Mike & The Mechanics
Mike and The Mechanics Return On The Road
Last Up-Dated: 21st March 2012
Mike and The Mechanics have announced a series of UK shows in June and July 2012. Genesis guitarist, Mike Rutherford’s 80’s chart-toppers take their most recent album, the 2011 “The Road” album out on tour.
Newcastle, O2 Academy (26)
Glasgow, O2 Academy (27)
Birmingham, O2 Academy (30)
Bournemouth, O2 Academy (2)
Cardiff, St. Davids Hall (4)
London, Shepherds Bush EMpire (18)
During the late 1980’s the band enjoyed many hit singles, such as "All I Need is a Miracle," "Word of Mouth" and their biggest, "The Living Years." The album “The Living Years” proved to be Mike and The Mechanics biggest hit. The album reached #2 in the UK album charts.
Mike and The Mechanics, sometimes spelt “Mike + The Mechanics” or “Mike & The Mechanics” went through several lineup changes. The original lineup also included Paul Young, Paul Carrack, Peter van Hooke and Adrian Lee.
Mike and The Mechanics in 2012 includes Mike Rutherford and Andrew Roachford, Tim Howar, Anthony Drennan, Gary Wallis and Luke Juby.