Congratulations are in order for DOWN drummer and EYEHATEGOD guitarist Jimmy Bower and his wife Dana Kieferle Bower, who welcomed their first child, a daughter named Maddie Rae Bower, earlier this week.
Jimmy and Dana were married in March 2012 in New Orleans, Lousiana.
DOWN‘s latest EP, “Down IV Part I – The Purple EP”, was released on purple vinyl on February 26.
“Down IV Part I” sold 12,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 35 on The Billboard 200 chart.
“Down IV Part I – The Purple EP”, DOWN‘s first in a series of four EPs to be released over the next few years (with a year between EPs), each touching on a different aspect of the band’s sound, came out on September 18, 2012.
“Down IV Part I – The Purple EP” heralds the sound of DOWN going back to its roots, with influences from BLACK SABBATH, SAINT VITUS and WITCHFINDER GENERAL.