In October 2013, legendary Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett recorded a stunning live set at the sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London. Covering all Genesis classics and featuring guest appearances by Ray Wilson, John Wetton, Amanda Lehmann and Roine Stolt, it was about time, this unforgettable show is being released on vinyl. Featuring a highly dynamic and more transparent 2020 remaster and vinyl mastering by Patrick W. Engel, this new edition offers you a whole new experience of this brilliant show. Available as luxurious 3x LP & 2CD set as well as 16bit and 24bit digital album. The track Supper`s Ready,
Steve Hackett is renowned as an immensely talented and innovative rock musician. He was lead guitarist with Genesis as part of their classic line up with Gabriel, Collins, Banks and Rutherford, who produced several of the band’s most acclaimed albums including Selling England By The Pound (a favorite of John Lennon) and The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway. The track Dance Of The Volcano,
With Steve Hackett’s extraordinary versatility in both his electric guitar playing and his composing, he involves influences from many genres, including Jazz, World Music and Blues. He is equally adept in his classical albums that include renditions of pieces by composers from Bach to Satie, his own acoustic guitar compositions that have gained the admiration of many, including Yehudi Menuhin, and ambitious guitar/orchestra albums such as A Midsummer Night’s Drea, recorded with the Royal Philharmonic. The track Watcher At The Skies,
His most recent studio album is 2019’s At the Edge Of Light, which was met with critical acclaim and charted in several countries all around the world including #13 in Germany, #3 UK Rock charts, #28 UK album charts, #7 UK vinyl charts, #12 Sweden Physical Album Charts and more. While keeping a continuous studio output for several decades, Steve Hackett has been presenting classic Genesis tracks with his live band offering stunning renditions preserving the vibe and unique spirit of the original, early Genesis era.The track Carpet Crawler,
Line-Up (on this recording): Steve Hackett / guitar, vocals, Roger King / keyboards, Gary O’Toole / drums, percussion, vocals, Rob Townsend / sax, flute and percussion, Lee Pomerov / bass and Nad Sylvan / vocals. Special guests: John Wetton / vocals, Amanda Lehmann / vocals, Ray Wilson / vocals and Roine Stolt / guitar.