LEAD VOCALS / DRUMS
Pete first fell in love with drumming at age twelve after hearing Phil Collins iconic In the Air Tonight. He got his first kit and within a year was playing in clubs with his parents band. He continued to play with various covers and originals bands until 1999 when he appeared in front of 15 million viewers on ITVs Stars in Their Eyes. He went through to the grand final and received over 202.000 votes. Pete has appeared at some of the UKs top venues including Birmingham NEC, London Palladium and the Grosvenor House Hotel.
KEYBOARDS / VOCALS
Chris has gained lots of different performing experiences since he was 16. Beginning in pub bands moving onto professional contracts on ships and ten U.K summer seasons. Chris has many musical tastes, but grew up listening to Genesis and all the other artists covered in this project. Recreating these classic tracks is something Chris really enjoys.
“It could have been Phil Collins and Genesis themselves, and no wonder these guys are in demand.”THE DECO THEATRE, NORTHAMPTON // November 25, 2017
Having been gigging for 19 years and still only 31 years old, Lee has picked up lots of musical experience including cover/original bands and session work. From rock/pop to country and blues, with big influences from greats like Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, James Burton, The Eagles, Genesis and beyond, Lee ticks another box from his musical list as lead guitarist for Genesis Connected.
& BASS PEDALS
Nick started playing bass aged 11 in 1982 and turned pro in 2001. He has played with countless bands and theatre shows and has worked with Chesney Hawkes, Mike Berry, John Leyton and many more. His main hobby is collecting basses! Nick is very excited having joined Genesis Connected and would love to thank everyone at SimS Guitar Works for their continued support.
The drums chose Marty at the tender age of seven. His first gig was at age nine and by seventeen he had turned pro. Marty has toured with such names as The Monkees, The Manfreds, and The Blues Band. His main employer for over 20 years was Alan Price. Marty teaches in schools and gigs with a variety of bands, although his main focus is on Genesis Connected. He thoroughly enjoys the music and the challenges a tribute band brings.