The group was formed in 1983, taking the name from the Thelonious Monk jazz album, Brilliant Corners. The line-up included David Woodward (vocals, guitar), Chris Galvin (bass guitar), Winston Forbes (lead guitar, percussion, backing vocals), Bob Morris (drums) and Dan Pacini (occasional trumpet and keyboards). A later addition was Phil Elvins on guitar.
They splitting up after last release from 1993.
Woodward and Galvin formed Experimental Pop Band
in 1995, along with third member Corin Dingley. Galvin died from cancer in 1998.