY    Times Union  Sept. 14 Montreal,  Olympic
                            Center                QC         Stadium
    Sept. 15 Ottawa,       Scotiabank   Sept. 16 Hartford,  Hartford Civic
              Canada        Place                 CT         Center
    Sept. 18 Philadelphia, Wachovia     Sept. 22 Columbus,  Nationwide
              PA            Center                OH         Arena
    Sept. 23 Washington,   Verizon      Sept. 25 New York,  Madison Square
              DC            Center                NY         Garden
    Sept. 27 E.            Giants       Sept. 29 Cleveland, Quicken Loans
              Rutherford,   Stadium               OH         Arena
              NJ
    Sept. 30 Detroit, MI   Palace of    Oct. 2   Chicago,   United Center
                            Auburn                IL
                            Hills
    Oct. 6   Denver, CO    Pepsi Center Oct. 9   San Jose,  HP Pavilion
                                                  CA
    Oct. 10  Sacramento,   ARCO Arena   Oct. 12  Los        Hollywood Bowl
              CA                                  Angeles,
                                                  CA
    

    For more information or hard copy, please contact Jim Bowling at
323-930-5830 or jbowling@onthescene.com




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