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Exploring the Top Three Guitars Used by Genesis

Genesis is a British progressive rock band known for their intricate and complex arrangements. Here are the top three Genesis guitars:

  1. Rickenbacker 12-string - One of the band's early hits, "The Carpet Crawlers," features a signature jangly 12-string guitar sound. Guitarist Mike Rutherford used a Rickenbacker 12-string for this song and others, creating a shimmering, textured sound that became a hallmark of the band's sound.

  2. Gibson ES-335 - Tony Banks, Genesis's keyboardist, occasionally played guitar on the band's recordings. He used a Gibson ES-335 for some of his guitar work, which has a warm, full-bodied tone that complemented the band's lush arrangements.

  3. Steinberger - Guitarist Daryl Stuermer joined Genesis in the 1980s and used a Steinberger guitar, known for its lightweight and ergonomic design. The Steinberger's unique sound, created by its innovative headless design and built-in electronics, can be heard on Genesis songs like "Land of Confusion" and "Invisible Touch."


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