See Mike Rutherford's Career From Genesis to the Mechanics in 13 Videos

Guitarist tells tales behind five decades of clips

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Genesis - Belgium TV, 1971

About four months after releasing Nursery Cryme, their first LP with Phil Collins and Steve Hackett, Genesis performed on Belgium television. It's some of the only live video from this era of the group. "This is the first time I've ever seen the complete video of this and not just little pieces," says Rutheford. "This reminds me of how rubbish we'd come across in bright daylight. The songs need mood lighting. It really gives them a setting. It also makes me think of how musical these songs were, in a nice way. Also, the energy that Phil brought on drums was incredible."