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Gowan is Canadian Progressive Rock artist Lawrence Gowan. This song is about how we rarely express our desires, and how our inner world stands in sharp contrast to our reality.
Jon Anderson from Yes sings on this and appears in the video. (thanks, Rob - Jemseg, NB, for above 2)
This song was featured in the Degrassi Jr. High TV movie School's Out in 1992, then in the later series Degrassi: The Next Generation it was the name of episode episode 19 of season 4 in 2005. (thanks, Mary - Norwood, MA)
John Doe of X
With his X-wife Exene, John fronts the band X and writes their songs.
Chris Robinson of The Black Crowes
"Great songwriters don't necessarily have hit songs," says Chris. He's written a bunch, but his fans are more interested in the intricate jams.