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Interview
Studio album by Gentle Giant
Released UK April 23, 1976
USA May 4, 1976
Recorded February – March 1976 at Advision Studios, London
Genre Progressive rock
Length 36:22
Label Chrysalis
Capitol United States Canada
Producer Gentle Giant
Professional reviews
Gentle Giant chronology
Free Hand
(1975)
Interview
(1976)
Playing the Fool
(1977)

Interview is a concept album by British progressive rock band Gentle Giant which was released in 1976. This is an interesting concept in the canon of Gentle Giant work in that it is conceived as a radio interview. Thus the narration or interviewer is an integral part of the overall soundscape.

Contents

Track listing

All songs composed by Kerry Minnear, Derek Shulman and Ray Shulman.

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Side one

  1. "Interview" – 6:54
  2. "Give It Back" – 5:08
  3. "Design" – 4:59

Side two

  1. "Another Show" – 3:29
  2. "Empty City" – 4:24
  3. "Timing" – 4:50
  4. "I Lost My Head" – 6:58

35th Anniversary reissue

  1. "Interview" – 6:31 (recorded July 3, 1976 at Calderone Theater, Hempstead, NY)

Personnel

Release details

  • 1976, UK, Chrysalis Records CHR-1115, Release Date 30 April 1976, LP
  • 1976, U.S., Capitol Records ST-11532, Release Date 4 May 1976, LP
  • 1976, U.S., Capitol Records ST-11532, Release Date ? April 1976, Cassette
  • ?, U.S., Capitol Records SN-16047, Release Date ? ? ?, LP (reissue without picture sleeve)
  • ?, U.S., Capitol Records CD 18732, Release Date ? ? ?, CD
  • 1994, UK, Terrapin Trucking TRUCKCD005, Release Date ? July 1994, CD (Re-Master)
  • 1996, U.S., One Way CD 18467, Release Date ? ? 1996, CD
  • 1999, UK, BGO BGOCD421, Release Date 1 October 1999, CD (2 x CD with Free Hand)
  • 2005, UK, DRT Entertainment RTÉ 00357, Release Date 13 September 2005, CD (35th Anniversary Enhanced Re-Master)

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