Welcome to Breakdown, an unofficial resource and discussion list about the innovative guitarist/producer Michael Brook. This site is infrequently updated, but contains a great deal of background info which will remain online. For up-to-date news and information, visit Michael Brook's official site and MySpace page.

Discographies full details on every record featuring Brook

Sorted Discography
This edition of the Breakdown discography is organized by type of record. Makes sense to us. For those trainspotter types out there, you also have the option of viewing the discography in chronological order.



Michael Brook with Brian Eno & Daniel Lanois: Hybrid
The Edge with Michael Brook: Captive
The Edge with Sinead O'Connor: Heroine (single)
Pieter Nooten / Michael Brook: Sleeps With the Fishes
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: Mustt Mustt
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: Mustt Mustt (single)
Michael Brook: Cobalt Blue
Michael Brook: Live at the Aquarium
U. Srinivas with Michael Brook: Dream
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook: Night Song
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook: Crest
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: Remixed by Massive Attack
Michael Brook: Albino Alligator
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook remixed: Star Rise
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook: Star Rise (single)
Djivan Gasparyan & Michael Brook: Black Rock
Michael Brook: Affliction
Zawose & Brook: Assembly
Michael Brook: India: Kingdom of the Tiger
Michael Brook: Time Walk (details unknown)


Contributions to other records

Jon Hassell: Vernal Equinox
Flivva: The Name is Schreibman / Sympathetic Ear
Brian Eno & Jon Hassell: Possible Musics
Jon Hassell: Dream Theory in Malaya (Fourth World Vol. II)
Brian Eno: Ambient 4: On Land
Jon Hassell: Aka-Dabari-Java (Magic Realism)
Brian Eno: Thursday Afternoon
Roger Eno: Voices
Jon Hassell: Power Spot
Jon Hassell: The Surgeon of the Nightsky Restores Dead Things by the Power of Sound
Roger Eno: Between Tides
Teresa De Sio: Sindarella Suite
Youssou N'Dour: Set
Xymox: Phoenix
Balloon: Gravity
Balloon: Now That the Thrill is Gone (single)
Balloon: Tightrope Walker (single)
This Mortal Coil: Blood
Rain Tree Crow: Rain Tree Crow
Rain Tree Crow: Blackwater
Haruomi Hosono: In the '90s
Cheb Khaled: Khaled
Peter Gabriel: Xplora1: Peter Gabriel's Secret World
This Mortal Coil: Original Versions
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: Shahbaaz
Bryan Ferry: Taxi
Jane Siberry: When I Was a Boy
Laraaji: Flow Goes the Universe
Djivan Gasparayan: Moon Shines at Night
Peter Matthiessen: No Boundaries
The Pogues: Waiting for Herb
Jane Siberry: Temple
Baaba Maal: Firin' in Fouta
Sylvian|Fripp: Damage
Alain Bashung: Chatterton
Global Communication: Maiden Voyage
Jane Siberry: It Can't Rain All the Time
Khaled: N'ssi N'ssi
Brian Eno: Box I: Instrumental
John Cale / Bob Neuwirth: Last Day on Earth
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: The Last Prophet
U. Srinivas: Rama Sreerama
Robert Wyatt / Jo Bogaert / Blissphemy: Millennium - A Civilised Word
Jon Hassell: Sulla Strada
Sylvian|Fripp: Live in Japan
Peter Murphy: A Retrospective
The Wolfgang Press: Remixes Number Two
The Wolfgang Press: Going South
The Wolfgang Press: Funky Little Demons
Peter Murphy: Cascade
Roger Eno: Lost in Translation
Jane Siberry: Maria
Mary Margaret O'Hara: Miss America
Tenores Di Bitti: S'Amore E' Mama
Purna Das Baul: Songs of Love & Ecstasy
Ziskakan: Soley Glase
Julia Fordham: East West (single)
Julia Fordham: East West
Iarla Ó Lionáird: The Seven Steps to Mercy
Paban Das Baul: Inner Knowledge
Sinéad O'Connor: So Far... The Best of Sinéad O'Connor
Paul Tingen: May the Road Rise to Meet You
Russell Mills: Undark One: The Strange Familiar
DAAU: We Need New Animals
Mandalay: Beautiful
Maldita Vecindad Y los Hijos del Quinto Patio: Mostros
Julia Fordham: Julia Fordham Collection
Russell Mills / Undark: Pearl & Umbra
Peter Murphy: Wild Birds
Nonny de la Pena: The Jaundiced Eye (video/dvd)
Hans Zimmer: Mission Impossible 2
Pale 3: Der Krieger + Die Kaiserin
Claude Chalhoub: Claude Chalhoub
Sylvian & Fripp: Damage (second edition)
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: A Voice from Heaven (video/dvd)
Prince Diabate: New Life
Hans Zimmer: Black Hawk Down
Jane Siberry: Love is Everything: The Jane Siberry Anthology
Peter Murphy: Dust
David Sylvian: Camphor



The Last Pogo
Music and Rhythm
Music for Films III
Opal: Assembly
Angels in the Architecture
A Door In The Air: The Echoes Living Room Concerts
...and Dog Bones, Too
Rough Trade: Music for the 90s Vol. 4
The 13 Year Itch
HMV Video Sampler
Real World Presents 1994
A Brief History of Ambient Volume 1: 152 Minutes 33 Seconds
A Brief History of Ambient Volume 2: Imaginary Landscapes
Real World Presents 1995
Real World Sampler 1995
A Brief History of Ambient Volume 3: The Music Of Changes
All Virgos Are Mad, cd
All Virgos Are Mad, video
Spiritual High
Real World Celebrates Greenpeace
Dead Man Walking
Real World Notes 2
Real World Notes 3
Celtic Moods
Real World Notes 5
Ambient Journies
Shoe Pie
Real World Notes 6
Music for the Spiritual Tourist
Music for Vampires
Real World Notes 11
A Window on the Real World
Strange Planet
Voices of the Real World
Real World Notes 12
Ground Zero
Echoes Living Room Concerts 6
Real World Notes 13
Planet Chant
Back to Mine
Spirit of Africa
Real World Notes 15
Real World Music: Starbucks Celebrates the World of Music, Arts & Dance



Michael Brook: Shona
Michael Brook: Shona / Captive (Russian pirate)
various artists: Lanzarote Music Festival (video)
Michael Brook: Live at the Aquarium (Russian pirate)
David Sylvian and Robert Fripp: The Road to Graceland
Robert Fripp & David Sylvian: A New Dream
Robert Fripp & David Sylvian: Tokyo 1993
David Sylvian: The Live Chronicles, Vol. 3: To Fall Without Landing
Robert Fripp & David Sylvian: Kings - Second Chapter