Brainbox

Musicians

Jan Akkerman Jan Akkerman 24-12-1946 (guitars)

The Friendship Sextet (1957-1961)
Johnny and his Cellarrockers (1961-1964)
The Hunters (1965-1968)
Brainbox (1969-1970)

Focus (1970-1975)

Solo (1968-now)

  • Guitar for sale (1968) Guitar for sale (1968)
  • Tabernakel (1974) Tabernakel (1974)
  • Profile (1972) Profile (1972)
  • Jan Akkerman (1977) Jan Akkerman (1977)
  • Live in Montreux (1978) Live in Montreux (1978)
  • Jan Akkerman 3 (1980) Jan Akkerman 3 (1980)
  • Oil in the family (1981) Oil in the family (1981)
  • Pleasure point (1982) Pleasure point (1982)
  • From the basement (1984) From the basement (1984)
  • It could happen to you (1985) It could happen to you (1985)
  • Can't stand the noise (1986) Can't stand the noise (1986)
  • Heartware (1987) Heartware (1987)
  • The noise of art (1990) The noise of art (1990)
  • Puccini's cafe (1993) Puccini's cafe (1993)
  • Blues hearts (1994) Blues hearts (1994)
  • Focus in time (1996) Focus in time (1996)
  • 10.000 clowns on a rainy day - LIVE (1997) 10.000 clowns on a rainy day - LIVE (1997)
  • Live at the Priory (1998) Live at the Priory (1998)
  • Passion (1999) Passion (1999)
  • Live at the Alexander (1999) Live at the Alexander (1999)
  • C.U. (2003) C.U. (2003)
  • No cover Minor Detail (2011)

Collaborations

with Kaz Lux

  • Eli (1976) Eli (1976)
  • Transparental (1980) Transparental (1980)

with Tony Scott 

  • No cover Prism (1977)
  • Meditation (1980) Meditation (1980)

with Claus Ogerman 

  • Aranjuez (1978) Aranjuez (1978)
  • Collage (1981) Collage (1981)

with Thijs van Leer 

with Joachim Kühn

  • Sunshower (1978) Sunshower (1978)
  • Live! Kiel/Stuttgart (1979) Live! Kiel/Stuttgart (1979)
  • No cover Live (1988)

with Curtis Knight 

  • Blues roots (1999) Blues roots (1999)

Contributions

  • Sunset sunkiss (1969) Ramses Shaffy: Sunset sunkiss (1969)
  • The Amsterdam cast of Hair (1970) Hair: The Amsterdam cast of Hair (1970) 
  • The beauty of Bojoura (1970) Bojoura: The beauty of Bojoura (1970)
  • Morning after the third (1970) Ritmo Naturel: Morning after the third (1970)
  • No cover Chiel Montagne: Chiel Montagne (1970)
  • No cover Robin Lent: Scarecrow's journey (1971)
  • Two sides of Peter Banks (1973) Peter Banks: Two sides of Peter Banks (1972)
  • Cyril (1973) Cyril Havermans: Cyril (1973)
  • The worst partner I know (1973) Kaz Lux: The worst partner I know (1973)
  • No cover Peter Banks: Peter Banks (1973)
  • No cover Tielman Brothers: Rock & roll our first love (1975)
  • No cover Laurens van Rooyen: Scarlatti (1976)
  • Street (1977) Herman Brood: Street (1977)
  • Two of a kind (1977) Rob Hoeke & Alan Price: Two of a kind (1977)
  • No cover Maggie McNeal: Fools together (1977)
  • No cover Jasper van 't Hof & George Gruntz: Fairy tale (1979)
  • No cover Laurens van Rooyen: Silly symphony (1979)
  • Xandra (1979) Xandra: Xandra (1979)
  • It's only just begun (1980) Solution: It's only just begun (1980)
  • No cover J.D. Drews: J.D. Drews (1980)
  • No cover Thilo von Westernhagen: Ardent desire (1980)
  • Personal note (1981) Mark Nauseef: Personal note (1981)
  • De toetjes (1981) Neerlands Hoop: De toetjes (1981)
  • No cover Bjorn Jayson Lindh: Atlantis (1983)
  • Timewatch (1987) Minute By Minute: Timewatch (1987)
  • The talisman (1988) Forcefield II: The talisman (1988)
  • Dit is wat ik wil (1989) Andre Hazes: Dit is wat ik wil (1989)
  • To oz and back (1989) Forcefield III: To oz and back (1989)
  • In the mood (1991) B.B. Queen: In the mood (1991)
  • No cover Minute By Minute: Minute By Minute (1991)
  • Mijn hart slaapt nooit (1991) Henny Vrienten: Mijn hart slaapt nooit (1991)
  • Violunar (1992) Kagerman: Violunar (1992)
  • Caravan (1994) The Rosenberg Trio: Caravan (1994)
  • Shine on (1994) The Cats: Shine on (1994)
  • Now's the time (1994) Gordon: Now's the time (1994)
  • Songlines (1995) Bill van Dijk: Songlines (1995)
  • Blue age (1995) Coen Bais: Blue age (1995)
  • No cover Edsel Juliet: Curaçao universal (1995)
  • Soul detective (1995) Bernard Oattes: Soul detective (1995)
  • Strangers on the run (1995) Samuel Eddy: Strangers on the run (1995)
  • The gentle fox (1996) Alex van Voorst: The gentle fox (1996)
  • No cover Rosa King & Upside Down: Still going strong (1996)
  • In De Steen (1996) In De Steen: In De Steen (1996)
  • Don't mess with fire (1997) Minute by Minute: Don't mess with fire (1997)
  • Leonardo Amuedo (1997) Leonardo Amuedo: Leonardo Amuedo (1997)
  • No cover Coen Bais: Touch of magic (1997)
  • Sliding (2000) Street Legal Project: Sliding (2000)
  • No cover Francie Conway: Francie Conway (2004)
  • No cover Ruben Hoek Bamd: Sugar (2006)
  • No cover Phil Bee and the Buzztones: It's alright (2006)
  • No cover The Urban Hero: Live at Wisseloord Studios (2006)
Pierre van der Linden Pierre van der Linden 19-02-1946 (drums)

Johnny and his Cellarrockers (1961-1963)
ZZ & De Maskers  (1963-1964)
Jumping Pop-In (1966-1967)
Tee-Set (1967)
Met & Zonder (1968)
After Tea (1968)
Brainbox (1969-1971, 1982-1984, 2003-2004)

Focus (1971-1973, 2006-now)

Trace (1974-1975)

Crypto (1975)
Sweet 'd Buster (1978-1979)

  • Gigs (1979) Giggs (1979)
  • Shot in the blue (1980) Shot in the blue (1980)

Advanced Warning (1989-2000)

  • No cover Hi-fi apartement (1989)
  • No cover Nothing to be afraid of (1991)
  • No cover Watch out for the jazz police (1993)
  • No cover Cut the crap (1996)
  • Explosion Extra Ordinaire (2000) Explosion Extra Ordinaire (2000)

Flavium (2001-now)

Contributions

  • Profile (1972) Jan Akkerman: Profile (1972)
  • Cyril (1973) Cyril Havermans: Cyril (1973)
  • Eli (1976) Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux: Eli (1976)
  • Jan Akkerman (1977) Jan Akkerman: Jan Akkerman (1977)
  • Transparental (1980) Jan Akkerman & Kaz Lux: Transparental (1980)
Kaz Lux07-01-1948 (vocals)

The Sheridans (1966-1967)
Impulse (1968)
Truce (1968-1969)
Brainbox (1969-1971, 1982-1984, 2003-2004)

Flavium (2001-now)

Collaborations

with Jan Akkerman (1976, 1980)

  • Eli (1976) Eli (1976)
  • Transparental (1980) Transparental (1980)

with John Schuursma

  • No cover Dialogue (1982)
  • Live dialogues (1990) Live dialogues (1990)

with Guidelines Quartet

  • Golden bluessongs (1988) Golden bluessongs (1988)

Contributions

  • Dit is wat ik wil (1989) Andre Hazes: Dit is wat ik wil (1989)
  • No cover Andre Hazes: Voor mijn vrienden (1995)

Solo (1972-now)

  • c.s. (1972) c.s. (1972)
  • The worst partner I know (1973) I'm the worst partner I know (1973)
  • Monk? (1974) Monk? (1974)
  • Distance (1978) Distance (1978)
  • Luxury (1979) Luxury (1979)
  • Instructions (1990) Instructions (1990)
  • No cover Pupka (1994)
  • Hearts in sorrow (1996) Hearts in sorrow (1996)
  • Echoes and countrybutions (1998) Echoes and countrybutions (1998)
  • Guitar / vocal (2001) Guitar / vocal (2001)
  • Dismantled swan songs (2003) Dismantled swan songs (2003)
  • Ghostriding between love and confusion (2005) Ghostriding between love and confusion (2005)
Andre Reynen (bass)

Brainbox (1969-1971, 1982-1983)

Twelve O' Clock (1972-1974)
Minisink Townhouse (1974)
Sympathy (1974-1975)
Livin' Blues (1976-1979)

  • No cover Blue breeze (1977)

Nighthawk (?)
Contributions

  • c.s. (1972) Kaz Lux: c.s. (1972)
  • Monk? (1974) Kaz Lux: Monk? (1974)
Rudy de Queljoe (guitar)

Dragonfly (1967-1969)
Brainbox (1970-1971, 1982-1984, 2003-2004)

Stardust (1976)
Chain of Fools (1976)
Vitesse (1977-1979)

  • Rendez-vous (1977) Rendez-vous (1977)
  • Out in the country (1978) Out in the country (1978)
  • Rock invaders (1979) Rock invader (1979)

Massada (1980-1982)

  • Pusaka (1980) Pusaka (1980)
  • Live (1980) Live (1980)
  • Baru (1981) Baru (1981)

Flavium (2001-now)

Contributions

  • c.s. (1972) Kaz Lux: c.s. (1972)
  • Cyril Havermans: Mindwave (1974)
  • Distance (1978) Kaz Lux: Distance (1978)
  • Luxury (1979) Kaz Lux: Luxury (1979)
  • Echoes and countrybutions (1998) Kaz Lux: Echoes and countrybutions (1998)
John Schuursma (guitar

Rob Hoeke Boogie Woogie Quartet (?)
Purple Haze (1969)
Solution (1969) (guest)
Brainbox (1970-1971, 1982-1984, 2003-2004)

Attraction (1978-1979)

  • Enfant terrible (1979)

with Kaz Lux

  • No cover Dialogue (1982)
  • Live dialogues (1990) Live dialogues (1990)

Contributions

  • c.s. (1972) Kaz Lux: c.s. (1972)
  • Two of a kind (1977) Rob Hoeke: Two of a kind (1977)
  • Luxury (1979) Kaz Lux: Luxury (1979)
Schel Schellekens (drums)

Big Wheel (1968-1969)
Brainbox (1970)
Drama (1971-1973)

Fontessa (?)
Rainbow Train (1975-1979) 

  • No cover I only know my name (1976)
  • No cover Songbook (1977)
  • Accompanied By ... (1978) Accompanied By ... (1978)
  • No cover Cashmere (1979)

Cashmere (1979-1981)

  • No cover Cashmere (1980)

Contributions

  • As we are (1975) Lucifer: As we are (1975)
  • No cover Hans Vermeulen: I only know my name (1976)
  • In the meantime I will sing (1976) Anita Meyer: In the meantime I will sing (1976)
  • Gerritsen Van Dijk (1979) Gerritsen en Van Dijk: Gerritsen en Van Dijk (1979)
  • B.G.G. (1979) Ton van der Meer: B.G.G. (1979)
  • No cover The Dutch: Working in Los Alamos (1982)
Frans Smit† 2005 (drums)

ZZ en de Maskers (1967-?)
De Maskers (1967-1969)

  • No cover Shame on you (1967)

September (1970)
Brainbox (1971-1972)

Mouth & MacNeal (1972-1973)

  • Hello and thank you (1972) Hello and thank you (1972)

Maggie MacNeal (1975-?)

  • No cover When you're gone (1976)
  • No cover Fools together (1977)
  • No cover Nighttime (1979)
  • No cover Amsterdam (1980)

Contributions

  • c.s. (1972) Kaz Lux: c.s. (1972)
  • Profile (1972) Jan Akkerman: Profile (1972)
Michel van Dijk (vocals)

Mads (1964-1965)
James Mean (1965-1966)
Les Baroques (1966-1969)

  • Barbarians with love (1967) Barbarians with love (1967)

Ekseption (1970)

Brainbox (1971-1972)

Amsterdam (1972-1974)

  • Amsterdam (1975) Amsterdam (1975)

Alquin (1974-1976, 1995, 2003)

Gerritsen Van Dijk (1979)

  • Gerritsen Van Dijk (1979) Gerritsen Van Dijk (1979)

Blues Power (1989-?)

  • No cover Blues Power (1990)

Contributions

  • Sooner or later (1994) Ad Vanderveen: Sooner or later (1994)
Ronny Meyes Ronnie Meyes (guitar)

George Cash (1969-1970)
Brainbox (1971-1972)

Temple (?)
Mouth & McNeal (1973)
Livin' Blues (1974-1976)

  • Ram jam josey (1974) Ram jam josey (1974)
  • Live'75 (1975) Live'75 (1975)

Knack (1976-1978)
Album (1979)
Earth & Fire (1980-1981)

The Millionaires (1983-?)

Contributions

  • No cover Maggie McNeal: Fools together (1977)
  • Distance (1978) Kaz Lux: Distance (1978)
Robert Verwey (bass)

Penny Wise (1967-1968)
Amsterdam (1969-1970)
Brainbox (1971-1972)

Long Tall Ernie & The Shakers (1974)
Magie MacNeal (1977-?)

Herman Meyer Herman Meyer(guitar)

Fullhouse (1968-1969)
Brainbox (1969)
Angelflight Railways (1970-1971)
Bowl (1975-1976)

Tony de Queljoe Tony de Queljoe (guitar)

Dragonfly (1967-1969)
Delrose (1970)
Brainbox (1971)
Stamp 'n Go (1977)
Delrose (1978-1980)