Named one of Paste Magazine and Daytrotter’s “Top 10 R&B/Soul Artists of 2017,” Remember Jones is an inimitable soul and pop vocalist, bandleader and storyteller, bursting with charisma and talent that leaves audiences spellbound. With a supporting ensemble featuring an explosive brass section, a dynamic six-piece rhythm section and soulful female backing vocals, Remember Jones’ passionate vocals take audiences through stirring covers ranging from Jeff Buckley’s seminal album Grace to Kanye West’s 808s and Heartbreak, as well as original compositions with a voice described by Styx frontman Glen Burtnik as “the vocal love child of Tom Jones and Patti LaBelle.” Born Anthony D’amato in Brick, N.J., he first performed under the stage name ‘Remember Jones’ in 2014 as a way to present a more ‘amplified’ version of himself. By 2015, he was headlining full-length shows, treating ecstatic sold-out crowds to Amy Winehouse’s Back to Black in its entirety with a 15-piece orchestra. Ever since, he’s been thrilling concertgoers across the eastern seaboard with his soulful renditions of crowd-favorites and innovative original compositions.
Remember Jones has received glowing write-ups from outlets including Chicago Reader, American Songwriter Magazine and BroadwayWorld.com among countless others. Jones and his band have packed popular venues including Chicago’s Lincoln Hall–in a performance that was live-streamed by Audiotree, The Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, N.J., Theatre for the Performing Arts in Patchogue, N.Y. and Infinity Hall in Norfolk, Conn. He has directed and debuted as ‘Hedwig’ in the award-winning musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch and was named the “Top Male Vocalist” at the Asbury Park Music Awards in New Jersey. Jones’ collaboration with GRAMMY-nominated guitar legend and superstar Gary Lucas in recreating Grace will lead to a highly-anticipated upcoming recordings of unreleased Jeff Buckley songs, slated to be released in the . A recording session with Daytrotter was released in 2017.
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