Hello! The CD Release show is right around the corner, and we wanted all of our friends to be able to sing along, soooooo…..

Album CoverWe have made EMERGENCY PARTY available 2 weeks early! You can still order the compact disc, and you will get an instant digital download of the entire album. The digital-only option is now available as well.

 The entire album is also now streaming for FREE, so learn the words and come sing along on February 1st at Southland Ballroom in Raleigh.


If you haven’t yet, check out the music video we made for the song ‘Hours and Minutes’, which is on the new album.




MAJOR NEWS: Album pre-order, first single, music video

Friends and fans,

The next Down By Five album, to be released on February 1st 2013, is titled “Emergency Party”

The album is available for preorder right now. Preorder will get you a physical CD, and immediate download of the entire album when it becomes available.


The first single from the album “Hours and Minutes” is now available to stream, for free, from our bandcamp page, and we are incredibly proud to present our self-made music video for ‘Hours and Minutes’.

2013 is going to be a great year, and we can’t wait to share all of the excitement with you! Stay tuned for more news leading up to our CD release show, Feb 1st at Southland Ballroom in Raleigh, NC.