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Genesis: Live at Wembley Stadium (Video 1988) Poster

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Originally titled with the Bible-like "Genesis: 11:25" - because the High Definition Video format used had 1125 lines of video resolution (compared to 525 lines in Standard Definition NTSC and 625 lines in Standard Definition PAL).
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This was the first concert ever filmed on High Definition Video - cameras and lenses had to be imported from USA, Europe and Japan.
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Filmed over a series of 4 days (July 1-4, 1987) at Wembley Stadium. All four concerts were sold out, the first in the history of the stadium.
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Genesis and their management had been principal investors in the Vari-Lite automated lighting company. This tour marked the debut of the second generation or "Series 200" Vari-Lite system which included the Artisan control console, VL2 spot, and VL3 wash luminaire fixtures. The large size of the lighting rig reflects the new system's useful capacity of up to 400 individual control channels (versus 96 for the older system). The VL3 was the first fixture capable of producing full spectrum cross-fades between colors by use of a patented color mixing system, as opposed to fixed wheels of single-color filters. The VL3 also brought a fuller, more diverse look to the lighting design; the older system's spot-only fixtures tended to give a very hard-edged look to vari-lite installations.
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The In The Cage Medley was actually performed. However, it was not recorded because all of the cameras had to have their tape replaced at the exact same time.
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Only one song off of the Invisible Touch album was not performed live, and that was Anything She Does. According to Tony Banks it the reason being is because of the timing and the speed of the song would be hard to recreate in a live setting.
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Original Title was Genesis 11:25 - 1125 being the number of "lines" in the High Definition picture.
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This was first concert ever shot in High Definition. There was so little HD equipment at that time, cameras and lenses had to be flown in from all over the world including the United States and Japan.
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