Blog and pictures now online from American Tour
Last week The Lightyears returned from a week-long tour in the USA. To find out more about what the boys got up to on the East Coast, visit the BLOG page for the first instalment of Chris Lightyear’s USA Tour Diary. An album of photos has also been published in
Two shows, two continents… one day.
A few days ago we returned from a whirlwind tour of New York. I kept a diary – and here’s Part 1… SUNDAY 14 SEPTEMBER, 4.40am (Tony’s house, Twyford, England): Most parts of me hurt. The sofa I slept on last night was just slightly shorter than me, and the
McKibbin Lofts – New York – 18/09/08
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Milkboy Coffee – Ardmore, PA – 17/09/08
The LYs return to their favourite venue on the East Coast – the legendary Milkboy Coffee in Ardmore. The band’s previous shows here have all sold out – so grab your tickets now while you still can! Follow ticket link below.
Pianos – New York – 16/09/08
FREE SHOW! The LYs return to Pianos for the legendary Cross-Pollination night – where two acts follow their respective sets with an impromptu collaboration/jam. Joining the boys this time will be California’s Chris & Thomas. Expect the unexpected…
Union Square Park – New York – 14/09/08
FREE SHOW! The Lightyears will be appearing alongside four of America’s hottest new signed bands in front of 4,000 people at Time Out’s annual “Back To School Blowout”. Line-up includes El Jezel, Plush Gun and The Bridges. LYs onstage at 3.30. After the show, from 4pm, The Lightyears will be
At Midnight available online now [updated]
At Midnight, the new EP from The Lightyears is now available to buy. To be among the first to get a copy you can order the CD on the Shop page now. The EP features familiar tracks She’s The One and This House Will Burn along with instrumental Phoenix and new songs Brightest Star and Run. Additionally, all five tracks
LYs track "Single Of The Day" at Amie Street
One day after being uploaded to the site, Lightyears track Phoenix has been named “Single Of The Day” on online download store Amie Street. All five tracks from new Lightyears EP At Midnight have been made available for download from Amie Street ahead of the record’s physical release this Sunday 14
New Lightyears EP – out next week
At Midnight, the new 5-track EP from The Lightyears, will be released this Sunday 14 September in the USA. UK release will follow a week later. The first opportunity for fans in the States to get their hands on At Midnight will be at the Time Out “Back To School
Lightyears in FourFourTwo
The Lightyears get a mention in this month’s edition of football magazine FourFourTwo following their collaboration with Peterborough United Football Club on the charity single Posh We Are. The single, a re-working of the club’s 30 year-old terrace anthem, was released in May of this year to raise money for Peterborough-based