The Calgary centered four-piece of Downway met up in 1995 following the breakup of S.P.We. and Blind Hate. Making use of their origins in hardcore and pop-punk, the lineup of Dave Jr., Dave Holmes, Isaac, and Ryan respectively used acoustic guitar, bass, drums, and vocals. Hourglass Information instantly released Downway’s 1st album, Downway IS REALLY AS Downway Will, within four weeks of their development. After touring with famous brands the Dayglow Abortions and Diesel Boy, Hourglass adopted using the rings’ second recording Knacknacker in 1998, that was eventually written by the Seattle-based 206 Information. Their third recording, Never Become Clever Again, adopted in past due 2000.