Label: Atlantic - 499 143 • Format: Cassette Album, Reissue • Country: Spain • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock, Synth-pop
The group's drummer and vocalist Phil Collins released a re-recorded version Behind The Lines - Phil Collins - Face Value his first solo album Face Value in February The Genesis version of the track is a dramatic art-rock piece, while the Collins version is lighter and played in a funk style. Lyrically the song is about pleading to a former lover, a subject which fit in with Collins' post- divorce solo album.
There were a few minor changes to the words, however. Collins revealed on the Classic Albums documentary on Face Value that his solo remake came about after "recording Behind the Lines, we ran the tape back at double speed and suddenly this other song appeared". This version is billed as "Behind the Lines — Part 2", as it edited out the long instrumental introduction to the song, and is in essence the second half of the original recording. The song was rehearsed and considered as the show FX - Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath Vol 4 for the We Can't Dance '92 tour.
The instrumental intro was used as an opener on the Turn It On Again tour. Tony Banks wanted to perform the full version but was vetoed by Mike Rutherford Possessed - Vegas - Possessed Phil Collins, who did not want to perform the whole song.
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The finale of Face Value is Phil’s tribute to his biggest influence, The Beatles. He imitates and interprets John Lennon suspiciously well and leaves Collins as far .
" Behind the Lines " is a song by the English progressive rock band Genesis, from their album Duke. The group's drummer and vocalist Phil Collins released a re-recorded version on his first solo album Face Value in February Genre: Art rock, progressive rock.
Behind The Lines Lyrics: I held the book so tightly in my hands / I saw your picture, heard you call my name / It was strange I could not look away / I had to be there, I wanted to go / You gave me no.
Face Value is the debut studio album by English drummer and singer-songwriter Phil Collins, released on 13 February by Virgin Records. After his first wife filed for divorce in , Collins began to write songs during a break in activity from his band Genesis with Genre: Pop rock, R&B, art rock.
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