GENESIS - The Fountain Of Salmacis
Album: Nursery Cryme [album review]
Working title: unknown
Credits: Banks, Collins, Gabriel, Hackett, Rutherford
Musicians: Tony Banks, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Steve Hackett, Mike Rutherford
Played Live: 1971, 1972, 1978
mp3 downloads: iTunes
Cover versions: none
Notes: A number of songs that are longer than seven minutes are the founding blocks for the cult of "early Genesis". Stagnation and The Knife certainly were cornerstones, but it was mainly the songs from Nursery Cryme that triggered the fan cult of the Progressive Years. This is particularly true for The Musical Box and our current Track Of The week, The Fountain Of Salmacis.
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