Slowcrash is a 4 piece original band based in the Durham region. Their rich melodic tone and effects are derived from their influences growing up and music of their parents generation. Have a listen, give their page a LIKE and support their passion.
Chris Draper- Singer/Co-Songwriter- has been playing in various bands since 12 years of age. Born in Oshawa Ontario growing up in a musical family (his dad is a professional songwriter with Sony music Canada), has allowed Chris to grow up and inspire to create music and grow his passion.
Szymon Janicki- Guitar/Piano/Co-Songwriter- Born in Poland and came to Canada at the age of 12. Szymon joined the military in 1998 and spent 11 years in the army including 3 tours in Afghanistan. He picked up a guitar at 21 and started playing and never looked back. Szymon is renowned for his creative effects and sounds.
Kevin Harding- Bass/Co-Songwriter - Also from Oshawa Ontario, comes from a musical family Kevin has been playing bass guitar and drums since he was a young child. He loves getting into the rhythm and contributing a solid pocket for Chris and Szymon to extend their creativity.
Neil Ledger- Drums/Harmonies- Has been playing since he was 6, influenced by his father who was a professional musician and played in many bands. He recalls his father lowering the drum set for him to play at a young age and many drum battles. Passing in 2007 of cancer, Neil continues his father's legacy by carrying on his passion for music and performances. Neil enjoys every second of dialing in and getting in the pocket to Chris and creating a solid rhythm section.
Slowcrash is a Durham based band who perform gigs all over Ontario. Chris and Kevin have been playing together since high school and have created the foundation for the band. Playing music is what lead these bestfriends on down the path of creating music together. Szymon having worked with Chris, realized they share similar musical influences and began playing with them almost like it was meant to be. Neil is the most recent addition to the band. look for them at a Bar/Pub near you soon.