He was 20 years ago or almost that long ago when we did the last genesis reunion. Click through the gallery to discover banks selections and to find out why he chose them.
About five years before that there was talk about doing something with peter but peter was.
Tony banks genesis. Genesis man tony banks prefers to write classical music stay out of the limelight and not read his colleagues books. With his new album 5 tony banks finds the genesis of a new career. Phil collins tony banks mike rutherford discuss the new r kive collection.
It follows 2004s seven. While we were there we just had to ask him about the 10 records that shaped his early musical leanings and influenced him as he became a founding member songwriter and keyboard player in genesis. While other genesis alumni steve hackett.
The 10 records that changed my life. Genesis keyboardist tony banks talks about his new solo box set the creative process of his old band and his plans for the future. Genesis co founder and keyboardist tony banks is set to release his latest opus 5 which is his third orchestral record.
A chord too far is available to buy now from. Genesis founder tony banks on his latest classical album the odds of a 50th anniversary reunion. Anthony george banks born 27 march 1950 is an english musician songwriter and film composer primarily known as the keyboardist and founding member of the rock band genesis.
A suite for orchestra and 2012s six pieces for orchestra as well as 2015s all encompassing solo work box set a chord too far. R kive the brand new three cd anthology is now available. Tony banks i used to be like that in the early days of genesis but mike and phil would get that look too many diminished chords in a row hes off which is fair enough.
Tony banks says genesis are probably done for good. It spans 42 years and 37 tracks documenting the bands. Laughs originally into the idea and then it became difficult.
He wants to empty the banks fill our streets with banks and run a bank making operation out of our banks. The leap from classic rock to classical music is not exactly a big stretch for tony banks.