Peter Gabriel Information
English musician and songwriter Peter Gabriel first became well known as the front man of progressive rock group Genesis. Following his successful run with the band in the 1960's-70's, Gabriel went on to pursue a solo career. Since then the talented vocalist, pianist and flautist has released a total of eight studio albums and 36 singles.
Gabriel's latest project "Scratch My Back" was released on Monday, February 15th. The concept in place was for Gabriel to cover different artists with a 54-piece orchestra, eliminating most typical rock instruments. Covers on the album include David Bowieâ€™s â€œHeroes,â€ Randy Newmanâ€™s â€œI Think Itâ€™s Going to Rain Todayâ€ and Radioheadâ€™s â€œStreet Spirit.â€