The Lowdowns (Alumni- Die Laughing Records)

Formed on Haight & Divisidero in 92’ they have opened up/played with bands such as: Swingin’ Utters, Dropkick Murphy’s, Agent Orange, U.S Bombs, The Stitches, The Weirdos, The Humpers, The Bodies, Screaming Bloody Marys, Spitakiss, Teen Generate & The Generators.

They have been featured on a plethora of compilations over the years keeping THE LOWDOWNS name in their fans eyes released

by such companies as Junk Records, Side One Dummy, IFA and a whole lot more!

​’Diggin a Hole In The Middle Of the World’ LP/CD / Junk Records 97’

‘Greetings from Northern California’ 7”, 33 RPM,

EP split on SideOneDummy Records 1996

‘Violence Is Fun’ 7” on IFA Records 1996

7” on Girl in Garage Records1994

‘Backstreets of American OI! And Street Punk Vol2’ CD

compilation on Street Anthem Records 2007

‘Old Skars and Upstarts’ CD compilation on Alive Records 1999

‘Goin’ After Pussy, Teasers & Tidbits’ CD compilation on Junk Records

‘I’ve Got My Friends, Boston/San Francisco’ CD compilation / Flat Records

‘Punk Nation Unification’ CD compilation on Nefer Records 1996

The Lowdowns have also been featured on front cover of Maximum Rock N Roll-MRR, My White Bread Mom, The Queen B’s, Electric Frankenstein,Turtlehead (UK), Serpico, Trick Babys, In/humanity, Stains (UK), Lowdowns, Varukers, Pist, Terrible Virtue, Beatnik Termites (exam for bass player), “The Hardcore Films of Richard Kern.”-Interviewed by: Bruce Roehrs R.I.P

Band Influences:

Dead Boys / New York Dolls / The Weirdos / Anti Nowhere

League / Dr. Feelgood / The Cramps / The Seeds / The Damned

The Lowdowns are:

Brian Lowdown Girton - Vocals

John Spaw - Guitar

Dave Craig - Bass

Greg Utter McEntee - Drums​