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Features

Sunday, May 22 2011

The 25 Best Progressive Rock Songs of All Time

Put as simply -- and starkly -- as possible, many beautiful babies were thrown out with the bath water by hidebound critics who were content to sniffingly dismiss the more ambitious (pretentious!) works that certain bands were putting out as a matter of course in the early-to-mid-‘70s.


Thursday, August 9 2007

Genesis: 1976-1982

Genesis is slightly different from typical prog rock. Yes, they had the 20-minute song "cycles" and the classical allusions all up in their lyrics, but they also had a few other things that their proggy peers did not: specifically, Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins.


Columns

Wednesday, March 5 2014

The Holy Trinity: Genesis

During this three album stretch, Genesis evinced as much growth and glory as any of their prog brethren, and the banner they raised still casts a huge and heavy shadow over everything that followed.


Reviews

Monday, November 28 2011

The Musical Box: 1 November 2011 - Louisville, KY

Genesis is alive and well.


Thursday, November 17 2011

Zechs Marquise: Getting Paid

Prog that doesn't actually progress anywhere.


Blogs

Thursday, March 17 2011

Taking It All Too Hard: Some Unironic Love For Phil Collins

A few things for youngsters and hipsters to be aware of: Phil Collins, in another lifetime, was not only a very worthwhile musician, he was also an outstanding drummer.


News

Monday, January 4 2010

The Genesis of a progressive trend?

Is the impending induction of Genesis the beginning of progressive rock getting its long-denied due from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Or is


Monday, October 1 2007

Genesis takes audiences on a tour of its huge discography

Mike Rutherford The inescapable band finally got away. After a dizzying run of hits for Genesis in the 1980s - coupled with ubiquitous solo work


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