There are three or more artists by the name of Robert Jones: 1) Robert Jones (c.1577 - 1617) is an English Renaissance-era lutenist and composer. 2) The Dallas-based Robert Jones made up by Robert Hudson on Guitar, Bass, and Mandolin. Caleb Jones on Vocals, Harmonica, Percussion, Drums, and Guitar. Fred Holston on Tamborine, Keys, and Sitar. And occasionally Spencer Garland on Harmonica and Guitar and Jon Cook on Banjo. The band play many genres including Folk, Folk-Rock, Blues, and Psychedelic.
There are five artists with this name:
1. A popular British alternative band active from 1993 to 1998
2. A dubstep producer from Coventry, England
3. An experimental hip-hop musician
4. A garage rock band from Oklahoma formed in 2008.
5. A minimal house producer based out of Atlanta. 1. Sleeper was a britpop group which formed in 1993 in Manchester, England. The band consisted of Louise Wener (vocals, guitar), Jon Stewart (guitar), Diid Osman (bass) and Andy Maclure (drums). The band released three albums - Smart, The It Girl and Pleased To Meet You - and split in 1998.
Brian Williams is a British electronic musician often credited for creating the dark ambient genre with albums recorded under the name Lustmord. Williams started recording as Lustmord in 1980 before joining SPK in 1982.
Lustmord has extracted field recordings made in crypts, caves, and slaughterhouses, and combined it with occasional ritualistic incantations and Tibetan horns. His treatments of acoustic phenomena encased in digitally expanded bass rumbles have a dark ambient quality.
Formed in early 1981 in New Mills, Manchester, as a four piece band, Attak reverted to a trio when their singer left for school commitments. They released two singles in this form, with Lindsay, sister of Mackie from Blitz, being the drummer. A new guitarist was recruited for their album before they split up in late 1983. Gary later turned up in a revamped Blitz and provided the vocals on their "Killing Dream" album. Gary and Lindsay married in 1985.
Attila the Stockbroker's Barnstormer is the band formed by Sussex poet and songwriter Attila the Stockbroker in 1994, as an additional project alongside Attila's continuing solo career as a performance poet and musician, which began in 1980 and is his main activity to this day. The band have done about 400 gigs since then, mainly in the UK, Germany, Holland, Austria and Switzerland, and released 3 albums: 'The Siege of Shoreham' (1996) 'Just One Life' (2000) and 'Zero Tolerance' (2004) Loads of tracks have also featured on compilation albums...
Maxi Priest (born Max Alfred Elliott on June 10, 1961) is a reggae singer from England. Career Of West Indian descent, and the second youngest of nine children, he was born in Lewisham, London. He is known as the 'King of Lovers Rock'. His music is sometimes closer to R&B, and pop, than to reggae music itself. His first major album was the self-titled Maxi Priest (1988) along with his cover of Cat Stevens' Wild World established him as one of the British reggae top singers this internationally acclaimed vocalist, is the only UK reggae act to score an American Billboard Number One.
Alan Prosser is the lead guitarist and founding member of the English folk-rock group, the Oysterband. He also wrote or co-wrote many of the band's best loved songs. Alan has played with many groups in his career: The Clee Three; Madame John; Cuspidor; Beggar's Description; Fiddler's Dram (a moment's silence please); the Albion Band and, of course, the Oysterband. Prosser has released two solo albulms: Hall Place (1996) and Makerfield (2003), both of which were critically acclaimed.
Rick Guard is a singer/platinum selling songwriter. He performs as a solo vocalist or with other live musicians from 2 piece up to an 18 piece bigband. Rick made his debut with Decca Records, progressing to Roots Music Group and is one half of a successful songwriting partnership with Phil Rice. The pair are signed to Roots/Universal Publishing. Rick's first single gained top twenty positions in eleven countries (in most of which he toured) and was in the top ten downloaded ringtones of that year.
Contrabassist, based in Oxford, England. Active in free improvisation and other radical musical styles, he covers many stylistic areas, from the most intense free jazz to minimal textural explorations. Appears on albums with Philipp Wachsmann and Bruno Guastalla (as the Imaginary String Trio), with Taylor Ho Bynum, Harris Eisenstadt and Alexander Hawkins as the Convergence Quartet (who are touring the UK in April/May 2009), with Hawkins again and with Alex Ward and paul may as Barkingside. His most recent release documents a trio with Tony Bevan and Chris Corsano on the CD Monster Club.