Driving Over Lemons

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Is peasant farming the new rock 'n' roll? Chris Stewart left unknown band Genesis for a new life in Spain, and never looked back.

Is peasant farming the new rock 'n' roll? Chris Stewart left Genesis when they were still unknown for a new life in Spain and never looked back.

Mick Ford reads extracts from ex-Genesis drummer Chris Stewart's autobiographical book.

When he left the band, he had no idea they would soon be worth millions and that life as a farmer in Spain would be more than a little strange.

But he never looked back.

When drummer Chris Stewart left an unknown group called Genesis to become a peasant farmer in Spain, he had little idea that the band would make millions.

But he never looked back and, becoming Cristobel el Pelador - the mechanised sheep shearer - was a league away from money and fame.

Read by Mick Ford (1/5).

Chris Stewart left unknown band Genesis for a new life peasant farming in Spain and never looked back.

Read by Mick Ford.

Quitting Genesis, drummer Chris Stewart headed to Spain as an aspiring peasant farmer.

Quitting Genesis before the big time, drummer Chris Stewart headed to Spain as an aspiring peasant farmer.

Quitting rock band Genesis before the big time, the drummer headed to Spain as an aspiring peasant farmer.

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Chris and Ana find that pomegranates and lemon groves have their drawbacks.

Mick Ford reads from Chris Stewart's book.

Mick Ford reads five extracts from the autobiographical book by Chris Stewart, ex-Genesis drummer turned farmer.

2: Chris and Ana find that pomegranates and lemon groves have their drawbacks.

Drummer Chris Stewart's life as a peasant farmer in Spain is narrated in five parts by Mick Ford.

The aspiring peasant farmers find that pomegranate and lemon groves have their drawbacks.

Mick Ford reads Chris Stewart's book.

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The aspiring peasant farmers tackle sheep shearing and bridge building south of Granada.

Read by Mick Ford.

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There is a new arrival at the remote mountain farm in Andalusia.

There's a new arrival for the budding peasant farmers in the remote mountains of Andalucia.

Read by Mick Ford.

There's a new arrival for the budding peasant farmers in the mountains of Andalucia.

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The baby arrives, but the Spanish rains cause chaos for the aspiring peasant farmers.

Mick Ford concludes Chris Stewart's book.

The final extract from Chris Stewart's adventures as an immigrant in southern Spain.

Read by Mick Ford.

The final extract from Chris Stewart's adventures as an emigrant in southern Spain.

Mick Ford reads from the autobiographical book by ex-Genesis drummer turned farmer Chris Stewart.

Drummer Chris Stewart's life as a peasant farmer in Spain is narrated in five parts by Mick Ford.

The baby arrives, but the heavy Spanish rains sparks chaos for the aspiring peasant farmers.

Concluded by Mick Ford.