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About halfway though his performance at KeyBank Center on Friday, Phil Collins pulled the chair he’d been sitting on throughout the show right to the edge of the drum riser at the rear of the stage. He bowed his head, placing it inches away from the bass drum, his foot keeping time with the hi-hat, his arms flailing in air-drummer ecstasy to the ride cymbal groove. Collins…

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It's amazing how one drum solo can prolong an artist's career. Phil Collins, a masterful UK drummer who's also an emotive singer-songwriter, is perhaps best known for "In the Air Tonight," released in 1981 but still a familiar tune roughly four decades later. Collins has announced a Buffalo stop for 8 p.m. Oct. 4 in KeyBank Center as a part of his Still Not Dead Yet …