Tuesday, May 5, 2009

NEWS : Howard Jones UK gigs and more US Tour Dates

Howard Jones is to play a trio of album premiere showcase gigs in the UK in November 2009 – the gigs will be in London, Manchester and Cardiff, each location having a special significance for Howard.

"The gigs will include a premiere of the eagerly awaited Ordinary Heroes album in its entirety, performed by the artists used in the recording of the album and followed by a full electronic band set including his biggest hits. Special guests will also be included at the London and Cardiff shows. Howard has hinted that he may be performing some songs not played live before and some not heard live for a very long time!"

The gigs are as follows -

6th November 2009, Indigo2, Greenwich, London

"A return to the venue which hosted the fabulous 25th Anniversary concert. Howard will be supported by the talented Nick Heyward."

12th November 2009, Royal Northern College Of Music, Manchester.

"A very special evening for Howard, as he returns for the first time to play a gig at the conservatoire where he studied music and piano before hitting the big time. This will be a very intimate gig with just 650 tickets available."

13th November 2009, St.Davids Hall Cardiff, Wales

"In the city where Howard spent much of his childhood, he will perform a concert which promises to be a fantastic finale to the trio of gigs. Howard will be supported by the rousing 95 strong world famous Morriston Orpheus Choir, who will also accompany Howardduring the performance of the new album."

More dates have been added to the US tour, they are :

2nd July 2009, Red Devil Lounge, San Francisco, USA

3rd July 2009, Red Devil Lounge, San Francisco, USA

6th July 2009, Triple Door, Seattle, USA

7th July 2009, Aladdin Theatre, Portland, USA



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