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News Archive 2001

News Archive 2001
All the news from the year 2001.





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Psychedelic Renegades - Update

18 Dec 2001
We have had an extraordinary flood of orders for our new Syd Barrett limited edition by Mick Rock. After just a week less than 50 of the...

New Exile Reviews In Entertainment Weekly, Independent On Sunday And Mojo

18 Dec 2001
Exile continues to receive glowing reviews in the world's press. Giving the book a top-scoring 'A' rating, the massive-circulation US magazine Entertainment Weekly (30 November) wrote: 'Granted,...

Psychedelic Renegades the new limited edition book by By Mick Rock

11 Dec 2001
New Syd Barrett book available to order now We are now taking orders for our eagerly-awaited Syd Barrett title PSYCHEDELIC RENEGADES featuring the photographs and text of Mick...

More Reviews Of 'sumptuous' Exile

03 Dec 2001
Last week the Financial Times described EXILE as 'sumptuous'. More reviews and comments in the press this week: 'A sumptuous memoir of that summer' - The Observer, 2 December...

George Harrison 1943-2001

03 Dec 2001
"Love one another." We have been touched by the overwhelming number of messages from people expressing their sadness and condolences at the passing of George Harrison and their...

Sumptuous' Exile In The Ft

26 Nov 2001
EXILE was listed in the Financial Times' review of Christmas Books on 24 November. Below a photograph from the book (Mick watching Keith play guitar at the...

Watch Out For Exile In The Media This Week

26 Nov 2001
EXILE will be officially launched in the UK this week. There will be a major 8-page photo feature on EXILE in the Sunday Times Magazine on 2...

Exile In Vogue

05 Nov 2001
Vogue.com, the online version of Vogue magazine, ran a news item on EXILE on 2nd November, focusing on Anita Pallenberg's contribution to the book. Vogue's verdict was...

Exile In Italy

30 Oct 2001
On 19 October Italy's national newspaper La Repubblica ran a 6-page photo feature on EXILE in their weekly colour magazine supplement Il venerdi di Repubblica. Here's an...

Queen And Syd Barrett Preview Pages

30 Oct 2001
Two new preview pages are up on the site, featuring two more books by photographer Mick Rock. PSYCHEDELIC RENEGADES features his photographs of Syd Barrett; this page...

A Time To Live: Update

30 Oct 2001
Given that A TIME TO LIVE was delayed from the year 2000, we are delighted to announce that Sir Arthur C. Clarke has agreed to write the...

Exile's Binding Unveiled

10 Oct 2001
We are now pleased to reveal images of the binding for our new Rolling Stones title EXILE. Images of both Deluxe and Regular bindings can be found...

Exile: Shipping Now

21 Sep 2001
Finished copies of EXILE, our new Rolling Stones limited edition by Dominique Tarlé, started leaving our bookbinders in Milan yesterday. Advance orders should all leave within the...

Mania Days On The Front Page

04 Sep 2001
MANIA DAYS graced the front-page of the Sunday Times magazine on 2nd September. Britain's biggest-selling Sunday broadsheet ran a full-page cover and a 7-page article inside featuring...

Liverpool 5, Germany 1

04 Sep 2001
England's awesome defeat of Germany in a World Cup qualifying match in Munich on 1st September underlines the revival of Liverpool FC: all five goals in the...

Moonage Daydream: Preview of Binding Design

08 Aug 2001
Today we unveil a preview of the provisional binding and box design [see preview page] for next year's David Bowie/Mick Rock limited edition MOONAGE DAYDREAM. The design...

Winner Of Second Exile Competition Announced

06 Aug 2001
Our second EXILE competition has now closed. We asked the following question: 'Trevor Churchill "found" piles of tapes in the Stones' Bermondsey warehouse, took them to Olympic...

Ravi Shankar On The South Bank Show

06 Aug 2001
Fans of Ravi Shankar in the UK should not miss The South Bank Show this Sunday, which will profile for the first time India's great musician. Ravi...

Mania Days: Extract From A Book Review

31 Jul 2001
Andy Davis's review of MANIA DAYS published in Record Collector magazine issue no. 264 (August 2001) has left us pleased as punch. Copies of MANIA DAYS, which...

Exile: Interview With Author Dominique Tarlé

25 Jul 2001
An exclusive interview with author Dominique Tarlé, whose beautiful and intimate photographs of The Rolling Stones grace our new volume EXILE: The Making of Exile on Main...

Michael Putland's Portfolio Prints Available

26 Jun 2001
Now available at the Genesis Gallery on this site is a collection featuring some of the finest rock'n'roll photography - a portfolio of platinum palladium prints by...

An Update: Good News For Montserrat

26 Jun 2001
The auctioning of the 'Yesterday for Montserrat' limited edition prints signed by Sir George Martin and Sir Paul McCartney has started wonderfully well. The winning bid for...

Yesterday For Montserrat

14 Jun 2001
Today, 36 years after the original recording at Abbey Road Studios of The Beatles' 'Yesterday', which became the most-recorded song in history, Sir George Martin and Sir...

This Is Anfield! LIMITED EDITION BOOK

11 Jun 2001
Photographs by Steve Hale, Text by Andrew Thompson.Foreword by Kevin Keegan. Having published two highly-acclaimed books on racing, Genesis is going to continue its sports list by publishing...

Exile Competition Winners

11 Jun 2001
There's been a minor cock-up. We're sorry. We were first advised that The Who's LIVE AT LEEDS was recorded on the Rolling Stones' mobile studio. After posting...

Moonage Daydream Update: One Year (that's All We've Got...)

06 Jun 2001
A year from today, 6th June 2002, will be the 30th anniversary of the original release of David Bowie's album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust...

Exile: The Making Of Exile On Main St.

05 Jun 2001
Preview page now online - orders are now being taken EXILE is our largest Rolling Stones production to date, and its importance doesn't need to be explained to...

Price Increases

30 May 2001
You will notice from the order form that prices on most of our titles have just been increased. We always make every effort to keep our costs...

Maximum Who LIMITED EDITION BOOK

30 May 2001
This book of classic 60's images of The Who compiled by Ross Halfin is now well underway. Given that last year's The Who Live, also compiled by...

Anoushka Shankar Begins Debut Uk Tour

30 May 2001
Anoushka Shankar kicks off her debut solo tour of the UK on 31st May when she performs at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on London's South Bank complex....

Bob Dylan Reaches Highway 60

23 May 2001
On 24th May Bob Dylan celebrates his 60th birthday. We at Genesis salute one of the twentieth century's great world artists and thank him for all his...

Syd Barrett LIMITED EDITION BOOK

22 May 2001
Our new project on Syd Barrett featuring the superb photographs of Mick Rock has now begun. Layouts are now in preparation and Syd has already signed the...

The Beatles Anthology, Mania Days And A Time To Live

04 May 2001
I am afraid that I have some disappointing news. There is not going to be a limited edition of The Beatles Anthology book after all. Any decision...

Moonage Daydream: The Life And Times Of Ziggy Stardust

01 May 2001
by David Bowie and Mick Rock We're pleased to announce that we shall be publishing a major new signed limited edition book by David Bowie and Mick Rock...

Bill Wyman Tour Dates 2001

24 Apr 2001
Bill Wyman will be embarking soon on a lengthy tour of the UK and continental Europe. Dates are as follows (UK unless stated): International Jazz Festival. Cheltenham (May...

We Will Rock You LIMITED EDITION BOOK

03 Apr 2001
Photographs by Mick Rock, Foreword by Brian May. We are pleased to announce that we are working on our first limited edition book on Queen. WE WILL ROCK...

Band Of Gypsys - JIMI HENDRIX Limited Edition book

26 Mar 2001
For those of you who continue to enquire about this Jimi Hendrix book, things are moving forward now and we plan to publish at Christmas 2001. If...

Ravi Shankar Receives Knighthood

26 Mar 2001
Britain is conferring an honorary knighthood upon Ravi Shankar. At a ceremony in New Delhi on 27 March, the British High Commissioner will create Pandit Shankar an...

Improvements To The Site

23 Mar 2001
From now on, we are introducing 'rolling news updates' on this page. Each news item will be dated, with latest items situated at the top of the...

Mania Days

23 Mar 2001
Regular Copies of MANIA DAYS are being despatched from our bookbinders this week. Deluxe copies will follow shortly. If you haven't yet ordered your copy of MANIA...

Pete Townshend On The Who Live

23 Mar 2001
Pete Townshend referred to the Genesis book/CD set THE WHO LIVE between songs on stage at Birmingham NEC on 8 November 2000: "I was just looking at...

Beatles Anthology Wins Award

23 Mar 2001
The Beatles Anthology book, which was compiled, edited and prepared for press by Genesis Publications, was awarded the BCA Illustrated Book of the Year at the British...

Jack Vettriano The Limited Edition

14 Feb 2001
Our newest book is a special 250-copy limited edition of LOVERS AND OTHER STRANGERS, the beautiful new volume of Jack Vettriano's paintings which was recently published in...

George Harrison: Stop Press

30 Jan 2001
And as we go to press, we can announce that on 30th January George Harrison launched his own first website, www.allthingsmustpass.com. You'll find some friendly gnomes there,...

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