[in 1984] In the States obviously we're playing big places all the time, between 10 and 20 thousand people, and in order to look like something in those kind of size halls you've got to put on some kind of a show, and a lot of equipment, and it does cost a lot to carry it around.  With months to spare, Banks accepted the job of scoring another science fiction film, Lorca and the Outlaws (1984), which came with no salary. He was well known in the House of Commons for his acid tongue. I don't have to worry about reviews or anything like that. He has been married to his wife Margaret since 1972, has two children Ben and Emily, and lives in a rural area near Guildford, south of London. See , Banks became interested in the music of Gustav Mahler after hearing it in Death in Venice. , His next soundtrack was the drama film Quicksilver (1986). "Genesis Says Peter Gabriel Missing Rock Hall Induction Is No 'Snub, "Singer Steven Wilson crowned prog rock king", "The 27 greatest keyboard players of all time", "Tony Banks on Solo LP, Genesis: 'Never Say Never, "Banks' Statement - Tony Banks - A Curious Feeling Revisited", "Suite Success: An Interview with Tony Banks", "Tony Banks in interview with Christopher Thomas, March 2004", "Genesis' Tony Banks on his Classic FM debut", "My Favorite Artists Other Than the Pet Shop Boys", "ReGenesis : Early Genesis for the modern keyboardist", "Tony Banks: "A Chord Too Far" (4CD-Set)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tony_Banks_(musician)&oldid=982846556, Articles with unsourced statements from May 2019, Articles with unsourced statements from December 2012, Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SELIBR identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with Trove identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, "Still It Takes Me By Surprise" (1992, feat. Banks serves as a football sideline reporter on the Big Ten Network alongside Chris Denari and Jeremy Leman. Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions. 1981). 31 August 2020... Tony Banks news, gossip, photos of Tony Banks, biography, Tony Banks girlfriend list 2016. It was during this time that he began composing, titling an early piece "Black Down" which led to his decision to pursue orchestra composition. The youngest of five children, Tony Banks was encouraged to play music by his parents John and Nora at a very young age. His zodiac sign is Aries. As part of the Baltimore Ravens, he helped the team win Super Bowl XXXV over the New York Giants. film According to our records, Tony Banks is possibly single. Tony Banks has been in a relationship with Crystal Ann Taylor (1997).  This can clearly be heard on everything Banks plays on the Genesis Live album. They have two children. photos, Around 1983, Banks was asked by director Peter Hyams to score the soundtrack to 2010: The Year We Make Contact (1984), the sequel to the popular science fiction film 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), having liked his work for The Shout. Banks formed his second group project outside Genesis in 1994. He became a prolific user of the Hammond T-102 organ, Mellotron, ARP Pro Soloist and Yamaha CP-70 piano. View agent, publicist, legal and company contact details on IMDbPro. Help us build our profile of Tony Banks! He is a classically trained pianist, although he never went to music college or gained a music qualification.