"Howie Kern Day" (born January 15, 1981 in Bangor, Maine) is an American singer-songwriter. Beginning his career as a solo artist in the late 1990s, Day became known for his extensive touring and in-concert use of samplers and effects pedals in order to accompany himself. He self-financed and self-released his first album, ''Australia'', in 2000.
Day signed to the major label Epic Records in 2002 and has since re-released his debut as well as producing a follow up, ''Stop All The World Now''. Despite initially sluggish sales, ''Stop All The World Now'' was certified gold in early 2005
Day has received significant negative attention over two high profile arrests. In 2004, Day was arrested and charged over an incident in which he was accused of locking a fan in the bathroom of his tour bus and destroying the cellular phone of another, for which he was fined.
Born and brought up in Bangor, Maine, Howie Day began to play music aged five when, having been to an auction, his mother brought home a piano. Day began to casually play the piano, picking out the tunes of advertising jingles on television. Noticing her son's enthusiasm for the instrument, Howie's moth...
|Born|| January 15, 1981|
|Instrument||Guitar, Piano, Voice|