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Hackett Dancing with Moonlit Knight

Ahead of the release of Genesis Revisited Band and Orchestra: Live at the Royal Festival Hall legendary guitarist Steve Hackett has released a live video featuring the first track. ‘Dancing with the Moonlit Knight’ first appeared on the classic Selling England By The Pound album by Genesis, as the band hit a particular creative high mark.  This new release will be ...

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Hackett Royal Festival Hall Shows Revisited

Steve Hackett has announced the release of a 2CD + Blu-Ray digipak titled Genesis Revisited Band & Orchestra: Live at the Royal Festival Hall for release on 25th October 2019 through InsideOutMusic. Recorded on 5th October 2018, it fulfilled a long held ambition of the guitarist’s: to perform the music of Genesis with a live orchestra. Conducted by Bradley Thachuk, ...

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Steve Hackett Interview & Songs

Steve Hackett has just released ‘Beasts in Our Time’ the third single to be taken from his new album At the Edge of Light released on 25th January. “The track ‘Beasts In Our Time’ is the main thrust of this album, exposing fear, greed and intolerance,” said Hackett. “The eagle in the video symbolises the hatred and violence which nationalism breeds… And the ...

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Steve Hackett – At The Edge Of Light

Steve Hackett is a stellar guitarist and a hugely significant and influential figure in prog-rock. From his time with Genesis between 1971-77, when they were at their most creative, and from his career as a solo artist, he’s always been unafraid to mix things up and, on his new album, At The Edge of Light, his 26th studio album, he’s ...

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Steve Hackett – Under The Eye of The Sun

‘Under The Eye of The Sun’ is new video release from progmeister Steve Hackett, ahead of his 26th solo album At The Edge Of Light  that will itself be released on 25th January 2019 through Inside Out Music. Describing At The Edge Of Light Hackett remarked how: “The contrast between dark and light weaves its way throughout the album in many ...

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Steve Hackett – At The Edge Of Light

Featuring a cast of international performers, At The Edge Of Light will be the 26th studio album from legendary progressive rock artist Steve Hackett. Due out on 25th January 2019, expectation is high, the guitarist’s previous studio recording, 2017’s The Night Siren, having been a mainstream album chart hit in the UK and Europe. Steve says: “In these dangerous times, ...

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Selling England By The Pound in 2019

Steve Hackett has announced a 20 date UK tour to take place this time next year. As has been the manner of his recent annual outing he will devote most of the evening to a classic Genesis album on which he played guitar alongside other solo and band favourites. Fans will be delighted to learn that in 2019 it will ...

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Steve Hackett  Announces Limited Edition 6 CD/2 DVD Collection

Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett has announced the release of a special six CD & two DVD collection titled Broken Skies – Outspread Wings (1984-2006) due for release on the 5th October 2018 through InsideOutMusic. Commenting on the forthcoming release Hackett said: “I’m excited to announce the release of a special bumper retrospective 1984 – 2006 box set. This will include ...

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GTR Classic – When the Heart Rules the Mind Reimagined

In 1985 progressive rock guitarists Steve Hackett and Steve Howe – of Genesis and Yes/Asia fame respectively – formed the AOR rock band GTR, who went on to record one album that hit No. 11 in the alubm charts and  went gold, tour North America and Europe in 1986, and a hit single in ‘When the Heart Rules the Mind’ ...

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Hackett Tours with Orchestra

Following 2017’s sell-out Genesis Revisited tour, progressive rock artist and former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett announced a special six date UK tour in October where he and his band will be accompanied by a 41 piece orchestra… However, shows are selling out already and Hackett has added more dates! The decision to undertake this tour was made after the critical success of ...

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