Genesis Revisited II (studio album) by Steve Hackett

Genesis Revisited II by Steve Hackett
Year: 2012
Release date: 2012-10-22
Overall rank: 5,197th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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76/100 (from 26 votes)
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Genesis Revisited II is ranked 3rd best out of 38 albums by Steve Hackett on

The best album by Steve Hackett is Voyage Of The Acolyte which is ranked number 4159 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 342.

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From 05/12/2021 22:04
The musicianship is fantastic and the songs are obviously magnificent but to my mind what was the point of re-recording Genesis songs unless they were changed significantly, these are almost note for note identical apart from the vocals which are good but in no way come close to the perfection of Peter Gabriel, got to love Steve Hackett though.
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From 02/24/2013 07:21
Brilliant re-edit of a number of Genesis' best songs. Great work. I absolutely like versions of Lamia and Supper's Ready. Steve Hackett is a true talent. Some of his own old songs also appear on this album, the new version of Please Don't Touch really, really delivers.
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