Gentle Giant

40 Years Ago: Gentle Giant’s ‘Octopus’ Released
In progressive rock's dusty ol' 1970s yearbook, bands like Yes and Genesis were Most Likely To Succeed. Gentle Giant, on the other hand, were the brilliant and slightly awkward Class Clowns. And they were never as awkward or brilliant as they were on their 1972 masterstroke, 'Octopus,…