Having toured with the likes of Eliza and the bear, Lewis Watson and July Talk at the start of 2017. Slowlights released there first offering 'I Try So Hard' which came out on Killing Moon in the summer of 2017. A four track EP including 'A Dream I Had', 'I Try So Hard, 'Overgrown' and 'Together'
Lead track "A dream I had' saw love from the likes of Dork who premiered the video readdork.com/news/slowlights- premiere-new-video-for-a-dream-i-had/ - 'I Try So Hard' then followed and further love from BBC introducing, Absolute and Radio X. Multiple blog love from the likes of Clash, Metro,
Indie is not a Genre, the hyve and Blahblahblahscience (blahblahblahscience.com/premiere/premiere-slowlights-overgrown ) The band played Abbie McCarthy’s Good Karma club which lead in to the summer with highlights being a full room at The Great Escape and packed crowd at Isle of Wight.
‘Don’t be surprised when you see this lot everywhere next year’ - Metro
‘Slowlights are punchy and inherently upbeat to the point where you want to jump up and do everything you’ve been putting off’ - Never
‘One of those vibrant, festival-friendly sing-along tunes that builds up over the course of four minutes and has a feelgood energy raising vibe’ - Little Indie Blogs
Slowlights have since been hard at work in the studio writing and recording new music. The bands latests tracks have been recorded by Pete Miles (Ben Howard, Dry the river). The first new track to surface from these recordings will be Wide Eyed.
‘Wide Eyed is about getting lost on a night out in Manchester and was written out of the blue in a sound check’ - Dan Clark – Vocalist