This album was the last recording project of keyboard player the late ALAN GOWER. He began his musical career with the Afro-rock band ASSEGAI in 1971.
Alan then joined the flowering progressive rock scene with spells in GILGAMESH, HATFIELD AND THE NORTH, and NATIONAL HEALTH. RICHARD SINCLAIR was a member of CARAVAN. PHIL MILLER on guitar was a member of MATCHING MOLE, HATFIELD AND THE NORTH and NATIONAL HEALTH as well as recording with members of THE SOFT MACHINE. TREVOR TOMKINS on drums played with IAN CARR, THE NEW JAZZ ORCHESTRA, HENRY LOWTHER, and NEIL ARDLEY. Tracks: Above and Below, Reflexes in the Margin, Nowadays a Silhouette, Silver Star, Fourfold, Before a Word is Said, Umbrellas, A Fleeting Glance.