NEWS IN THE WORLD OF GENESIS - JUNE  2004

June 27, 2004
Gabriel Makes An Estimated $10.83 Million In The Sale Of OD2

According to an article in The Independent, Peter Gabriel saw up to $10.83m (5.95m) added to his personal fortune on June 23rd with sale of OD2, the digital music company in which he has an 18 percent stake. The company, which runs music download services for consumer companies such as Coca-Cola and Virgin, has been bought by Loudeye, a Nasdaq-listed technology group that offers similar services in the US.
The initial consideration for OD2, which stands for On Demand Distribution, is $38.2m, but could rise by another $18.8m if certain performance criteria are met.

June 27, 2004
New Gabriel Tune Featured On Soundtrack To Shall We Dance?

A new Peter Gabriel track, "The Book of Love," is featured on the soundtrack to the film Shall We Dance? starring Richard Gere and Jennifer Lopez, which will be released in theaters shortly. To view the trailer (with the Gabriel tune featured) click here

June 27, 2004
Daryl Stuermer Starts Tour Diary On His Official Site

On the official Daryl Stuermer site, you can now access Daryl's own tour diary. Check it out! For those who haven't noticed, his site also sports a new look (and a link to World of Genesis.com!). Thanks for the honor, Daryl!

June 13, 2004
Phil Collins Publicly Addresses Fans On Official Website

On June 11th, Phil Collins had a posting listed to the official Phil Collins and Genesis websites. Collins responded very candidly and honestly to comments made by fans about the set list to his current tour and a few other issues. Click here to read the complete posting by Phil Collins.

Also in that posting, Collins addresses the fact that he cannot release any Encore Series CDs, which were to be official bootlegs from his current tour, due to the demands of his label, Atlantic Records.

June 13, 2004
Gabriel Announces More Encore CDs From Current Tour

The Music.com has just announced that Peter Gabriel is playing approximately 20 music "Festivals" over the summer, and these concerts are now a part of the Encore Series for the 2004 European "Still Growing Up" tour. All the June tour dates are available for pre-order right now, and the July shows will be offered very soon. More details will follow when available.

June 13, 2004
Genesis Site Officially Confirms Release of 5.1 Mix of The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway

Although posted by the webmaster of the official Genesis site in the Forum section a month ago, it is now formally posted that the 5.1 mix of The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway will be released in September, the 30th anniversary of the album's release.
 

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