North Carolina singer-songwriter Joseph Downs reflects a long-standing southern tradition of songwriting that delivers heartache and emotion. In 2008 Downs’ self-released an EP “She Is My Home”, after touring to support the EP he periodically played shows. In 2014 Downs’ band THE SABBATHIAN released an EP on Svart Records and in 2015 his band ALTAR BLOOD self-released an EP. Downs’ latest solo effort “Wild as the Road” on Bitter Melody Records is a collection of 8 songs written between 2010 and 2015 reflecting life, love and the human condition. Downs’ live shows have been described as a bit of a “tissue factory” and those attending can expect to receive a healthy dose of heartfelt emotion.
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