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Guys - that was then & this is now. The Lamb Lies Down was musically brilliant - even if some of us (me) couldn't understand what it was about at the time. (Personally I like all the phases and forms Genesis' music has taken.) I think the length of the album was a plus - doesn't everyone? I guess the band might have found it quite lengthy - but the sounds were great - and when you were all composing it - how could you tell that it would become a Prog' Rock classic?. There is no doubt in my mind that Steve Hackett's guitar composition style had a profound effect on perfecting the Genesis sound. I loved the blending of Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins vocals. The contributions of Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford and Tony Banks go without saying - obviously. I guess fans look back - because we tend to assume the composing is over now. But does it have to be? Wouldn't it be great if all five of you could get together again and compose some new music? How would it sound? What would it be about?

It's a shame Gabriel and Hackett pulled out of the 2007 tour concept but it was a great tour anyway. How about a great big concert of Genesis and lots of solo work from all band members - a Genesis Festival for 4 or 5 days. Wow!