Breakdown, is a veteran English speaking hard rock group, formed in 1977. Following the reunion of the group in 2006, they brought out an album comprising of songs written during the early parts of their 30 year career. The CD includes 17 songs written between 1977 and 1987 and recorded intermittently at various studios. Their hard rock sound is influenced by the 70's and 80's era but with their very own personal style. The album, 'Songs from the early years' is a collector album with 8-pages booklet which includes an analytical biography of the band with lyrics and photos. It's dedicated to their drummer Nicky Loud who passed away in 1989.