Genesis Revisited II

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Genesis Revisited II
Genesis Revisited II.jpg
Studio album by Steve Hackett
Released 22 October 2012
Recorded 2011–12
Genre Progressive rock
Length 2:24:48
Label Inside Out Music
Producer Steve Hackett, Roger King
Steve Hackett chronology
Beyond the Shrouded Horizon
(2011)
Genesis Revisited II
(2012)
Genesis Revisited II: Selection
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Ultimate Classic Rock(7/10)[1]
AllMusic2.5/5 stars[2]

Genesis Revisited II is the 22nd studio album by musician Steve Hackett, released on 22 October 2012 by Inside Out Music label. It is a sequel to his 1996 album Genesis Revisited and largely consists of reworked versions of songs originally by Genesis with a variety of guest vocalists.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford, Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett, and Phil Collins, except where noted.

Disc one
No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."The Chamber of 32 Doors" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway6:00
2."Horizons" Foxtrot1:41
3."Supper's Ready" Foxtrot23:35
4."The Lamia" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway7:47
5."Dancing with the Moonlit Knight" Selling England by the Pound8:10
6."Fly on a Windshield" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway2:54
7."Broadway Melody of 1974" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway2:23
8."The Musical Box" Nursery Cryme10:57
9."Can-Utility and the Coastliners" Foxtrot5:50
10."Please Don't Touch"S. HackettPlease Don't Touch!4:03
Total length:73:20
Disc two
No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."Blood on the Rooftops"S. Hackett, CollinsWind & Wuthering6:56
2."The Return of the Giant Hogweed" Nursery Cryme8:46
3."Entangled"S. Hackett, BanksA Trick of the Tail6:35
4."Eleventh Earl of Mar"Banks, S. Hackett, RutherfordWind & Wuthering7:51
5."Ripples"Rutherford, BanksA Trick of the Tail8:14
6."Unquiet Slumbers for the Sleepers..."S. Hackett, RutherfordWind & Wuthering2:12
7."...In That Quiet Earth"S. Hackett, Rutherford, Banks, CollinsWind & Wuthering4:47
8."Afterglow"BanksWind & Wuthering4:09
9."A Tower Struck Down"John Hackett, S. HackettVoyage of the Acolyte4:45
10."Camino Royale"S. Hackett, Nick MagnusHighly Strung6:19
11."Shadow of the Hierophant"S. Hackett, RutherfordVoyage of the Acolyte10:45
Total length:71:28

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve Hackett – guitars, vocals (disc 1, track 3 – V: "Willow Farm"; disc 2, track 10)
  • Djabe – (Ferenc Kovács – trumpet, violin, vocals, Attila Égerházi – guitar, percussion, Zoltán Kovács – piano, keyboards, Tamás Barabás – bass guitar, Szilárd Banai – drums) : (disc 2, track 10)
  • Roger King – keyboards (disc 1, tracks 1 & 3–10; disc 2, tracks 1–11)
  • Amanda Lehmann – guitar, vocals (disc 2, tracks 3, 5, 8 & 11)
  • Jo Lehmann – backing vocals
  • Christine Townsend – violin, viola (disc 1, track 1 & 9; disc 2, tracks 1 & 9)
  • Dave Kerzner – keyboards (disc 1, track 3)
  • Dick Driver – double bass (disc 1, tracks 1 & 10; disc 2, tracks 1 & 9)
  • Francis Dunnery – guitar, vocals (disc 1, tracks 3 – VII: "As Sure As Eggs Is Eggs (Aching Men's Feet)" & 5)
  • Gary O'Toole – drums, percussion (disc 1, tracks 1, 4, & 6–10; disc 2, tracks 1, 2, 4–11), vocals (disc 1, track 6 & 7; disc 2, track 1, 4)
  • John Hackett – flute (disc 1, tracks 1, 4, 5 & 10; disc 2, tracks 2 & 9)
  • John Wetton – bass, guitar, vocals (disc 2, track 8)
  • Mikael Åkerfeldt – vocals (disc 1, track 3 – I: "Lover's Leap" & IV: "How Dare I Be So Beautiful?")
  • Nad Sylvan – vocals (disc 1, track 1 & 8; disc 2, track 4)
  • Nik Kershaw – vocals (disc 1, track 4)
  • Phil Mulford – bass (disc 2, tracks 1 & 8)
  • Rachel Ford – cello (disc 1, track 1; disc 2, tracks 1 & 9)
  • Roine Stolt – guitar (disc 2, track 2)
  • Steve Rothery – guitar (disc 1, track 4)
  • Nick Magnus – keyboards (disc 2, track 10)
  • Neal Morse – keyboards, vocals (disc 2, track 2)
  • Jeremy Stacey – drums (disc 1, track 3 & 5)
  • Conrad Keely – vocals (disc 1, track 3 – III: "Ikhnaton and Itsacon and Their Band of Merry Men")
  • Nick Beggs – bass, Chapman stick (disc 1, track 9; disc 2, tracks 4, 7 & 11)
  • Steven Wilson – guitar (disc 2, track 11), vocals (disc 1, track 9)
  • Rob Townsend – saxophone, flute and blown sundries (disc 1, tracks 5, 8 & 9; disc 2, tracks 1, 7 & 11)
  • Jakko Jakszyk – guitar, vocals (disc 2, track 3)
  • Simon Collins (Phil Collins' son) – keyboard, vocals (disc 1, track 3 – II: "The Guaranteed Eternal Sanctuary Man" & VI: "Apocalypse in 9/8")
  • Lee Pomeroy – bass, Chapman stick (disc 1, tracks 3–8; disc 2, track 2)
  • Photographic artwork by Maurizio and Angéla Vicedomini

Genesis Revisited II: Selection[edit]

Genesis Revisited II: Selection
Genesis Revisited 2 Selection.jpg
Studio album by Steve Hackett
Released May 10, 2013 (Germany, Switzerland, Finland, Austria, Norway, Australia, New Zealand)
May 13, 2013 (UK)
May 14, 2013 (Spain, Italy)
May 15, 2013 (Sweden, Hungary)
Recorded 2011-12
Genre Progressive rock
Label Inside Out Music
Producer Steve Hackett, Roger King
Steve Hackett chronology
Genesis Revisited II
(2012)
Genesis Revisited II: Selection
(2013)
Wolflight
(2015)

Genesis Revisited II: Selection is a selection of songs that appear on the 2012 cover album by musician Steve Hackett. It was released in May 2013 by Inside Out Music. It includes eight of the songs included on the original album, plus a previously unreleased version of "Carpet Crawlers"; featuring former Genesis vocalist Ray Wilson.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett, and Mike Rutherford, except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Original albumLength
1."Carpet Crawlers" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway 
2."11th Earl of Mar"Banks, Hackett, RutherfordWind And Wuthering 
3."The Lamia" The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway 
4."Dancing with the Moonlit Knight" Selling England by the Pound 
5."Entangled"Hackett, BanksA Trick of the Tail 
6."Shadow of the Hierophant"Hackett, RutherfordVoyage of the Acolyte 
7."Can-Utility and the Coastliners" Foxtrot 
8."Afterglow"BanksWind And Wuthering 
9."Blood on the Rooftops"Hackett, CollinsWind And Wuthering 

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reed, Ryan (22 October 2012). "Steve Hackett, 'Genesis Revisited II,' – Album Review". ultimateclassicrock.com. Retrieved 27 December 2012.
  2. ^ Lymangrover, Jason. "Genesis Revisited II – Steve Hackett : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 30 March 2013.
  3. ^ Steve Hackett official web site : http://www.hackettsongs.com/news/newsAlbum8.html

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