Throwback Thursday: Howard Jones

Today’s throwback is the debut single of the UK singer Howard Jones in 1983. From the album Human Libs, “New Song” can be also heard in the 80’s movie Supergirl.

[mp3j track=”howard-jones-new-song.mp3″]
BUY IT HERE

Jones was one of the defining figures of mid-1980’s synthpop. His music merged the technology intensive sound of New Wave with cheery optimism, totally seen in our featured track. Hit maker in the 80’s, Jones became a cult figure in the 1990’s.

Nicole Lopez

Year Born: 1992
Location: NYC // How many hours a day are you on the web? 24/7, blame my iPhone
Last cool project you worked on: Rap video
Coolest person you know personally: My parents
Best place to eat in your neighborhood: L.A Burrito, truly.
Top 3 Places: Instituto Moreira Sales/Rio de Janeiro, Pioneer Work/Red Hook, Café Sabarsky/Uptown
Best hotel/place you visited last year: Casa das Janelas com Vista, Lisboa
Next destination: Bahia
Generation favorite: Shelby Woo