7/4/15 – Jon Brion – You Can Still Ruin My Day – 2001

Jon BrionYou Can Still Ruin My Day from Jon Brion’s hard to find solo album, Meaningless released independently in 2001. After The Grays, he was signed in 1997 to Lava records but was released from his contract on delivery of the record.

Brion has successfully produced or written for or has been a session player on records by Marianne Faithful, Aimee Mann, Of Montreal, Robyn Hitchcock, Elliot Smith, Evan Dando, Rufus Wainright, Keane, Best Coast, Sky Ferriera and Kanye West, amongst others. He has also composed the music for numerous film scores. A talented fellow, I once went with him to see his Dad conduct a band playing Souza marches.