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Brian Eno

Producer + Professional Musician
Male
Hometown Woodbridge
Net Worth $36 Million
Other Names Eno, Brian Peter ...

Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, professionally known as Brian Eno or simply as Eno, is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, and visual artist, known as one of the principal innovators of ambient music. Eno was a student of Roy Ascott on his Groundcourse at Ipswich Civic College. He then studied at Colchester Institute art school in Essex, England, taking inspiration from minimalist painting.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1948 Birth Brian Eno was born in 1948 at Phyllis Memorial Hospital, Woodbridge, Suffolk, the son of Catholic parents William Eno, who had followed his father and grandfather into the postal service, and Maria Eno (née Buslot), a Belgian-born woman whom William had met during his World War II service. … Read More

TWENTIES

1969 21 Years Old Eno was educated at St Joseph's College, Ipswich, which was founded by the St John le Baptiste de la Salle order of Catholic brothers (from whom he took part of his name when a student there), at Ipswich Art School in Roy Ascott's Groundcourse and the Winchester School of Art, graduating in 1969. … Read More
1972 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1972, Eno and Robert Fripp (from King Crimson) used a tape-delay system, described as 'Frippertronics', and the pair released an album in 1973 called (No Pussyfooting). … Read More
1973 25 Years Old In 1973 he produced the orchestra's first album The Portsmouth Sinfonia Plays the Popular Classics (released in March 1974) and in 1974 he produced the live album Hallellujah! … Read More
His first such work, 1975's Discreet Music (again created via an elaborate tape-delay methodology, which Eno diagrammed on the back cover of the LP), is considered the landmark album of the genre. … Read More
1976 28 Years Old In September 1976 Eno recorded with the Krautrock/Kosmische Musik group Harmonia at their studio in Forst, Germany. … Read More

THIRTIES

1980 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1980 Eno provided a film score for Herbert Vesely's Egon Schiele – Exzess und Bestrafung, also known as Egon Schiele – Excess and Punishment. … Read More
1983 35 Years Old In 1983 Eno collaborated with his brother, Roger Eno, and Daniel Lanois on the album "APOLLO: Atmospheres and Soundtracks". … Read More

FORTIES

1992 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1992 Eno released an album featuring heavily syncopated rhythms entitled Nerve Net, with contributions from several former collaborators including Robert Fripp, Benmont Tench, Robert Quine and John Paul Jones.
1995 47 Years Old …  In 1995, Eno provided one of several remixes of "Protection" by Massive Attack (originally from their Protection album) for release as a single. … Read More
1996 48 Years Old 1 More Event
…  This collaboration is chronicled in Eno's book A Year with Swollen Appendices a diary published in 1996.

FIFTIES

2004 56 Years Old In 2004 Fripp and Eno recorded another ambient collaboration album, The Equatorial Stars.
2005 57 Years Old Eno returned in June 2005 with Another Day on Earth, his first major album since Wrong Way Up (with John Cale) to prominently feature vocals (a trend continued with Everything That Happens Will Happen Today). … Read More
2006 58 Years Old 1 More Event
In early 2006 Eno collaborated with David Byrne, again, for the reissue of My Life in the Bush of Ghosts in celebration of the influential album's 25th anniversary. … Read More
In 2007 Eno's music was featured in a movie adaption of Irvine Welsh's best-selling collection Ecstasy: Three Tales of Chemical Romance. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2008 60 Years Old In 2008, he released Everything That Happens Will Happen Today with David Byrne, designed the sound for the video game Spore and wrote a chapter to Sound Unbound: Sampling Digital Music and Culture, edited by Paul D. Miller (a.k.a. … Read More
Eno revealed on radio in May 2009 that a skin graft he received as treatment for a severe burn on his arm was part human skin, part carbon fibre. … Read More
2010 62 Years Old Eno released another solo album on Warp Records in late 2010. … Read More
Eno also sang backing vocals on Anna Calvi's debut album on two songs "Desire" and "Suzanne & I". He later released Drums Between the Bells, a collaboration with poet Rick Holland, on 4 July 2011. … Read More
2013 65 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2013, Brian Eno made a number of limited edition prints featuring the artwork from his 2012 album Lux available only from his website. … Read More
2014 66 Years Old 1 More Event
In May 2014, Eno and Underworld's Karl Hyde released Someday World, featuring various guest musicians: from Coldplay's Will Champion and Roxy Music's Andy Mackay to newer names such as 22 year old Fred Gibson, who helped produce the record with Eno. … Read More
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