- Doing It for the Art: The sleeve of Acquiring the Taste stated that their goal is to expand the range of contemporary music at the risk of unpopularity. This sleeve note, like that of their debut album, was actually written by their then-producer Tony Visconti (according to his autobiography).
- No-Hit Wonder: Which isn't entirely unheard of in Progressive Rock, but still.
- What Could Have Been: A struggling singer-songwriter and pianist best known today as Elton John auditioned to be their vocalist. He was turned down.
Trivia / Gentle Giant