Babybird

1995 - current
Stephen Jones (vocals) Robert Gregory (drums) Danny Lowe (bass) Luke Scott (guitar)
Babybird

Babybird are an indie band fronted by Stephen Jones who has also released records as a solo artist using his own name and as Black Reindeer. Jones started writing and recording songs at home and his first collection of these demos I Was Born a Man was released in July 1995 using the name Babybird. He formed a band in order to tour and promote this work. In 1996 Babybird signed to Echo Records and their first single was released in July 1996. Babybird were dropped from their record label in 2000 after their third album Bugged had poor sales. The band then split. Jones continued on his own writing fiction releasing solo work and created the score for the film Blessed. In October 2005 the band reformed with three members and created another album released in September 2006. After splitting again in 2012 Babybird returned in 2015 with new material and resumed playing live in 2017. New compilation album 'Happy Stupid Nothing' was released in March 2019 to critical acclaim.