Eddie Jobson (Keyboards); Alex Machacek begin_of_the_skype_highlighting end_of_the_skype_highlighting (Guitar); Marco Minnemann (Drums); Trey Gunn (Warr touch guitar); Aaron Lippert (vocals)
Returning from a self-imposed 27-year retirement from band and touring activity, the reclusive progressive-music pioneer and 'UK' co-founder has set out to find the same caliber of next-generation musicians for the new UKZ project that would equal or surpass the talents of his previous colleagues and collaborators-an impressive list that includes Frank Zappa, Robert Fripp, Bill Bruford, Phil Collins, John Entwistle, Ian Anderson, Simon Phillips, Terry Bozzio, Allan Holdsworth, and Tony Levin.Jobson -- who was born and raised in the Durham area of England -- has hand-selected a truly international dream-band of virtuosos from around the world.
Aaron Lippert , a citizen of Belgium, but born and raised in New York-- the former lead singer and songwriter for Columbia recording artists Expanding Man.
Trey Gunn a Texas native, currently residing in Seattle -- a ten-year veteran of King Crimson and the leading exponent of the Warr touch guitar.
Alex Machacek, from Vienna, Austria -- an award-winning guitar prodigy and composer;
Marco Minnemann , from Hannover, Germany -- a drumming phenomenon of unparalleled virtuosity.