is a side project (and supergroup of sorts) consisting of Andy White
, Liam O Maonlai
), and Tim Finn
) -- the name comes from the first letters of each of their first names. In 1993, the three began writing together informally in Dublin -- one of the songs, "Many's the Time (in Dublin)," appeared on Finn's
1993 album, Before & After
. In June 1994, they reconvened in Finn's
Melbourne-based Periscope Studios, where they recorded their debut album, Altitude
was released by EMI-Australia in 1995 and in the U.S. on Cooking Vinyl.