Genesis ( prog rock , england ) Vinyl DISCOGRAPHY

Genesis are an English rock band that formed in 1967. The band currently co98mprises the longest-tenured members Phil Collins (lead vocals and drums), Mike Rutherford (guitar and bass guitar), and Tony Banks (keyboards). Peter Gabriel, Anthony Phillips and Steve Hackett also played major roles in the band in its early years. Genesis are among the top 30 highest-selling recording artists of all time with approximately 150 million albums sold worldwide.

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Genesis began as a 1960s pop band. During the 1970s, they evolved into a progressive rock band, incorporating complex song structures and elaborate instrumentation, while their concerts became theatrical experiences with innovative stage design, pyrotechnics, elaborate costumes and on-stage stories. This second phase was characterised by lengthy performances such as the 23 minute "Supper's Ready" and the 1974 concept album, The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway. In the 1980s, the band produced accessible pop music based on melodic hooks; this change of direction gave them their first number one album in the United Kingdom, Duke, and their only number one single in the United States, "Invisible Touch".

Label & Catalogno Band/Performers - Album Title Year Country
Vertigo 6302 162 GENESIS - Abacab 1981 Germany
Vertigo 6302 162
GENESIS Abacab
 
GENESIS - Abacab
The album Abacab continues Genesis sharp stylistic jump, begun by the band on its preceding album Duke, away from their progressive rock style of the 1970s and toward a radio-friendly pop music sound. As such, Abacab is still viewed today with mixed opinions from both fans and critics. But the band members say that the change in musical direction, beginning with 1980's Duke and continued with Abacab, was necessary for the band's survival in the changing musical climate they found themselves in. Despite the change, songs like the title track, "No Reply At All," "Keep It Dark" and "Man on the Corner" were all respectable hit singles. And while Abacab may have cost Genesis some fans, they earned many others,
  West-Germany
  GENESIS - And Then There Were Three (France) 1978 France
  GENESIS - And then there were three 1978 Germany
  GENESIS - Duke 1980  

Charisma CAS 1058 Quartet/Genesis

GENESIS - Foxtrot UK Gatefold Album Cover

This album "GENESIS - Foxtrot UK" is the fourth studio album by English progressive rock band Genesis and the second from the band line-up which included Peter Gabriel, Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford, Phil Collins, and Steve Hackett.

1972 UK / England
Buddah Charisma CAS 1058 GENESIS - Foxtrot 1972  

DECCA SKL 4990 , ZAL 8839P,

GENESIS - From Genesis to Revelation

This the first album by Genesis, released in March 1969 on Decca Records in England (London Records in North America). It was produced by Jonathan King, who discovered them in 1967 while the members of Genesis were pupils at Charterhouse School, King's alma mater.

1969

England

  GENESIS - Happy The Man / Seven Stones 1972  

Charisma 207 750

 

GENESIS - Invisible Touch

"Invisible Touch" is the 13th studio album by the band Genesis, released in 1986.

1986  
Charisma 9299 257
Genesis Lamb Lies Down in Broadway
 
GENESIS - Lamb Lies Down in Broadway 1974 Germany
  GENESIS - The Lamb Lies Down in Broadway 1974  
  GENESIS - Land Of Confusion 1986  

Charisma 6499 593

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New Entry  GENESIS - Live ( 1973, Netherlands)

Original first release of the very first live album by the British Prog Rock band: Genesis.

 

Philips 6369 916

GENESIS - Nursery Cryme Gatefold Album cover

This album "GENESIS - NURSERY CRYME Gatefold Album cover" is the third studio album by Genesis and was recorded and released in 1971.

1971 Germany
  GENESIS - Nursery Cryme 1972  
  GENESIS - Seconds Out 1977  

Charisma CAS 1074, Notebest Ltd, Carlin Music

GENESIS - Selling England by the Pound

"Selling England by the Pound" is the fifth studio album by the progressive rock band Genesis and was recorded and released in 1973. It followed Foxtrot and was the band's commercial peak so far hitting No.3 in the UK where it remained on the charts for 21 weeks.

1973

England

The Famous Charisma Label 6369 944
GENESIS - Selling England by the Pound
GENESIS - Selling England by the Pound
Germany
GENESIS - Spot The Pigeon Canada
The Famous Charisma Label 9103 102
GENESIS - Trespass FOC / Gatefold
GENESIS - Trespass FOC / Gatefold 1970 France

Charisma 6369 905

GENESIS - Trespass Gatefold Album Cover

"Trespass" is the second studio album by Genesis and was recorded and released in 1970. The only album with drummer John Mayhew and the last with guitarist Anthony Phillips, Trespass had a folk-flavoured progressive rock sound that was a marked departure from their earlier work, and foreshadowed the path the band would follow through the 1970s.

1970 Gernaby
  GENESIS - Trespass 1972  
The Famous Charisma Label 6369 974
GENESIS - A Trick of the Tail Gatefold
GENESIS - A Trick of the Tail Gatefold

France

  GENESIS - A Trick Of The Tail 1972 Germany