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
Genesis by the Gods - cover.jpg
Studio album by
Released1968
Recorded1968 at Abbey Road Studios, London
GenreProgressive rock, psychedelic rock
Length37:38
LabelEMI / Columbia Records (UK)
ProducerDavid A. Paramor
The Gods chronology
Genesis
(1968)
To Samuel A Son
(1970)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 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
  6. "Radio Show" (Robertson, Sugarman) – 3:11
  7. "Plastic Horizon" (Robertson, Sugarman) – 3:26
  8. "Farthing Man" (Konas) – 3:30
  9. "I Never Know" (Konas, Hensley) – 5:41
  10. "Time And Eternity" (Konas, Kerslake) – 2:43

Bonus tracks on 1994 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]

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.