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In The Beginning Series,
Vol 1 - 6
6 Discs. A veritable plethora of studio outtakes and alternate tracks from the early 70's. Check here for all the tracks...
1971, 1972, 1974 London?
.Various studio demos: Happy The Man (rough mix) [2:56], 2. Happy The Man (somewhat "cleaner" mix) [3:13] 3. Happy The Man (studio demo) [2:52] 4. Happy The Man (demo version) [2:49] 5. Only Your Love (studio rehearsal) [3:52] 6. Silver Song (studio demo 1) [4:06] 7. Silver Song (studio demo 2) [4:18] 8. Silver Song (Phil vocal demo) [4:13] 9. Only Your Love (unreleased demo) [3:07]10. Harold The Barrel [2:57] 11. Harlequin (alternate track) [2:49] 12. The Fountain of Salmacis (alternate track) [7:43] 13. Watcher of The Skies (demo) [3:38] 14. Supper's Ready (demo) [22:30]
1970 - 1974 BBC / London
2 disc set comprised of live material from the years 1970 - 1974. Disc one is comprised mostly of BBC material, while the second disc is "Lamb" material from the April 15, 1975 London show. Very good stereo sound.
The Musical Fox
January 1972 Basel, Switzerland AU
Happy the Man, Stagnation, The Fountain of Salmacis, Twilight Alehouse, The Musical Box, The Return of the Giant Hogweed
Some of You are Going to
January 28 1973 | February 4 1973 Leicester, De Montford Hall | Manchester, Free Trade Hall
From the liner notes:
Long time awaited: at last, the official "Genesis Live" as it should have been issued, and as Genesis themselves didn't want to, Special thanks to Keith for the tape, and to Mr. Brush for having been so patient to keep it "on hold" for almost twelve years. There's always an angel standing in the sun...
Selling England By The
Studio Sessions/Rehersals For "Selling England By The Pound" Album
February 19, 1973 London, England
"This is obviously a "best of" the 'In The Beginning' series. Most of it are in fact Ant's solo work, but the CD is also including good versions of 'Only Your Love' and 'Silver Song'." -Thomas Holter
Welcome To Epping
October 20, 1973 London, England
One of the first performances on the "Selling England by the Pound" tour. Track list same as "Watcher of Skies", below, however also contains "Battle of Epping Forest".
of the Skies
October 20, 1973 London, England
One of the first performances on the "Selling England by the Pound" tour.
November 22 1973 Felt Forum, NYC AU
2 Discs. Watcher of the Skies, Firth of Fifth, The Musical Box, Dancing with the Moonlit Knight, The Cinema Show, I Know What I Like, Horizons, More Fool Me, The Battle of Epping Forest, The Knife, Supper's Ready
Rael Imperial Aerosol Kid
December 8, 1974 Providence, RI
2 discs. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway -- Fly On A Windshield -- Broadway Melody Of 1974 -- Cuckoo Cocoon -- In The Cage -- The Grand Parade Of Lifeless Packaging -- Back In N.Y.C. -- Hairless Heart -- Counting Out Time -- The Carpet Crawlers -- The Chamber Of 32 Doors -- Lilywhite Lilith -- The Waiting Room Part 1 -- The Waiting Room Part 2 -- Anyway -- The Supernatural Anaesthetist -- The Lamia -- Silent Sorrow In Empty Boats -- The Colony Of Slippermen -- Ravine -- The Light Dies Down On Broadway -- Riding The Scree -- In The Rapids -- It -- The Musical Box
Descends on Waterbury
December 12 1974 Waterbury, CT Palace Theatre SB
3 disc set. A good quality soundboard full "Lamb" show, as well Hedley Grange studio outtakes. Originally 2 discs, mastered to 3 discs due to CDR length limitations. Several tracks (Anyway, Supernatural Anastethesis, Musical Box) are from Providence, RI December 8th, 1974.
Dance Right Through The
April 16 1974 Detroit, Michigan
2 disc Highland set. Watcher of the Skies, Dancing With The moonlit Knight, Sort Sotry, The Cinema Show, I know What I like, Firth of Fifth, The Musical Box, Horizons, Peter & Phil Performance, Supper's Ready
April 21, 1974 Montreal, Canada FM(?)
2 disc set. "This is probably the best recording from one of the most bootlegged Genesis gigs. Peter tells his stories in French, and the audience love it. Two tracks from the May '75 Wembley show are included." - Thomas Holter
The Lamb Lives
January 10, 1975 West Palm Beach, Florida SB
2 disc set. A good quality soundboard full "Lamb" show. Four tracks (The Waiting Room, Anyway, Supernatural Anastethesis, Musical Box) are from Providence, RI December 8th, 1974.
"Five minutes before showtime Peter Gabriel enters the room, looking
for a coffee, not that he needs added caffeine energy, dressed up as Rael with make-up
outlining this street fighting kid's fantasies."
Genesis - Live in
April 6, 1975 Dusseldorf, Germany AU
2 discs. Complete Lamb + The Musical Box + Watcher of the Skies
The Waiting Room
April 15 1975 Wembley, Empire Pool, UK FM?
Liner notes state that this is the first English performance of the "Lamb" show. Cuckoo Cocoon/ In The Cage, Back In N.Y.C., Hairless Heart, Counting Out Time, Carpet Crawl, The Waiting Room, Silent Sorrow In Empty Boats, The Light Lies Down On Broadway.
From Genesis To...
April 15 1975 | October 4 1978 Wembley | NYC
First 5 tracks are from a 1975 Genesis Wembley show, 4 tracks from Peter Gabriel solo at the Bottom Line in New York. Also, Sledge Hammer performed at the Princes Trust Concert in 1988, and Summertime Blues / Biko with Simple Minds at Wembley 1988.
The Story of Rael
May 2 1975 Birminham UK
2 disc set from Highland. Lamb Lies Down, Fly On A Windshield, Broadway Medley of 74', Cuckoo Cocoon, In The Cage, Grand Parade of Lifeless Packaging, Peter's Talk on the Rael Story, Back In NYC, Hairless Heart, Counting Out Time, Carpet Crawlers, Chamber of 32 Doors, Peter's Talk on Rael Story #2, Lilywhite Lilith, The Waiting Room inc. Dancing With The Moonlit Knight, Anyway, Here Comes the Supernatural Anesthetist, The Lamia, Silent Sorrow in Empty Boats, The colony of Slipper men, Ravine, The Light Dies Down on Broadway, Riding The Scree, In The Rapids, It , The Musical Box, The Knife
Brazil Tour 1977
1977 Brazil FM?
2 discs. Squonk, One For The Vine, Robbery, Assault and Battery, Firth of Fifth, In That Quiet Earth (Parts 1 and 2), I know What I Like, Supper's Ready, Dance On A Volcano, Los Endos, The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway / The Musical Box.
March 13 1977 Atlanta, Georgia AU
2 discs. Squonk, One For The Vine, Robbery, Assault and Battery, Your Own Special Way, Firth of Fifth, Carpet Crawlers, In That Quiet Earth , Afterglow, I know What I Like, Eleventh Earl of Mar, Supper's Ready, Dance On A Volcano, Los Endos, Lamb Lies Down on Broadway Glasgow Sotland June 9, 1977: Robbery, Assault and Battery, It
June 24th, 1978 Knebworth
Part of the "Super Golden Radio Shows" series. Nine tracks.
May 7, 1980 London, England FM(?)
2 disc set. It has been said that this is perhaps the best recorded collectable Genesis performance. From the "Duke" tour a nice mix of old and new are performed.
The Lamb Woke Up Again
October 2 1982 Milton Keynes Concert Bowl, UK
2 discs. Peter Gabriel reunion concert featuring a lot of Lamb era, and other early Genesis material.
So Alive - Peter Gabriel
June 15, 1986 Giants Stadium, Meadowland, New Jersey / USA
Giants Stadium, Meadowland, New Jersey / USA, 15th June 1986: 1. Red Rain 2. Shock The Monkey 3. Family Snapshot 4. Sledgehammer 5. San Jacinto 6. Biko 7. Don't Give Up (with Tracy Chapman) 8. In Your Eyes (with Youssou N'dour) den Haag, May 1991: 9. Games Without Frontires (with Sting) 10. Don't Give Up (with Sinéad O'Connor + Sting)
Live in the Big
June 2-3, 1992 East Rutherford, NYC
2 disc set. Good mix of old and new...
Peter Gabriel - The
3 discs. A collection of rare and hard to find Gabriel tracks in one compilation.