Genesis 1970 - 1975


Released: 10th November 2008

A box set containing the Genesis albums Trespass, Nursery Cryme, Foxtrot, Selling England By The Pound and The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway as CD/SACD & DVD double disc sets with new mixes by Nick Davis.

The set also includes a bonus CD/SACD & DVD 'Extra Tracks 1970 - 1975'Apart from Trespass, Ant's musical contributions on this release are limited to eight of the tracks on the 'Extra Tracks' collection so only the track listing for that is given here.

Details relating to the release of Trespass in this set can be found on the discography page for the album.

Track 9 on this disc ('Manipulation') is a group version of Ant and Mike's co-written composition F Sharp, which later formed the basis of parts of The Musical Box on Nursery Cryme.

Cover Design: Chris Peyton for The Redroom



Original UK release details

Box Set

Country of Release

Record Label Catalogue Number
UK Virgin Records CD Box 14


Track Listing

1. Happy The Man (3:11)

2. Twilight Alehouse (7:48)

3. Going Out To Get You (demo, 1969) (4:55)

4. Shepherd (BBC Night Ride, 1970) (4:04)

5. Pacidy (BBC Night Ride, 1970) (5:44)

6. Let Us Now Make Love (BBC Night Ride, 1970) (6:16)

7. Provocation ('Genesis Plays Jackson' demo, 1970) (4:10)

8. Frustration ('Genesis Plays Jackson' demo, 1970) (3:42)

9. Manipulation ('Genesis Plays Jackson' demo, 1970) (3:49)

10. Resignation ('Genesis Plays Jackson' demo, 1970) (3:03)




Recording Information

Peter Gabriel: Vocals, Flute, Accordian

Tony Banks: Piano, Organ, Guitar, Vocals

Anthony Phillips: Guitars, Vocals (3-10)

Mike Rutherford: Guitars, Bass, Vocals

John Mayhew: Drums, Percussion (3, 5-10)

Steve Hackett: Guitars (1 & 2)

Phil Collins: Drums, Percussion, Vocals (1 & 2)

Tony Hill-Smith: Backing Vocals (3)

Barry Johnston: Backing Vocals, Tambourine (3)


Track 1 recorded in Spring 1972.  Producer: John Anthony

Track 2 recorded during the Foxtrot sessions 1972 at Island Studios, Basing Street, London.  
Recording engineer: John Burns

Track 3 recorded at Regent Sound Studio 'B', Tottenham Court Road, London on 20th August 1969.  
Recording and mixing engineer: Brian Roberts

Tracks 4, 5 & 6 recorded at BBC Maida Vale Studio 4, Delaware Road, London on 22nd February 1970.  
Recording engineer: Nick Gomm  BBC producer: Alec Reid

Tracks 7 - 10 believed to have been recorded at BBC Transcription Service Studio, Kensington House, London in January 1970.  Producer: Paul Samwell-Smith



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