Gentle Giant – Three Piece Suite (Blu-Ray/CD)
Three Piece Suite is a collection of SW mixes of a selection of songs taken from the band’s first three albums (Gentle Giant, Acquiring the Taste, Three Friends), using all of the available/surviving multi track tapes. This edition includes the album on CD and in high resolution blu-ray with 5.1 surround sound mixes, flat transfers of the complete albums, and videos.
Three Piece Suite is a collection of SW mixes of a selection of songs taken from the band’s first three albums (Gentle Giant, Acquiring the Taste, Three Friends), using all of the available/surviving multi track tapes.
The album includes 3 songs from the self titled debut album, 2 from second album Acquiring the Taste, and 4 from Three Friends. A bonus song Freedom’s Child from the band’s first recording sessions with producer Tony Visconti has also been remixed.
The liner notes contain an essay by noted journalist Anil Prasad, in which Gentle Giant’s members reflect upon the writing and recording sessions. Steven Wilson and Tony Visconti additionally share their observations about the early days of one of progressive rock’s most influential bands.
Blu-ray and CD in digipak containing 2017 Steven Wilson mixes in 96/24 PCM and in DTS 5.1 Surround Sound Master Audio. The Blu-ray also includes animated videos for the Steven Wilson mixes, instrumental mixes of all tracks, and flat transfers of all three complete albums in their original mixes.
2. Nothing At All
3. Why Not
4. Pantagruel’s Nativity
5. The House, The Street, The Room
7. Peel the Paint
8. Mr. Class And Quality
9. Three Friends
10. Freedom’s Child
11. Nothing At All (Steven Wilson 7″ Edit)