Genesis (The Gods album)

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Genesis is the debut album by the British band The Gods. The LP was recorded in 1968 and released that same year by EMI / Columbia Records) in the UK. The album was re-issued on CD by Repertoire Records in 1994.

Genesis
Studio album by The Gods
Released 1968
Recorded 1968
Genre Progressive rock, psychedelic rock
Length 43:06
Label EMI / Columbia Records (UK)
The Gods chronology
Genesis
(1968)
To Samuel A Son
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Towards The Skies" (Konas) – 3:25
  2. "Candles Getting Shorter" (Konas, Hensley) – 4:28
  3. "You're My Life" (Konas, Kerslake) – 3:20
  4. "Looking Glass" (Konas, Hensley) – 4:14
  5. "Misleading Colours" (Kerslake, Konas) – 3:40

Side two[edit]

  1. "Radio Show" (Robertson, Sugarman) – 3:11
  2. "Plastic Horizon" (Robertson, Sugarman) – 3:26
  3. "Farthing Man" (Konas) – 3:30
  4. "I Never Know" (Konas, Hensley) – 5:41
  5. "Time And Eternity" (Konas, Kerslake) – 2:43

Bonus tracks on CD reissue[edit]

  1. "Baby's Rich" (Konas, Hensley) – 2:48
  2. "Somewhere In The Street" (Hensley) – 2:50
  3. "Hey Bulldog" (Lennon–McCartney) – 3:03
  4. "Real Love Guaranteed" (Konas, Hensley) – 2:29

When it came out in 1968, the LP consisted of 10 tracks.[2] The 1994 CD version has an additional four songs. It features both sides of the band's extremely rare 45's singles "Baby's Rich" and "Hey Bulldog". The cover of the CD shows the original sleeve artwork which was designed by Hipgnosis.

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Peter Vince – Engineer
  • Mark Brennan – Liner Notes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "allmusic ((( Genesis > Review )))". www.allmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-10-03. 
  2. ^ "Gods, The (2) - Genesis (LP, Album) at Discogs". www.discogs.com. Retrieved 2009-10-03.