The BBC’s inaugural collection of broadcasts curated by Tony Banks is coming

The BBC’s inaugural collection of broadcasts curated by Tony Banks is coming


Arranged by pianist and founding member of the beginning Tony Banks and their sound engineer and producer Nick Davis, “BBC broadcasts” is a collection of material sent by the band to the BBC between 1970 and 1998 and includes contributions from three vocalists who have overlapped over the years, namely Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins and Ray Wilson.

It will be released on March 3, 2023,”BBC broadcasts” will be found in a 5 CD box set with 53 songs and vinyl, triple LP with 24 tracks. In particular, it will be the first vinyl release of all these songs and, also for the first time, many of the 1987 Wembley concerts will be available in audio format. But that’s not all. In fact, the collection also includes a bio-discographic note by Michael Hann and is accompanied by a 40-page booklet.

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BBC broadcasts” can be considered at the same time a album collectors and”alternative best hits“. In fact, only some versions of the songs in the collection have been officially released before.

Let’s start like this the early years of the band’s careerthrough participation in historic BBC radio programs”Night Journeyand John Peel Sessions. The box set also includes songs taken from two of Knebworth’s Genesis shows (1978 and 1992), their much-loved London Lyceum show in 1980 and their triumphant Wembley concert series in 1987.

The collection is completed by other pieces recorded at the NEC in Birmingham in February 1998, some rare sessions at the BBC Paris Studios in London and “Night Journey” of BBC Radio 2 in the early 70s and classy live version ofSpace Observer” at Wembley Empire Pool in 1975.

Genesis, BBC Broadcasting: 5CD Box Tracklist

1 CD

  1. Shepherd – Night Journey 1970 (published in “Genesis Archive 1967-75”)
  2. Pacidy – Night Journey 1970 (published in “Genesis Archive 1967-75”)
  3. Let’s Make Love Now – Night Ride 1970 (published in “Genesis Archive 1967-75”)
  4. Salmacis Fountain – Paris Studios 1972
  5. Music Box – Paris Studios 1972
  6. Crying – Sounds of the ’70s 1971 (published in “Genesis Archive 1967-75”)
  7. Harlequin-Peel Sessions January 1972
  8. Out By Friday – Peel Sess Sept 1972
  9. Harold The Barrel – Peel Sessions September 1972
  10. Twilight Alehouse – Peel Sessions Sept 197
  11. Sky Watcher – BBC In Concert 1975

2 CDs

  1. Squonk-Knebworth 1978
  2. Burning Rope – Knebworth 1978
  3. Dance On The Volcano – Knebworth 1978
  4. Drum Duet – Knebworth 1978
  5. Los Endos-Knebworth 1978
  6. Deep In The Motherlode – Lyceum 1980
  7. Dancing with The Moonlit Knight – Lyceum 1980
  8. Carpet Crawlers – Lyceum 1980
  9. One Per Vine – Lyceum 1980
  10. Behind the Lines – Lyceum 1980
  11. Duchess-Lyceum 1980
  12. Audio Guides – Lyceum 1980
  13. Turn It On Again – Lyceum 1980
  14. Dukes Travels-Lyceum 1980
  15. Dukes End-Lyceum 1980

3 CD

  1. Say It’s Okay Joe – Lyceum 1980
  2. The Lady Lies – Lyceum 1980
  3. Ripples-Lyceum 1980
  4. In Cage-Lyceum 1980
  5. Raven-Lyceum 1980
  6. Afterglow-Lyceum 1980
  7. Follow Me, Follow Me – Lyceum 1980
  8. I Know What I Like (In Your Wardrobe) – Lyceum 1980
  9. Knife-Lyceum 1980
  10. Mother – Wembley 1987 (released on “Genesis Live 1973-2007”)
  11. Dominos – Wembley 1987 (released on DVD “Live At Wembley Stadium”)

4 CD

  1. That’s All – Wembley 1987(released on “Genesis Live 1973-2007”)
  2. Brazil-Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  3. Throwing It Away – Wembley 1987 (released on DVD “Live At Wembley Stadium”)
  4. Home By The Sea – Wembley 1987 (released on DVD “Live At Wembley Stadium”)
  5. Second Home by the Sea – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  6. Invisible Touch – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  7. Drum Duet – Wembley 1987 (released on DVD “Live At Wembley Stadium”)
  8. Los Endos – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  9. It’s Not About Us – NEC 1998
  10. Dividing Line – NEC 1998

5 CD

  • No Son of Mine – Knebworth 1992
  • Driving the Last Spike – Knebworth 1992
  • Old Medley-Knebworth 1992
  • Fading Lights – Knebworth 1992
  • Hold My Heart – Knebworth 1992
  • I Can’t Dance – Knebworth 1992

All tracks are previously unreleased, except where noted.

Genesis, BBC Broadcast: 3LP Set Tracklist

Side 1

  1. Music Box – Paris Studios 1972
  2. Crying – Sounds of the ’70s 1971 (published in “Genesis Archive 1967-75”)
  3. Harlequin-Peel Sessions January 1972
  4. Harold The Barrel – Peel Sessions September 1972

Side 2

  1. Out By Friday – Peel Sess Sept 1972
  2. Sky Watcher – BBC In Concert 1975
  3. Dancing with The Moonlit Knight – Lyceum 1980
  4. Carpet Crawlers – Lyceum 1980

Side 3

  1. Behind the Lines – Lyceum 1980
  2. Duchess-Lyceum 1980
  3. Audio Guides – Lyceum 1980
  4. Dukes Travels-Lyceum 1980
  5. Dukes End-Lyceum 1980

Side 4

  1. Say It’s Okay Joe – Lyceum 1980
  2. The Lady Lies – Lyceum 1980
  3. I Know What I Like (In Your Wardrobe) – Lyceum 1980

Side 5

  1. Mother – Wembley 1987 (released on “Genesis Live 1973-2007”)
  2. That’s it – Wembley 1987 (published on “Genesis Live 1973-2007”)
  3. Home By The Sea – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  4. Second Home – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)

Side 6

  1. Throwing It All Away – Wembley 1987 (released on the “Live At Wembley Stadium” DVD)
  2. No Son of Mine – Knebworth 1992
  3. Driving the Last Spike – Knebworth 1992

All tracks are previously unreleased, except where noted, and have never been released on vinyl.