Van Der Graaf Generator: Peter Hammill (vocals, guitar, piano on "Refugees"), David Jackson (saxophone), Hugh Banton (keyboards), Nic Potter (bass), Guy Evans (drums).
Additional personnel: Mike Hurwitz (cello on "Refugees"), Gerry Salisbury (cornet on "White Hammer").
Recorded at Trident Studios, London from December 11-14, 1969.
All songs written by Peter Hammill, except "Out Of My Book" (Hammill/Jackson).
Experimental British art rock band Van Der Graaf Generator's 1969 release includes "Darkness" and "After the Flood."
Japanese edition contains two extra tracks.
CD contains 2 bonus tracks.
CD comes in Jpn LP Sleeve.
What the critics say...
Mojo (Publisher) (5/02, p.64) - "...As good a starting point as any....It was also their biggest chart success..."