Alien Themed Genesis Songs

  Watcher of the Skies (Live Shepperton Studios 1973) Based in some way on Arthur C.Clarke’s “Childhood’s End”. The book follows the peaceful alien invasion of Earth by the mysterious Overlords (Gabriel’s character), whose arrival ends all war, helps form a world government, and turns the planet into a near-utopia. However mankind eventually evolves leaving Earth and their bodies behind to join a cosmic consciousness called the Overmind. Keep It Dark (1981) Tony Banks explains in the 2007 DVD re-release…

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Genesis Live 1973 Recreated in Lego

Iconic Peter Gabriel era Genesis recreated in Lego Mini-figures and instruments An Executive Desk Toy     Set Includes: Phil Collins (Drums, drumsticks and microphone) Tony Banks (Keyboards) Mike Rutherford (Double neck Guitar) Steve Hackett (Guitar) Acoustic Guitar Bass Drum and microphone Email us if you would be interested in purchasing this set.

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Thotch vs Genesis

Who were the Better Group?   Thotch are of course a made-up parody band created for the BBC comedy series ‘Brian Pern: A Life in Rock’. This show was a complete send up of Peter Gabriel and Genesis, but it was hilarious. The series was written by Rhys Thomas and Simon Day, and directed and produced by Rhys Thomas. The show had many famous actors including: See list here Peter Gabriel, said this of the series: “It made me laugh…

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The Light Dies Down On Broadway

The Lamb Tour ended on this date 40 years ago The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway tour ended on the 22 May 1975 in Besançon, France. The last show was supposed to be in Toulouse on the 24th but it was cancelled.

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Do you like Peter Gabriel?

A very creative re-write of the Patrick Bateman (played by Christian Bale) Genesis monologue from the movie American Psycho. Unfortunately I can’t find an author for this re-write. Please enjoy! But don’t take it too seriously 🙂 Do you like Peter Gabriel? I’ve been a big Genesis fan right up until the release of their 1980 album, Duke. After that, I really didn’t understand any of their work. Too simple, too commercial. It was on Nursery Cryme where Peter Gabriel’s…

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American Psycho – Phil Collins

Patrick Bateman: Do you like Phil Collins? I’ve been a big Genesis fan ever since the release of their 1980 album, Duke. Before that, I really didn’t understand any of their work. Too artsy, too intellectual. It was on Duke where Phil Collins’ presence became more apparent. I think Invisible Touch was the group’s undisputed masterpiece. It’s an epic meditation on intangibility. At the same time, it deepens and enriches the meaning of the preceding three albums. Christy, take off…

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