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
Real World Notes 2

Real World Notes 2

various artists

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Real World Records
Spring 1996


  • Crest - New Radio Mix (Michael Brook, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan) 6'14
    • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan: vocals
    • Michael Brook: infinite guitar, buzz bass
    • James Pinker: hi-hat
    • Joe Bruce: woodwinds, drums
    • Richard Evans: acid wah treatment


The Crest New Radio Mix is also available on the French Crest promo cd. It is simply an edit of the album track, originally from Night Song.


Real World Notes 3 Real World Notes 5 Real World Notes 6 Real World Notes 13
Night Song Star Rise Crest