Howard Jones (American musician)

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Howard Jones
Howard jones of killswitch engage.jpg
Howard Jones live with Killswitch Engage
Background information
Born (1970-07-20) July 20, 1970 (age 45)[1]
Origin Columbus, Ohio, US
Genres Metalcore, mathcore
Occupation(s) Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Producer, Manager, Lyricist, Composer, Vocalist
Instruments Vocals
Years active 1997–Present
Labels Ferret, Roadrunner, Nuclear Blast
Associated acts Killswitch Engage, Blood Has Been Shed, Devil You Know, Within Temptation

Howard Jones is an American metalcore vocalist, best known as the former vocalist of the bands Killswitch Engage and Blood Has Been Shed, and as 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.[2] In 2013 Howard stated that his diabetes put him in a coma for 3 days.[3]

Howard has been working with Francesco Artusato (All Shall Perish) and John Sankey (Devolved, Fear Factory and Divine Heresy) in a new band, Devil You Know.[4][5]

Jones has a high baritone vocal range.[6]



With Blood Has Been Shed
With Killswitch Engage
With Devil You Know

Guest appearances[edit]