Howard Jones (American musician)
Howard Jones live with Killswitch Engage
|Born||July 20, 1970|
|Origin||Columbus, Ohio, U.S.|
|Occupations||Musician, singer-songwriter, producer, manager, lyricist, composer, vocalist|
|Labels||Ferret, Roadrunner, Nuclear Blast|
|Associated acts||Killswitch Engage, Blood Has Been Shed, Devil You Know|
Howard Jones is an American metalcore singer who is best known as the former vocalist of the bands Killswitch Engage and Blood Has Been Shed, and is the current vocalist of Devil You Know. He left Killswitch Engage in early 2012 to allow himself to manage his type 2 diabetes which was worsened by a hectic touring lifestyle. Howard has lifted the lid on his health recently, stating that his diabetes put him in a coma for 3 days.
Jones has a high baritone vocal range.
- With Blood Has Been Shed
- I Dwell on Thoughts of You (September 21, 1999, Ferret Records)
- Novella of Uriel (February 20, 2001, Ferret Records)
- Spirals (March 11, 2003, Ferret Records)
- With Killswitch Engage
- The End of Heartache (May 11, 2004, Roadrunner Records)
- As Daylight Dies (November 21, 2006, Roadrunner Records)
- Killswitch Engage (June 30, 2009, Roadrunner Records)
- With Devil You Know
- Fragment – Answers ("Inertia") *First ever guest appearance
- 36 Crazyfists – Rest Inside the Flames ("Elysium")
- Demon Hunter – Summer of Darkness ("Our Faces Fall Apart")
- Eighteen Visions – Vanity ("One Hell of a Prize Fighter")
- Roadrunner United – All-Star Sessions ("The Dagger")
- Throwdown – Vendetta ("The World Behind")
- Ill Bill - The Hour of Reprisal ("Babylon")
- Every Time I Die - Last Night In Town ("Punch-Drunk Punk Rock Romance")
- Believer - Gabriel ("The Brave")
- Asking Alexandria - From Death to Destiny ("Until the End") *First guest appearance since leaving Killswitch.
- Within Temptation - Hydra ("Dangerous")
- Howard Jones at BirthDatabase
- "Howard Jones Explains Killswitch Engage Departure". ultimate-guitar.com. Retrieved 2012-09-26.
- "Howard Jones Discusses his health". metalhammer.com. Retrieved 2013-05-01.
- "Former KILLSWITCH ENGAGE Singer's DEVIL YOU KNOW Preparing To Record Debut Album - June 1, 2013". Blabbermouth.net. Retrieved 2013-06-04.
- "Former Killswitch Engage Singer Howard Jones Working On New Project?". 2012-08-03. Retrieved 2012-03-20.
- "DEVIL YOU KNOW Signs to Nuclear Blast Entertainment!". Retrieved 2013-10-23.