Veteran musician John Young began working on his first prog album in 2008 which would become Lifesigns. Two years later Young was joined by longtime friend Nick Beggs (bass), and by Martin “Frosty” Beedle (drums) to complete the first lineup of the band. Their dself-titled debut album, was released in 2013 with notable guest stars such as progressive rock legend Steve Hackett (Genesis), Jakko Jakszyk (King Crimson), Thijs Van Leer (from Focus) on flute, and Robin Boult (from Fish) on guitar. This year, the band finally released the follow-up Cardington with Jon Poole on bass and a mix of guitar players including Dave Bainbridge, Menno Gootjes, Niko Tsonev and Robin Boult. The band have appeared two previous times on Cruise to the Edge, in 2014 and 2015.