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4.17 | 3 ratings | 1 reviews | 67% 5 stars

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Boxset/Compilation, released in 1982

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Funny Ways (5:23)
2. Alcard (5:01)
3. Giant (6:23)
4. Pantagruel's Nativity (6:49)
5. The Advent Of Panurge (4:32)
6. Knots (5:51)
7. Peel The Paint (4:00)
8. Three Friends (8:43)

Line-up / Musicians

Gary Green
Kerry Minnear
Derek Shulman
Phil Shulman
Ray Shulman
Martin Smith
Malcolm Mortimore
John Weathers
Tony Visconti

Releases information

Released in a fold-out cover with extra inner flaps. A 12-page booklet is attached to the inside.

Mtd. under license from Polygram Dischi S.p.A.
Armando Curcio Editore, Roma
Printed and manufactured in Italy
Rights Society: SIAE
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A): SU 1026 A 520 11 82 ℗ 1982
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B): SU 1026 B 520
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, variant 2): SU 1026 A 520 11 82 ℗ 1982 1
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, variant 2): SU 1026 B 520 E

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GENTLE GIANT Gentle Giant ratings distribution

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Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(67%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(33%)
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4 stars This is a very special compilation. It was released in 1982, and was one of my first Gentle Giant albums. I already owned Civilian and Free Hand, but the songs on the compilation were from the first years of the band. The booklet that comes with the LP is extensive (but the text is in Italian) ... (read more)

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