The Big Takeover magazine listed Shine So Bright at number 18 on their Top 40 reviews in the latest issue and we couldn't be more proud. Jack Rabid wrote a glowing review saying it was, "A highly developed, pleasing post-punk maelstrom," with "blissed out overdriven neo-psych guitars... patient atmospherics, articulated power riffs, and elongated melodies." [...]
Ten Million Lights are excited to announce that we have begun recording our follow up to 2018's Sour Oranges. This session included new tracks Comatose and Slow Diver Down (working title). Our initial unmixed tracks sound great and we are super excited to be able to share them with you soon.
Ten Million Lights had a ton of fun with Dead Dives and Dirty Sidewalks at the Alberta St. Pub on March 22nd. Dead Dives played furious punk rock with a psychedelic lap steel to mix it up and Dirty Sidewalks played their brand of Britpop-via-Seattle with perfect harmonies and wicked grooves. Willamette Week described Ten [...]
Ten Million Lights had so much fun joining Uncle Scotty this morning, live in the studio on Radio Hot Tub on 90.3 FM Freeform Portland. We had a hilarious time discussing pop-culture, our favorite local bands and our upcoming show at the Alberta St. Pub w/ Dirty Sidewalks and Dead Dives. We gave a special shout [...]
Ten Million Lights are very excited to open for Ancient River from Austin TX on their tour stop in Portland Oregon. Ancient River are an amazing psych rock band that shouldn't be missed. Local favs Teleporter open the evening. Presented by Summer Moon & Co. Check out the preview in the Portland Mercury and Carpe Diem.
Big thanks to DKFM, WhiteLight/WhiteHeat, Shoegazer Alive and Noise Journal for promoting our new single "Smother". We are glad you are enjoying the music! https://decayfm.com/?s=%22ten+million+lights%22 https://whitelight-whiteheat.com/new-music/wl-wh-shoegaze-dreampop-psych-indie-weekly-tips-6/ https://www.noisejournal.com/2018/03/noise-journal-playlist-march-3/ https://shoegazeralive9.blogspot.com/2018/03/ten-million-lights-bellicose-2018.html
Check out the amazing artwork for our new LP! Its set to be released on April 20, but you can get a pre-release copy from us at The Fixin’ To on March 24. Artwork by Travis Janssen.
We are very excited to be releasing a new 4-song EP called Bellicose. Check it out on Apple, Spotify, Amazon and Bandcamp. This will hopefully tide you over until the full-length LP arrives in April. Enjoy.
Oh hi! Here’s our new single, Smother. It’s on the Bellicose EP, which arrives on the streaming services on Friday 2/23. Soundcloud gets a bonus “alternate future” version…the path not taken.
Ten Million Lights is pleased to have been featured on Rock Back: Animal Rescue Vol 1, a Patetico Recordings compilation benefiting animals needing help following Japan's devastating earthquake. The Ten Million Lights song "Fast Asleep" was included along with "Alive" from one of our favorite bands; A Place to Bury Strangers. Other artists donating material [...]