Jon Brion

After a stretch making his name in the power pop underground, Jon Brion graduated to success as a producer and film composer, working with artists ranging from Kanye West to Paul Thomas Anderson. That variety was also ... Read more »
Born: 12/11/1963 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Music (36)

Wilson 2017 (Movie)

(Music)

Trainwreck 2015 (Movie)

Music/Featured Musician (Music)

The Gambler 2014 (Movie)

Music/Music Conductor (Music Conductor)

Delivery Man 2013 (Movie)

Music/All Other Instruments (Music)

The Blue Umbrella 2013 (Movie)

(Music)

ParaNorman 2012 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

ParaNorman 2012 (Movie)

Music (Music)

This Is 40 2012 (Movie)

(Music)

The Future 2011 (Movie)

(Original Score)

Stone 2010 (Movie)

(Composer)

The Other Guys 2010 (Movie)

(Music)

The Other Guys 2010 (Movie)

"Pimps Don't Cry" (Song)

Step Brothers 2008 (Movie)

(Music)

Step Brothers 2008 (Movie)

("Family Bible") (Song)

Step Brothers 2008 (Movie)

("Back And Forth") (Song Performer)

Synecdoche, New York 2008 (Movie)

Score Conductor (Music)

Synecdoche, New York 2008 (Movie)

Orchestrations (Original Music)

Synecdoche, New York 2008 (Movie)

("Synecdoche Song") (Song)

The Break-Up 2006 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

The Break-Up 2006 (Movie)

Music (Original Music)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 (Movie)

(Composer)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind 2004 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

I Heart Huckabees 2004 (Movie)

(Music)

I Heart Huckabees 2004 (Movie)

All Other Instruments (Performer)

I Heart Huckabees 2004 (Movie)

("I Get What It's About") (Song)

Knockaround Guys 2002 (Movie)

Guitar & Keyboards (Music)

Punch-Drunk Love 2002 (Movie)

(Music)

BTM2 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Music

Magnolia 1999 (Movie)

(Music)

Magnolia 1999 (Movie)

("WDKK Theme Song") (Song)

Pleasantville 1998 (Movie)

song producer("Across the Universe") (Song)

Sliding Doors 1998 (Movie)

("Amateur") (Song)

Hard Eight 1997 (Movie)

(Music)

Picture Perfect 1997 (Movie)

("Amateur") (Song)

The Myth of Fingerprints 1997 (Movie)

("On the Banks of the Wabash") (Song Performer)
Actor (3)

Heaven Adores You 2015 (Movie)

(Himself)

Funny People 2009 (Movie)

Jam Musician (Actor)

Real Time with Bill Maher 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Actor

Biography

After a stretch making his name in the power pop underground, Jon Brion graduated to success as a producer and film composer, working with artists ranging from Kanye West to Paul Thomas Anderson. That variety was also exhibited by his legendarily eclectic one-man shows at the Los Angeles club Largo, which became a popular enough draw to have been affectionately satirized by Fred Armisen in a "Saturday Night Live" (NBC 1975- ) sketch.

Relationships

Aimee Mann Song Performer

Ex-Companion

Mary Lynn Rajskub Actor

Ex-Companion

Milestones

2001

First solo album <i>Meaningless</i> released

1999

Wrote first complete film score for "Magnolia"

1994

Formed The Grays

1989

Joined final touring lineup of 'Til Tuesday

1982

Released <i>How Pop Can You Get?</i> as a member of The Bats

Bonus Trivia

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Played guitar on Spilt Milk, the second album by Los Angeles psych-pop band Jellyfish. Later formed The Grays with Jason Falkner, who had played guitar on Jellyfish's first album, Bellybutton

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