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‘GENESIS REVISITED WITH CLASSIC HACKETT’ APRIL 2017 UK TOUR JUT ANNOUNCED

‘GENESIS REVISITED WITH CLASSIC HACKETT’ APRIL 2017 UK TOUR JUT ANNOUNCED

03/10/2016
GENESIS REVISITED WITH CLASSIC HACKETT’ APRIL 2017 UK TOUR JUST ANNOUNCED


PERFORMING TRACKS FROM THE CLASSIC ALBUM

'WIND AND WUTHERING’

NEW ALBUM DUE SPRING 2017

Former Genesisguitarist and prog legend Steve Hackett is returning with an exciting new showfor a 15 date UK tour next spring after his outstanding performance at thisyear’s inaugural Stone Free Festival.

Celebrating the 40thanniversary of the classic Genesis album Windand Wuthering, Steve and his band will be performing several tracks fromthe album as well as fan favourites such as 'TheMusical Box’ and other Genesis numbers never performed before by Steve's bandsuch as 'Inside & Out’ and 'Anyway’.

"I'm excited tobring my latest show involving a new set of Genesis and Hackett numbers to theUK in 2017!" - Steve Hackett

With an establishedsolo career spanning over 40 years, Steve will also be performing some of hispopular hits such as 'The Steppes’, 'Serpentine’, 'Every Day’ and the firstever live performance of 'Rise Again’ from his 1999 album Darktown. Steve will also be introducing fans to new music from hisforthcoming album, which is due out early spring 2017.

Joining Steve on thetour are musicians Roger King (keyboards), Gary O’Toole (drums/percussion), RobTownsend (saxes/flutes), Nick Beggs (bass, stick & twelve string) and NadSylvan on vocals.

Since the 1970’s Stevehas had a remarkable musical career, releasing more than 30 solo albums, sevenGenesis albums and working alongside Steve Howe of YES with supergroup GTR.Renowned for being one of the most innovative rock musicians of our time, in2010 he was inducted into the Rock Hall Of Fame.

Continuing to impresswith his outstanding live shows 'Genesis Revisited with Classic Hackett’ is atour not to missed in 2017.

Tickets will be on saleon Friday 7th October at 10.00am from myticket.co.uk and venuebox offices.

Dublin tickets go on sale on Friday 7thOctober at 9am from All usual Ticketmaster outlets Nationwide - 24hr CreditCard Bookings 0818 719300 (ROI) / 0844 277 4455 (NI) and www.ticketmaster.ie

2017 TOUR DATES

April

Wed26th          Dublin, VicarStreet

Fri28th             Cardiff, St.David’s Hall

Sun30th           Reading, Hexagon

May

Mon1st            Birmingham, Symphony Hall

Wed3rd           Sheffield, City Hall

Thurs4th          Bristol, ColstonHall

Fri5th               Manchester,Bridgewater Hall

Sun7th             Liverpool,Philharmonic

Mon8th            Portsmouth,Guildhall

Wed10th          Southend, CliffsPavillion

Thurs11th        Nottingham, Royal Concert Hall

Sat13th            Oxford, NewTheatre

Sun14th           Cambridge, Corn Exchange

Tues16thGlasgow, Royal Concert Hall

Wed17th           Sage,Gateshead

Fri19th             London, Palladium