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February 12 in history

881 Pope John VIII crowned Charles the Fat, the King of Italy.

1429  English forces under Sir John Fastolf defended a supply convoy carrying rations to the army besieging Orleans from attack by the… 663 more words


Genesis: Seconds Out, First In

Genesis released the double live album Seconds Out, their last consecutive album to feature guitarist Steve Hackett, in 1977. Steve left the band near the end of mixing sessions for this album, and ended what for many is the most important period of their history. 992 more words

Concert Review

Genesis Revisited: Live At Hammersmith - Steve Hackett

Great songs given the best of makeovers by one of the original players on the source albums – and then played live at the London home of live music which used to be called “Hammersmith Odeon” and over the years become the Apollo and the Labatts Apollo but everyone knows it as Hammy Odeon.


Classic Rock Almanac January 14, 2015


Today’s Question: A day after a session that was totally scrapped, 50 years ago today (January 14th, 1965), Bob Dylan began two days of recording that would become his fifth album, Bringing It All Back Home. 478 more words


Voyage Of The Acolyte - Steve Hackett (1975)

Voyage of the Acolyte is the debut solo album from progressive rock guitarist Steve Hackett. It was released while he was still a member of Genesis. 884 more words