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1. Nursery Cryme 
2. Selling England by the Pound
3. A Trick of the Tail
Yeah

One day I'll be able to make a list like everybody else...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RyanElliott Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2012 at 05:22

5.)Wind and Wuthering
4.)Nursery Cryme
3.)Foxtrot
2.)Trick of the Tail
1.)Selling England by The Pound

I first heard Selling England by the Pound when I was about 12 and have loved it since, it really shaped my love for progressive music though I also love the era when Peter Gabriel just left and Steve Hackett still was in Genesis. 

Ripples has to be one of my favourite Genesis songs ever.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Chris S Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2012 at 05:51
The Lamb
Selling England
Trick
Foxtrot
Nursery Cryme
 
new era
 
And then there were three
Duke
Abacab
Genesis
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Anthony Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2012 at 12:09
1969-1977:

1 A trick of the tail
2 Foxtrot
3 Selling England by the pund
4 The lamb lies down on Broadway
5 Trespass

1978-1997:
1 Invisible touch (and I don't care what the progsnobs will say)
2 Duke
3 Genesis
4 And then there were three
5 We can't dance
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote BobVanguard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2012 at 19:06
5. Duke
4. Nursery Cryme
3. Selling England by the Pound
2. Seconds Out
1. A Trick of the Tail

I noticed that everyone is listing just studio albums, but to me Seconds Out defined Genesis as one of the greatest bands of all time. 

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote prog4evr Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 29 2012 at 21:48
Originally posted by snowsnow snowsnow wrote:

1) The Lamb
2) SEBTP
3) Foxtrot
4) Wind and Wuthering
5) A trick of the tail
 
I thought Genesis ended after Wind and Wuthering?
Good one!  Like your order too!  Except "Nursery Cryme" would edge out WaW for the fourth spot for me...
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1 - Selling England By The Pound
2 - Foxtrot
3 - Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
4 - Nursery Crime
5 - Trick of the Tail / Wind & Wuthering (Itīs a Tie)
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Saperlipopette! Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 19 2012 at 05:20
One top five will do just fine:

Nursery
Trespass 
SEBTP
Lamb
Foxtrot

+ Trick... and From Genesis... both have their moments.

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5. A Trick of the Tail
4. Foxtrot
3. Nursery Cryme
2. Selling England by the Pound
1.Trespass
After that there is some really great material but the albums overall are inconsistent.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Mirror Image Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 19 2012 at 21:13
In order:

1. Nursery Cryme
2. Foxtrot
3. Wind & Wuthering
4. Selling England By The Pound
5. A Trick of the Tail
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 20 2012 at 01:17
In order.

Nursery Cryme
Foxtrot
Trespass
Selling England
Wind and Wuthuring
I Will Write Peace All Over Your Wings And You Will Fly Around The World
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1. Foxtrot
2. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
3. Selling England By The Pound
4. Nursery Cryme
5. Trespass


Edited by geogkrt - July 20 2012 at 10:02
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Foxtrot
Selling England by the Pound
Nursery Cryme
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Wind and Wuthering
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69-77
 
Foxtrot
SEBTP
Nursery Cryme
ATOTT
Lamb Lies Down..
 
78-97
 
Duke
ATTWT
Genesis/Abacab
Invisible Touch
We Can't Dance
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Eria Tarka Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: July 20 2012 at 12:33
69-75
 
1. The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
2. Selling England By the Pound/Nursery Cryme/Foxtrot/Trespass (4-way tie)
 
75-97
 
1. Genesis
2. Trick of the Tail
3. Invisible Touch
4. Duke
5. Wind and Wuthering


Edited by bytor2112 - July 20 2012 at 12:34
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1. The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
2. Nursery Cryme
3. Tresspass
4. Selling England By the Pound
5. Foxtrot

1. Spectral Mornings
2. Defector
3. Please Don't Touch
4. Security
5. Passion
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Originally posted by HackettFan HackettFan wrote:



1. Spectral Mornings
2. Defector
3. Please Don't Touch
4. Security
5. Passion
 
What the f**k?
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Originally posted by smartpatrol smartpatrol wrote:


Originally posted by HackettFan HackettFan wrote:


1. Spectral Mornings
2. Defector
3. Please Don't Touch
4. Security
5. Passion

 
What the f**k?


Okay, I'll play right. Kind of. I don't remember any prohibition against listing live albums.

1. Duke
2. Seconds Out
3. Abacab
4. Three Sides Live
5. Genesis
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> Hackett Fan
> Chooses Pop Records without him
> wat
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Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

> Hackett Fan
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Actually, I did my top 100 list on another thread but the post 1978 ones didn't even make my list. The Lamb and Nursery, though, were at the top. I find it intriguing to see how people are ranking the old Genesis albums in different ways.
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