Mike Rutherford is a founder member, guitarist, bass-player and songwriter with Genesis, the British rock group who have sustained massive international success over the last four decades. Mike also topped the US charts with his other group, Mike + The Mechanics. Away from both groups, Mike enjoyed solo success with albums Smallcreep’s Day in 1980 and Acting Very Strange in 1982. In 2010, Mike + The Mechanics reconvened and in 2011, released The Road with singers Andrew Roachford and Tim Howar. The new line-up has been touring ever since.