Mike kicks off the first Mike + The Mechanics North American tour in 25 years in Alexandria, VA on Friday 27th February. The show features all of the Mechanics hits and of course some Genesis gems throughout the night. The tour takes in 17 cities from Friday with the last show on Saturday 21st March in Chicago. Full details on the ‘Live’ page.
We are thrilled to announce that Mike’s book The Living Years will be published in the US by Thomas Dunne Books/St Martin Press. The book will be published in February 2015 but you can preorder now from the following retailers:-
James Walsh, singer/songwriter and frontman of multi-million selling band Starsailor, will be supporting Mike and The Mechanics on their forthcoming UK tour in March 2015.
April 2014 saw James Walsh release his debut album ‘Turning Point’ which was produced by Harry Rutherford. James recorded his album at Genesis’ legendary Fisher Lane Studios, and features Mike Rutherford on multiple tracks.
North American fans finally get a chance to own a copy of the deluxe edition of the classic Living Years album. Scheduled for release on February 10, to coincide with Mike + The Mechanics 2015 tour dates, the 25th Anniversary 2xCD set includes the original studio album, along with a bonus disc of live recordings from 1989 Living Years UK tour and including the song The Living Years 2014 which has been re-recorded with the South African Isango Choir and Andrew Roachford on lead vocals. Living Years Deluxe Edition can be pre-ordered here: http://smarturl.it/ Continue reading