Downdime make scuzzed-up psychedelic noise pop. The band name was dreamt up by singer/guitarist Ged whilst he was on tour in the States, drumming with Boyracer. On his return to Yorkshire he first enlisted his mates Ste (bass) and Liz (keyboards) and then the three of them scoured the city for a how to day trade cryptocurrency
drummer before stumbling across Eddy two weeks before their first gig. Since then they have released two sold-out 7" singles (Seeds of Hopelessness, Hate the Morning/Joanne) and an 8-track album (Knowing Too Much), all on Squirrel Records. They have played with many excellent bands in the UK and beyond including The Cribs, Broadcast, The Clientele, The Black Lips, The Pastels, Piano Magic, Jeffrey Lewis and the Junkyard, The Thermals and Future Islands and they opened the 2009 Indietracks festival. The band have just released a new 7-track EP how to trade bitcoin
Satellite Distortions on Dufflecoat Records.