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richardhowardjones
(richardhjones)


Member Since: Thursday, May 01 2008 @ 04:04 AM CDT
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Homepage: http://www.facebook.com/richard.howard.jones
Location: London/Nodashi, Chiba Japan
Song Comments: 599
Song Votes: 31
Forum Posts: 6
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Bio:
Born in London.
First composition in primary school.
First instruments; recorder, viola then acoustic guitar.
First recordings; background vocals for Paul McCartney's production of Mary Hopkins' 'Sparrow', other backing vocals for Apple records.
St. Margret's Westminster choir's version of Handel's 'Hear My Prayer/Oh For The Wings Of A Dove' also live for BBC with this choir.
Lots of backing vocals in Paris, France.
Recorded two singles for RCA, France, band's name 'Nobody'- Sebastian Walton, Diarmaid McQuaid (R.I.P.), Emmmerique DeSombre, Richard H. Jones. Many TV & Radio appearances.
Recorded album for Philips/Polygram, Ireland, band's name 'The Phantom Orchestra'- Alan Kelly, Patrick Collins, Mox Gowland, Pascal Segard, Peadar Melinn, Richard H. Jones, Philipe Godard (R.I.P.), two songs written and recorded for this album, album's name 'Voila'. Concerts, TV & Radio all over Europe.
First solo record 'Gotta Go' for EMI/Pathe Marconi, record came out in about ten countries including North America, Australia, France. Finland, Greece and South America. Concerts, TV & Radio.
Own recording label in Germany 'Encantado'-album's name ' Nightfall' all own songs, (some Russian internet company "LegalMedia", 125047, Moscow, Golovinskoe shosse 5, str 2 is offering it up for downloads AND charging for it without my permission!). Concerts , Radio & TV mostly Europe.
Lots of concerts with friends such as Rick Washington (Eagles, US Mail etc.), Dieter Bornschlaegel (Guru, Guru), Angela Frontera, Christin & Susann Kieu, Mark Gillespie, Peadar Melinn (Ua Maolfinn) (Razzmatazduo), Ralf Klose (Funky Monkey), Freddy White, Barry Moore, The Furey Brothers, Chikara Tsuzuki (Jaques Higelin band), Bobbye Hall (Bob Dylan band), Frank Itt (Jennifer Rush), Mox Gowland (Eric Clapton/Rod Stewart/The Phantom Orchestra etc), Tommy Krause (Scale Hill/Udo Wallus Band), Jean-Marc Jotter, Ralf Hugo, Gipsy Dave Boots, Tony Galfano, Phil Jones, Eamonn Murray, Latiff Johari (Carbon Units), Bob Geldof, Richie Buckley (Van Morrison band), Chris Jones (R.I.P.), John Morrell, Frieder Gottwald (Velvet),Carmen Whitehurst (Velvet), Mark Gillespie, Michael Witzel (Bliss), Mick Blake (Street Boys/Virgil Washington Blues Band/Private Parts), Simon Murley (Street Boys), Peter Dimler (Street Boys) Sebastian M. Walton (Street Boys, Nobody), Diarmaid McQuaid (R.I.P.)(Gypsy Road/Nobody)Frank Tischer (Tischerman's Friend)...


CONTACT: rihojos@yahoo.com
richardhowardjones's Songs (34)
Date Title Rating Hits Genre Last Comment Status
02.02.12 NIGHTFALL  (---) 2343 (19) Ballad 03.15.17 Active
03.02.11 HEARTBEAT AWAY 0.00 (0) 2770 (19) Acoustic Rock 03.15.17 Active
09.21.10 Louisiana Shuffle 0.00 (0) 2346 (11) Ambient 07.19.11 Active
04.20.10 FRIDAY NIGHT (Live) 9.38 (4) 2614 (14) Swing 06.19.10 Active
02.23.10 I CAN HARDLY WAIT 9.63 (2) 2772 (19) Country-Western 07.19.11 Active
02.11.10 FISHIN' 8.75 (2) 2208 (9) Ambient 07.19.11 Active
01.16.10 I WON'T GIVE UP 9.63 (4) 2940 (26) Reggae 02.18.10 Active
01.03.10 LOOKIN' FOR THE MOUNTAINS 10.00 (1) 2163 (11) Country-Western 07.19.11 Active
12.02.09 I STILL CARE 10.00 (1) 1921 (12) Pop (mainstream) 12.28.09 Active
12.01.09 My Heart Keeps Telling Me 10.00 (1) 2095 (12) Ballad 08.16.10 Active
11.22.09 STANDIN' IN THE RAIN 10.00 (1) 2056 (17) Blues (contemporary) 07.05.10 Active
11.21.09 STANDIN' IN THE RAIN 10.00 (1) 2127 (16) Blues (contemporary) 07.05.10 Active
09.29.09 GOTTA GO 10.00 (1) 2794 (26) Acoustic Rock 12.03.09 Active
08.17.09 THEY DON'T BELIEVE YOU 10.00 (1) 3321 (20) New Age 12.01.14 Active
06.11.09 THE NEXT TRAIN 10.00 (2) 3461 (41) Acoustic 10.10.09 Active
06.11.09 MYSTIFY  (---) 1949 (8) Cinematic Soundtrack 08.14.09 Active
06.02.09 LOOP-GAROU 10.00 (2) 5438 (6) Trance 08.26.09 Active
04.01.09 FUNK BEATS HOUSE 9.25 (2) 2180 (6) Funk 08.14.09 Active
04.01.09 SOUTH OF THE KEYS 10.00 (1) 1712 (2) Funk 04.02.09 Active
10.17.08 CRYING INSIDE (full) 10.00 (1) 4418 (11) Acoustic 08.14.09 Active
10.14.08 CHECKMATE 9.83 (3) 2597 (6) Bebop 06.24.09 Active
07.28.08 WE NEVER SAID GOODBYE  (---) 3209 (9) Soul 11.13.08 Active
07.28.08 It Ain't Easy 8.92 (6) 2712 (11) Acoustic Rock 08.01.08 Active
06.25.08 DON'T MESS AROUND (live)  (---) 4840 (21) Reggae 10.20.08 Active
06.22.08 IF I MAY BE SO BOLD 8.70 (5) 3077 (16) Acoustic 07.28.08 Active
06.17.08 NO NEED TO CRY(remix) 9.50 (3) 2856 (10) Acoustic 07.28.08 Active
06.10.08 BAYOU BOOGIE 9.25 (5) 2632 (11) Rhythm and Blues 06.24.08 Active
06.05.08 TUMBLEWEED EMBER SUNDOWN (DRAKONIS & RHJ) 9.44 (4) 3428 (23) Ambient 03.29.11 Active
06.03.08 DON'T MIND 9.13 (4) 2522 (12) Acoustic 06.14.08 Active
06.03.08 BIG HEART 9.25 (5) 3804 (12) Folk-Rock 06.14.08 Active
05.31.08 APOCALYPSE (mix2) 8.83 (3) 2557 (9) Acoustic Rock 06.05.08 Active
05.22.08 Don't Mess Around (slow version) 9.13 (4) 7441 (12) Reggae 06.13.08 Active
05.22.08 Don't Mess Around (more brass) 9.25 (2) 2402 (6) Reggae 06.03.08 Active
05.01.08 WHAT DO YOU WANT? 9.00 (4) 2353 (16) Pop (mainstream) 07.05.10 Active
Favorite Songs (110)
Title Artist Date Genre
The Knife The Orbiting 09.08.10 Pop (Alternative)
Driving From The Lake Feeling Good thetiler 07.28.10 Fingerstyle Guitar
Armboth Fell paddler 07.05.10 New Age
Armboth Fell paddler 07.05.10 New Age
witness ste 04.17.10 Pop (Alternative)
Company Picnic dynamite_van_pipe 03.27.10 Pop (Alternative)
Sleep - w/ Len Gold paddler 03.26.10 Alternative Rock
Original Sin (collab w/ woofer 3) johnwhitehead 02.25.10 Rock & Roll
Seafood Gumbo w/ AngelaHope TobinMueller 02.25.10 Jazz (vocal)
A Little Crazy with cchaplin lengold 02.22.10 Other
Traveling Blind MJRF2010 eleveneyes 02.06.10 Acoustic Rock
Immigrant hackneybloke 02.04.10 Acoustic
Grave Robbing v2 (MJRF2010) w/ tonestone TobinMueller 01.31.10 Progressive Rock
The joy of Finally Getting Over The Pain thetiler 01.03.10 Fingerstyle Guitar
Picture a Place hackneybloke 12.30.09 Acoustic
Acoustic Caravan thetiler 12.24.09 Fingerstyle Guitar
Your Pleasure Centers ramonaji 12.03.09 Pop (Alternative)
Symphonic Smackdown magnatone 10.12.09 Pop Orchestral
fat ninjas ste 08.26.09 Pop (Alternative)
Let Your Blues Come Down (w/ziti and jiguma) Ed Hannifin 08.13.09 Blues (contemporary)
Abracadabra lengold 07.20.09 Alternative Rock
Distant Shores paddler 07.18.09 Soul
Wild Horses tmcfate 07.15.09 Acoustic
Sisyphus guitapick 07.11.09 Classical
Rock'N'Roll # 5 ShadowofNine 07.11.09 Rock & Roll
no more ste 07.11.09 Pop (Alternative)
no more ste 07.11.09 Pop (Alternative)
srepsihwavonknomelcitrap btransue 06.26.09 Other
Island Style btransue 06.17.09 Reggae
The Vampire's Kiss Alannah 06.17.09 Other
Rest not Parichayaka 06.16.09 Downtempo
Rest not Parichayaka 06.16.09 Downtempo
Suite in E 69 - the Zoom series Boundless 06.15.09 Jazz (instrumental)
MagnaFlight magnatone 06.12.09 Pop Orchestral
Move! (instrumental) PentaRay 06.09.09 Progressive Rock
Move! (instrumental) PentaRay 06.09.09 Progressive Rock
rhythm2it rsorensen 06.04.09 Experimental
I`m Gone I.G.M. 05.19.09 Jazz (vocal)
Morning Sunshine / YouTube thetiler 05.06.09 Fingerstyle Guitar
Heart Cries gail60 04.20.09 Piano
lament ste 04.13.09 Pop (Alternative)
Lethal Emotions II (with percussion) MKVX 03.13.09 Cinematic Soundtrack
Short tune SJB 02.17.09 Fingerstyle Guitar
Albinoni Concerto 4 mov.3 MidiOrleans 01.01.09 Baroque
Mandy's Broadway Stroll chestnut 01.01.09 Ragtime
Three Kings-Emmanuel Variations (playing this at church tomorrow =Sunday)) thetiler 12.28.08 Fingerstyle Guitar
Homeland Scott Carmichael 12.13.08 Acoustic
Meridian Cycle magnatone 12.08.08 Pop Classical
Two Riders Approaching thetiler 12.02.08 Cinematic Soundtrack
In All Our Days paddler 11.27.08 Ballad
Lullaby Cori Ander 11.04.08 Fingerstyle Guitar
the Other Thing pablatone 10.30.08 Acoustic
sex dolls tokai 10.20.08 Heavy Metal
October Mckenzie 10.13.08 Acoustic
when you found me pablatone 10.11.08 Acoustic
Crystal Land Scott Carmichael 10.11.08 Folk-Rock
Cumulus Parichayaka 09.18.08 Cinematic Soundtrack
Stolen (and if I ever find you I'll break a Dell over your skull) MissChaos 09.06.08 Downtempo
Canyon Rise magnatone 08.08.08 Pop Orchestral
Andalusian Vision - Orchestral version leemiguel2004 06.25.08 Classical
Easy way to be (remixed) Godbotherer 06.17.08 Electropop
The Domestic Cadman 06.16.08 Pop Classical
Friendship & Faith - MJ Coffee MarkHolbrook 06.16.08 Acoustic
Chorale Prelude BWV 639 MidiOrleans 06.14.08 Baroque
Seguidilla - from Carmen - Bizet Harmonesque 06.13.08 Classical
Dirty War (MJ Live Aid) dajama 06.13.08 Pop (Alternative)
Andalusian Vision - Simple piano version leemiguel2004 06.12.08 Classical
Reflections on a Dream Cadman 06.11.08 Acoustic
Journey To A Sunrise paddler 06.11.08 Progressive Rock
Boiled Sweets (MJ coffee) with Rebsie DWL 06.04.08 Acoustic
Old Boyz BossHook 06.04.08 Rock
Decaffeinated Blues (MJ Coffee House Challenge) rsorensen 06.03.08 Blues (traditional)
Going East SJB 06.03.08 Acoustic
Frenzy daddyg 06.03.08 Rhythm and Blues
Wrong Remedies daddyg 06.03.08 Folk (contemporary)
Curve-remix Jim Bouchard 06.02.08 Acoustic Rock
Between Green Sleeves guitapick 06.02.08 Acoustic
Theme for a Poor Man's Wizard (Jampack Drak) drakonis 05.30.08 Film Scoring
the road I travel... Mystified 05.30.08 Ambient
Elevated Passage magnatone 05.28.08 Pop Orchestral
Wonderland The Orbiting 05.27.08 Pop (Alternative)
Jillian thetiler 05.26.08 Fingerstyle Guitar
Seriously Frolicking Macaudion 05.20.08 Pop Orchestral
Ahmed lengold 05.09.08 Alternative Rock
Ripples in the Sand jiguma 05.05.08 Acoustic Rock
The Rowan davajonah 05.02.08 Ambient
beautiful wall (with Einarus) Mystified 05.01.08 Cinematic Soundtrack
Standing Here gail60 04.29.08 Piano
Fred, Liz & Ludwig 2 (Fred is Tap dancing :)) thetiler 04.27.08 Fingerstyle Guitar
Letting Go (improv) kassia 04.18.08 Piano
Le bal de Minuit blaky smith 04.12.08 Other
Never Walk Alone onesweetworld 04.05.08 Ballad
who will I be Scott Carmichael 02.29.08 Acoustic
Plz Rain falzaabi 02.29.08 Other
Naggie Maggie Blues w/Jiguma,w/rtCooper Joe Brady 01.25.08 Rock
A Bell In The Valley (by SmokeyVW) Cori Ander 12.18.07 Fingerstyle Guitar
Meant To Be paddler 11.06.07 Acoustic
Suite: Darker Side of Nowhere Cameron 10.24.07 Pop Orchestral
Smokey's Embers (col w Drakonis) SmokeyVW 10.20.07 Classical
I'm Still Waiting (w/ Michael2 and Birdman Wayne) EZamor 10.07.07 Electropop
Gartan Mother's Lullaby ceilidh 07.25.07 Folk (traditional)
Fine Situation BossHook 05.13.07 Alternative Rock
BLUE POOL (w Anne Cozean, kevmikwa, alfalpha and Ms jig) jiguma 04.25.07 Acoustic Rock
Texas Blues Youra 03.10.07 Open Collaborations
Huey, Dewey and Louie Cori Ander 02.21.07 Acoustic Rock
Soulmonk's Music for Intimacy ziti 11.10.06 Rock (instrumental)
My Aunt/Ragtime Guitar thetiler 01.23.06 Ragtime
Solace Parichayaka 01.11.06 Ambient
You MiMi 06.30.05 Pop (mainstream)
My Wish MiMi 02.07.05 Ambient
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Music Background Instruments: acoustic guitar/percussion Technical: sound engineering (studio & stage)/production Music: Arrangement/Composition/Vocals Lyrics: Written for multiple other composers Education: School basic+choir+orchestra+extra-curricular for Apple Records/Church choir (head chorister)/recorder/viola/ Teaching: Guitar/Vocals/Lyrical Composition
Music Skills Two ears, two hands, a brain & SOUL
Music Hardware ovation guitar
Music Software garage band
Keywords Acoustic, Ballads, Folk, soul, blues, reggae, country, celtic fusion, rhythm and blues, world music