Modern English are a new wave/post-punk band from Colchester, Essex, England best known for their songs "I Melt with You", "Hands Across the Sea", and "Ink and Paper". The group disbanded in 1987, only to reform two years later and then disband after another two years (1991). They reunited again in 1995 and have continued in various lineups since that time, with four fifths of the original lineup currently back in the band.
History is a greatest hits album from Australian recording artist, Jon English. Jon English had been working to release his greatest hits on vinyl, titled History. Robert Rigby of FanFare said "His first foray into the current vinyl resurgence, something he was incredibly excited about". English died on 9 March 2016, before the album was complete.
Modern English: 16 Great Hits. Modern English: 16 Great Hits is a compilation album released by Australian recording artist Jon English. The album was released in December 1983 and peaked at number 27 on the Australian Kent Music Report in January 1984. Vinyl/ Cassette (JB157). Side A. "Hot Town" (Graeme Connors, Mike Wade). Beating the Board" (. Hold Back the Night" (A. Scuito). Josephine (Too Many Secrets)" (Jon English, Tim Friese-Greene).
Complete your Jon English collection. Deutsch English Español Français Italiano 日本語. More Images. Jon English (3) – Modern English.
Jon English wrote on the album sleeve Oh, by the way Dark Horses is a bastardised metaphor meaning loosely; Whatever is possible will be achieved by someone or something least expected. Vinyl/cassette (450599 1). Side One. "Overture" (Jon English, Tony Mitchell, Garth Porter). Dark Horses" (Jon English). Treat It Like a Lady" (Keith Kerwin). Winds of Limbo" (Jon English). I Can Do Better Than That" (Jon English, Keith Kerwin)
1983 studio album by Jon English. Straight Ahead" (John Dallimore, Roger Dallimore, Jon English) - 5:15. Some People (Have All The Fun)" (. allimore, English) - 3:51. Hell or High Water" (English, Glenn Henson) - 4:56. Coming Up" (English, Keith Kerwin) - 3:01. Waterloo" (. allimore, English) - 4:40.
|A1||–Jon English||Hot Town|
|A2||–Jon English||Beating The Board|
|A3||–Jon English||Hold Back The Night|
|A4||–Jon English||Josephine (Too Many Secrets)|
|A5||–Jon English||Words Are Not Enough|
|A6||–Jon English||Get Your Love Right|
|A7||–Jon English Duo With Marcia Hines||Jokers And Queens|
|A8||–Jon English Duo With Marcia Hines||You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling|
|B1||–Jon English||Turn The Page|
|B2||–Jon English||Hollywood Seven|
|B4||–Jon English||The Shining|
|B5||–Jon English||Straight From The Heart|
|B6||–Jon English||I Can't Turn You Loose|
|B7||–Jon English||Beautiful Loser|
|B8||–Jon English||Six Ribbons|
- Cover, Design, Illustration – Snape & Gallaher Graphics
NotesCat # on label: JB-157
Cat # on front cover: JB157
Cat # on spine: JB157
|JB 447CD||Jon English||Modern English (CD, Comp, RE)||J & B Records||JB 447CD||Australia||1991|