19th February 1972 - Genesis play first of *three* 1972 shows in Salisbury

Genesis   played Salisbury in 1972 On this day in 1972, prog rockers Genesis played their first of THREE shows that year at the Alex Disco[1].

Genesis had formed in 1967 at Charterhouse School in Godalming. By February 1972 Genesis had already released 3 albums: ‘From Genesis to Revelation’ in 1969, Trespass in 1970 and Nursery Cryme in 1971. 1972 saw the release of one of their most popular records - Foxtrot

Footnotes

[1] BBC - Wiltshire - History - Salisbury gig history

Photo

Genesis in 1974 - By tony morelli - genesis 11/20/74, CC BY-SA 2.0, Link

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