On Saturday, English rocker Steve Hackett jammed out to an excited crowd at the Talking Stick Resort, and of course, our Art Director Mike Mertes was there with his camera to capture exciting moments during the show.

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Photos: Mike Mertes

It was an intimate show, Mertes said, and a great experience to watch Hackett play his guitar as fans would profess its love for Steve Hackett from the top of their lungs.

Hackett played for Genesis in the 1970s, and even managed to play a few tunes during his show on Saturday.

Here’s the complete set list: 

  • Corycian Fire
  • (Intro only)
  • Spectral Mornings
  • Out of the Body
  • Wolflight
  • Every Day
  • Love Song to a Vampire
  • The Wheel’s Turning
  • Loving Sea
  • Icarus Ascending
  • Ace of Wands
  • A Tower Struck Down
  • Shadow of the Hierophant
  • Get ’em Out by Friday (Genesis song)
  • Can-Utility and the Coastliners (Genesis song)
  • The Cinema Show (Genesis song)
  • Aisle of Plenty (Genesis song)
  • The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway (Genesis song)
  • The Musical Box (Genesis song)


  • Clocks – The Angel of Mons
  • Firth of Fifth (Genesis song)