Genesis

Follow You Follow Me

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This two-CD set was recorded live at the Uptown Theatre in Chicago on the band's And Then There Were Three tour of 1978.The source is the WXPT radio broadcast, so the sound -- although slightly bass-heavy -- is great, with excellent stereo separation.The band -- now comprising Banks/Collins/Rutherford/Stuermer/Thompson -- feels really at home in his small-venue setting; they had been headlining huge festivals throughout the spring and summer of 1978, and Collins mentions this fact in one of his many humorous between-song chats to a very enthusiastic audience.There is a good cross-section of material played and a rare chance to hear "Dancing the Moonlit Knight" in its entirety (something the band did only very rarely). Other highlights include "Squonk," "Ripples" and "Burning Rope," and Phil Collins' storytelling art hits peak form with the introduction to the "Cinema Show" medley. Highly recommended and well worth picking up if you see a copy.

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