A chat with Mike Rutherford of Mike + the Mechanics and Genesis

Published March 17, 2015

Ever since touring in support of the group's biggest album "The Living Years" in 1989, Mike + the Mechanics - a rock group founded by Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford - has stayed over in Europe. That changes this week, as Rutherford and company come to Milwaukee, along with Milwaukee-born Genesis/Phil Collins guitarist Daryl Stuermer as their special guest, for a show Thursday, March 19 at The Pabst Theater.


Milwaukee witnesses the future of dance in "Genesis"

Published Feb. 4, 2013

At Milwaukee Ballet's "Genesis" competition, audiences will once again have the rare opportunity to witness the world premier of pieces created by up-and-coming choreographers. The choreographers shared with the thrill of being chosen, the challenge of the rehearsal schedule, and why they really don't care who wins.


Stuermer launches "Go" with local gig

Published Nov. 6, 2007

Milwaukee guitarist Daryl Stuermer, fresh off an international jaunt as a sideman on the Genesis reunion tour, celebrates the release of his latest CD with a release party at Shank Hall, 1434 N. Farwell Ave.


Daryl Stuermer: Have guitar, will travel

Published Jan. 10, 2007

This is going to be an exciting year for Milwaukee guitarist Daryl Stuermer, who will release a new solo CD before heading off to Europe to prepare for the first Genesis tour since 1992.


Catchin' up with Stuermer

Published Jan. 17, 2005

Just back from a world tour with Phil Collins, Milwaukee's most respected guitarist recently launched his latest disc, "Retrofit," on his own Urban Island imprint. We recently asked him about the disc and more.


Milwaukee Talks: Daryl Stuermer

Published May 21, 2001

A veteran of Milwaukee bands like Sweetbottom and international acts like Genesis and Phil Collins Band, guitarist Daryl Stuermer has seen the world on a ticket written by six strings and a lot of hard work. Here, the WAMI winner talks to about his career, working with some of the biggest names in rock, Milwaukee music and more.