History YMMV / Genesis

6th Jan '17 6:18:42 AM SeptimusHeap
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* FreudWasRight: The Slippermen, and Doktor Dyper's "[[NightmareFuel cure]]" for same.
28th Aug '16 8:04:23 AM Schroeder1174
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** Mike Rutherford [[WordOfGod mentioned]] in the documentary video accompanying the 2009 remaster of ''Genesis'' that he feels the album's first side may be the band's most powerful in the band's catalogue.

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** Mike Rutherford [[WordOfGod mentioned]] in the documentary video accompanying the 2009 remaster of ''Genesis'' that he feels the 1983 album's first side may be the band's most powerful album side, track-by-track, in the band's catalogue.
28th Aug '16 8:02:26 AM Schroeder1174
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** Mike Rutherford [[WordOfGod mentioned]] in the documentary video accompanying the 2009 remaster of ''Genesis'' that he feels the album's first side may be the band's most powerful in the band's catalogue.
28th Jul '16 4:57:26 AM 123456789
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** "Who Dunnit?" from ''Abacab''. It was written more or less as a joke, then the joke was taken even further by incorporating it into the tour setlist. To drive the point home, in live performances of the song, Mike Rutherford plays the ''drums''.

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** "Who Dunnit?" from ''Abacab''. It was written [[{{Bathos}} more or less as a joke, joke]], then the joke was taken even further by incorporating it into the tour setlist. To drive the point home, in live performances of the song, Mike Rutherford [[CrowningMomentOfFunny plays the ''drums''.the]] ''[[CrowningMomentOfFunny drums]]''.
16th Jun '16 12:08:18 PM ElatedFalconine
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** When it comes to the fans who think the band lost their way in the '80s, was their last truly good album ''The Lamb'' (the last album with Gabriel), or was it ''Wind and Wuthering'' (the last album with Steve Hackett)? Some even think the trio era had one or two good albums before moving straight into pop.

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** When it comes to the fans who think the band lost their way in the '80s, was their last truly good great album ''The Lamb'' (the last album with Gabriel), or was it ''Wind and Wuthering'' (the last album with Steve Hackett)? Some even think the trio era had one or two (or even three or four) good albums before moving straight into pop.
5th May '16 12:16:57 PM Berrenta
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* ItGetsBetter: The storyline is not particularly interesting until about halfway through the game, at which point it suddenly picks up the pace.

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* ItGetsBetter: SlowPacedBeginning: The storyline is not particularly interesting until about halfway through the game, at which point it suddenly picks up the pace.
30th Apr '16 8:09:20 AM 123456789
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* SophomoreSlump: Averted with ''Trespass'', almost universally considered a huge improvement over ''From Genesis to Revelation''. The band had kept writing songs during their early tours and cherry-picked the numbers that went over especially well for the album.

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* SophomoreSlump: Averted Averted, if not Inverted with ''Trespass'', almost universally considered a huge improvement over ''From Genesis to Revelation''. The band had kept writing songs during their early tours and cherry-picked the numbers that went over especially well for the album.



** "Firth of Daryl"[[note]] Referring to touring guitarist Daryl Steurmer taking Steve Hackett's epic "Firth of Fifth" middle section and turning it into a Music/VanHalen-esque generic guitar solo[[/note]], along with many other examples of the Collins-era band trying to cover Gabriel-era material. On the other hand, Gabriel actually praised Collins' renditions of his songs, claiming that Collins "sang them better" than he did. [[labelnote:Although...]]He did have mixed feelings about Collins' rendition of "Music/SuppersReady", but that was mainly because the song was so personal to him; he compared it to seeing someone trying on your old clothes and being unsure if they'll fit.[[/labelnote]]

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** "Firth of Daryl"[[note]] Referring to touring guitarist Daryl Steurmer taking Steve Hackett's epic "Firth of Fifth" middle section and turning it into a Music/VanHalen-esque generic guitar solo[[/note]], along with many other examples of the Collins-era band trying to cover Gabriel-era material. On the other hand, Gabriel actually praised Collins' renditions of his songs, claiming that Collins "sang them better" than he did. [[labelnote:Although...]]He did have mixed feelings about Collins' rendition of "Music/SuppersReady", [[JustifiedTrope but that was mainly because the song was so personal to him; him]]; he compared it to seeing someone trying on your old clothes and being unsure if they'll fit.[[/labelnote]]
17th Mar '16 4:34:53 PM 123456789
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* [[TookTheBadFilmSeriously Took The Bad Album Seriously]]: Ray Wilson, whose work with Genesis, and the album, ''Calling All Stations'', resulting it, was killed by fan indifference before it could begin, has seemed to parlay that brief time into a substantial career. To this day, he still performs songs from ''Calling All Stations'' live and recently appeared as a guest singer at Steve Hackett's 2013 ''Genesis Revisited II'' show at the Royal Albert Hall.

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* [[TookTheBadFilmSeriously Took The Bad Album Seriously]]: Ray Wilson, whose work with Genesis, and Genesis on the album, album ''Calling All Stations'', resulting it, which was killed by fan indifference before it could begin, outright panned, has seemed to parlay that his brief time stint into a substantial career. To this day, he still performs songs from ''Calling All Stations'' live and recently appeared as a guest singer at Steve Hackett's 2013 ''Genesis Revisited II'' show at the Royal Albert Hall.
17th Mar '16 4:29:55 PM 123456789
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* [[TookTheBadFilmSeriously Took The Bad Album Seriously]]: Ray Wilson, whose work with Genesis, and the album, ''Calling All Stations'', resulting it, was killed by fan indifference before it could begin, has seemed to parlay that brief time into a substantial career. To this day, he still performs songs from ''Calling All Stations'' live and recently appeared as a guest singer at Steve Hackett's 2013 ''Genesis Revisited II'' show at the Royal Albert Hall.
15th Feb '16 6:09:05 AM 123456789
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** While averting this when succeding him as the above, Collins following Gabriel into a solo career; it was Johnny Carson who once introduced him as "The man who made a career out of being not as good as Peter Gabriel."
** In a certain sense, Daryl Stuermer's guitar and bass work, along with Chester Thompson's drumming, might get compared and contrasted to the musicians whose contributions they have to recreate in live performance. This might ''especially'' be the case for Daryl's recreations of Steve Hackett's guitar work, as unlike Mike Rutherford or Phil Collins, Hackett's physical presence onstage is missing from the trio-era lineup.

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** While averting this when succeding him Gabriel as the above, lead singer, Collins following Gabriel him into a solo career; it was Johnny Carson who once introduced him as "The man who made a career out of being not as good as Peter Gabriel."
** In a certain sense, the rhythm section of Daryl Stuermer's guitar Stuermer (guitar, bass) and bass work, along with Chester Thompson's drumming, Thompson (drums) might get compared and contrasted to the musicians whose contributions they have to recreate in live performance. This might ''especially'' be the case for Daryl's recreations of Steve Hackett's guitar work, as unlike Mike Rutherford or Phil Collins, Hackett's physical presence onstage is missing from the trio-era lineup.
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