Liam Frost & The Slowdown Band

The Joiners - May 2006
Image & Words: © 2006 DJ Webb

Lots of good things have been said about Liam Frost & the Slowdown Band, and tonight at the Joiners you can see why. This 6-piece from Manchester quickly mesmerise the crowd and draw people into their quirky sound. The Slowdown Band deliver the perfect music to capture Liam’s melancholy, transform it and lift it to a hopefulness that fills every inch of the room - yet remains intimate and honest. With lyrics you can’t help but sing along to, Liam Frost & the Slowdown Band take the best of the Americana greats and deliver it with a whiskey-soaked catharsis that can’t help but leave you refreshed and yearning for more.