ダウナー (Traduced: DOWNER , Pronounced; Daunaa) is an indie Visual Kei Rock band from Tokyo, Japan. The currently four-member band was formed in early 2008 and held their first "demo" live on May 15th of that year. That same month they made their musical debut by participating in the compilation album, HYSTERIC MEDIA ZONE VIII, and in June, they held their first official live at 高田馬場AREA. Also in June came the release of their first single, キリヲウカ. The band released eight more singles, a mini-album, and appeared on a few compilation albums throughout 2008 to 2010. However, on March 4th, 2011, drummer 凛音 left the band for family reasons. After his departure from the band, ダウナー announced that they will be continuing on as a four member band.
On 30th November 2012, ダウナー official announced that bassist カゴメ will be leaving the band after the 17th Feb 2013 ONEMAN LIVE 『LAST Mind Swimmer』, and they have decide to pause their live activities .
The beginning of 2013 , they have announced that they are coming back for further activities and live performance on the 7th April, 2013., when they also changed name to ＤＯＷＮＥＲ.
For all releases from 2013. starting with 「零」 , goes new band name ＤＯＷＮＥＲ.
Vocal: 杏 -Anzu- (a.k.a. 美堂 杏)（ex. 零流 → マルル (as 亜姫)）
Guitar: ミウ -Miu- （ex. Ｌυτёη∀ (as You) → Ｃｕｒｓｅ (as You) → MADARA (as You)）
Guitar: 蝶-hirari- （ex. appui (as このは。 / 小春)）
Bass: IZA （ex. MiScast → リスミー → sparrow → FANTOM → シリアル⇔NUMBER (as イザ)）
Drums: MW（ex. -Dew- (as 唯斗) → FEECHE）
2008.05.21: HYSTERIC MEDIA ZONE VIII (Tracks #11, #12)
2008.07.30: MinD SwiMeR
2009.08.26: MP-in-Heavy metal
2010.02.11: MinD SwiMeR
2013.01.14: 裏BEST ALBUM『セットリスト-海賊版- 』
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