Jon Brion Biography (1963?-)

Born c. 1963; son of Keith (a band conductor) and LaRue (a singer and administrative assistant) Brion. Addresses: Manager: Kraft-Engel Management,15233 Ventura Blvd., Suite 200, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403.

Gender
Male
Occupation
Composer, singer, musician, music producer

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Work
  • Musician, Boogie Nights, New Line Cinema, 1997
  • Sound technician (All-Star Audio), The Girls Guitar Club (short film), 2001
  • Talent maker, Vanilla Sky, Paramount, 2001
  • Conductor and music producer, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Focus Features, 2004
  • Performer and producer of songs appearing in films, television productions, and videos.
  • Film Appearances
  • Awards ceremony band member, Boogie Nights, New Line Cinema, 1997
  • Television Appearances
  • Episodic
  • Himself, Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO, 2003
  • Pilots
  • Host, The Jon Brion Show, VH1, 2000
  • RECORDINGS
  • Albums
  • (With the Grays) Ro Sham Bo, Epic, 1994
  • Meaningless, 2000
  • Punch-Drunk Love (soundtrack), Nonesuch, 2002
  • Album Musician
  • Aimee Mann, Whatever, Geffen, 1993
  • Aimee Mann, I'm with Stupid, Geffen, 1995
  • Aimee Mann, Bachelor No. 2, Superego Records, 2000
  • Album Producer
  • Aimee Mann, Whatever, Geffen, 1993
  • Aimee Mann, I'm with Stupid, Geffen, 1995
  • Fiona Apple, When the Pawn ... , Clean Slate/Epic, 1999
  • Macy Gray, On How Life Is, Epic, 1999
  • (With others) Aimee Mann, Bachelor No. 2, Superego Records, 2000
  • Brad Mehldau, Largo, Warner Bros, 2002
  • Also produced records for others, including Rufus Wainwright.
  • Videos
  • Himself, That Moment: Magnolia Diary (documentary; also known as That Moment: Magnolia Diary October 1998-March 2000), New Line Home Video, 2000
  • WRITINGS
  • Film Music
  • (With others) Hard Eight (also known as Sydney), Samuel Goldwyn, 1996
  • (With others) Magnolia (also known as mag-no'li-a), New Line Cinema, 1999
  • Punch-Drunk Love, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2002
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Focus Features, 2004
  • I Heart Huckabeees (also known as I Love Huckabees), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004
  • Brion's songs have been featured in films, television productions, and videos.
  • Television Music
  • Series
  • BTM2 (also known as Behind the Music 2 and VH1's "Behindthe Music 2"), VH1, beginning 2000
  • Video Music
  • Blossoms & Blood (short film; also known as Blossoms and Blood), Columbia/TriStar Home Entertainment, 2003
  • Albums
  • (With the Grays) Ro Sham Bo, Epic, 1994
  • Magnolia (soundtrack), Warner Bros., 2000
  • Meaningless, 2000
  • Punch-Drunk Love (soundtrack), Nonesuch, 2002

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Contemporary Musicians, Volume 52, Gale Group, 2005
    Periodicals
    • BAM Magazine, April 4, 1997
    • Boston Globe, August 13, 2000
    • Chicago Tribune, February 12, 2003
    • Entertainment Weekly, December 17, 1999, p. 44; October 15, 2004,p. 73
    • Los Angeles Times, January 17, 2002
    • Time, December 13, 1999, p. 108

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