Howard Jones & ABC with Haircut One Hundred, Sunday, September 1st, 2024 at 8pm, The Paramount, 370 New York Ave. Huntington, NY 11743

Howard Jones & ABC – Presented by: KJOY 98.3 FM

with Special Guest : Haircut One Hundred

Sunday, Sep 01 2024

SHOW AT 7pm  |   DOORS AT 6pm

Pop

ARTIST BIO

Electronic music pioneer Howard Jones has been a constant presence on the international touring scene for the past four decades, playing live in a number of different configurations including intimate solo shows and dates with his full high-tech band set-up.  He first burst upon the contemporary music scene in 1983, with his very English songwriting and pioneering synthesizers with “New Song”. His first two albums HUMAN’S LIB and DREAM INTO ACTION were worldwide hits.  HUMAN’S LIB reached #1 in 1984 in the UK and featured the hits “New Song,” and “What Is Love?”  In 1985, Jones released the follow-up, DREAM INTO ACTION, which quickly became a Top Ten Platinum album in the United States and featured the smashes: “Things Can Only Get Better,” “Life In One Day,” “No One Is To Blame,” and “Like To Get To Know You Well.”    Howard Jones has sold upwards of 10 million albums....

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with Special Guest :

Haircut One Hundred

Can you guess the year? Excitement is building for a new, much-anticipated album and gigs by one of Britain’s most-loved and creative pop bands. They are Haircut 100, and actually, there are two correct answers. One is 1982, and the other is 2024. The exuberant reaction to last year’s live reunion by the British tunesmiths, who played selected shows in the spring followed by an equally rapturously-received tour in the autumn, underlined the sheer timelessness of their appeal. The same went for the expanded, 40th anniversary reissue of Pelican West, their one and only album with original frontman and songwriter, Nick Heyward. That cherished LP contained their trademarks “Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl),” “Love Plus One” and “Fantastic Day,” all UK top ten singles in the 1982-83 season. Soon they added a fourth, “Nobody’s Fool,” By which time, Pelican West was already platinum-certified in the UK, only three months after….



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