Hidden Gems By Steve Hackett

Steve Hackett may not be a household name.  Among the progressive rock faithful he is known worldwide.  Hackett  initially gained fame for his unique guitar work with Genesis in the 1970's.  Since leaving the band in 1977 Hackett has established himself as  a prolific solo artist. Throughout the course of Hackett's long solo career he … Continue reading Hidden Gems By Steve Hackett

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Album Spotlight: Broken Skies Outspread Wings By Steve Hackett

Steve Hackett's  Broken Skies Outspread Wings (2018) box set is an extremely welcome trip down progressive rock memory lane.  For those unfamiliar with Hackett's musical output from the mid  1980's to  the earlier 2000's this box set is a fantastic jumping on point. More specifically this  box set covers Hackett's career from 1984 to 2006.  … Continue reading Album Spotlight: Broken Skies Outspread Wings By Steve Hackett

Album Spotlight: Blues With A Feeling By Steve Hackett

Initially released  in 1994, Blues With A Feeling is a Steve Hackett blues album.  Mixing original compositions with cover songs, there is very little progressive rock to be found.  And that is okay with me.  The album may be a blues album, but it is clearly  Steve Hackett music.  His distinctive guitar and vocals carry … Continue reading Album Spotlight: Blues With A Feeling By Steve Hackett