UK were a super group of the first order who came together as a quarter just as the prog scene was drawing down. The 4 members were well established in progressive rock by this time - John Wetton (Brian Ferry, King Crimson, Phil Manzanera). Eddie Jobson (Roxy Music, Frank Zappa), Bill Bruford (Yes, King Crimson), & Allan Holdsworth (Gong, Soft Machine) and they released their self-titled debut album in 1978,
In 1978, the band returned as a trio. gone were Holzworth and Bruford and in was Terrie Bozzio (Frank Zappa) and UK released their second and final studio album of that era.