A four-piece instrumental rock band, LITE, just published a trailer of their US Tour titled “Past 7days”. The video features their East coast tour from Chicago to New York for seven days in March, including comments from audience. At the end, the video says “2015 SUMMER Coming Soon”. The band will go on a solo tour called “APPROACHES4” from June 19th (Fri), starting at Shangri-La Umeda. There will be some exclusive version of their CD/DVD set titled “APPROACHES4”... Read More
4-piece instrumental, LITE, recorded and streamed audio from a studio session for “Redbull Studio Tokyo” in March of this year. The audio will be available for free download for a limited time. Six songs, including the previously unreleased “Balloon”, will be available for free download under the title “APPROACHES 4” at the “Redbull Studio Tokyo” website. Kaoru Miura recorded and mixed the studio session, and M&E Design, a Swedish company that handles the... Read More
LITE performed at in Austin, Texas this March. A video of their performance of “Pirates and Parakeets” from the concert is now up on YouTube. This video was produced as a collaboration with the HDR-MV1 Sony Music Video Recorder. The video combines live footage, candid backstage shots, and local footage. LITE will perform at “ArcTanGent Festival 2015” in Bristol, England in August. ArcTanGent Festival 2015 August 20, 2015 (Thursday) – August 22, 2015 (Saturday)... Read More
LITE will perform at SXSW 2015, held in Austin Texas from March 18th and go on to the East coast tour for total of 7 shows including Chicago, Philadelphia and New York. Returning from the US tour, they will have the first solo shows in Tokyo and Osaka after 18months. The shows are titled “APPROCHES4”, held at Shangri-La Umeda Osaka on June 19th (Fri) and LIQUID ROOM Ebisu Tokyo on June 21st (Sun). The pre-sale tickets are available at their official website from March 11th... Read More
LITE just released their album, “Installation”, off of American independent label, Topshelf Records, in September. They also completed a U.S. west coast tour consisting of Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle. The band will play at “SXSW 2015” in Austin, Texas in March and seven shows on the east coast, including Chicago, Philadelphia, and New York. LITE will be the headliner for all of the east coast shows, which will be interactive with VJ Kezzardrix. They will... Read More
LITE signed for US Label “Topshelf Records”. The Analog 12 in version of the album “Installation” released in 2013 will be released from this Label on September 16th. “Topshelf Records” is an independent Label based in Boston, MA. A staff of this Label, Kevin Duquette welcomed the contract, commenting “We have been LITE’s fan.” This Analog version of “Installation” includes “Pleiades” as a bonus track. And LITE will also have a tour from September 10th... Read More
LITE’s National Tour will welcome LOSTAGE and Tamaki ROY BAND in Fukuoka and Takamatsu this coming June. On June 7th at Fukuoka Queblick, Tamaki ROY、Takashi Todaka from ART-SCHOOL and Akinori Yamamoto from LITE will form a special band called “Tamaki ROY BAND”, and on June 8th at TOONICE, LOSTAGE will join the stage as a guest performer. Other guest acts are downy, DE DE MOUSE, avengers in sci-fi, OGRE YOU ASSHOLE, Tera Melos. Tickets are out on sale. Please check... Read More
An American Post Hard Core Avant Mass Rock Band, “tera melos”, Guest Starrs for LITE’s National Tour- Tokyo, Nagoya and Tokyo Shows.
An American post hard core avant mass rock band “tera melos” will perform as a guest act at Tokyo, Nagoya and Tokyo shows of LITE’s National Tour in June. tera melos will be performing in Japan for the first time in 3 years and 8 months, and this will the first show after the release of their full album “X7ed Out” in April 2013. Their latest album is now available for listening on their bandcamp. Be sure to check it out before the show. X’ed Out https://teramelos.bandcamp.com/album/xed-out Other... Read More
LITE is going on a national tour, starting in May. For the first half of the tour, it has been announced that DE DE MOUSE, avengers in sci-fi, OGRE YOU ASSHOLE will join the stage as the guest acts in Sapporo, Sendai and Hiroshima. DE DE MOUSE will welcome LITE’s Akinori Yamamoto as a guest drummer and the collaboration will be called as “DE DE MOUSE + his drummer”. Also, they added another show at the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa on May... Read More
LITE Will Go on a 14 Show Europe Tour in Seven Countries. Two New Videos Will Be Published to Preview Europe Release.
LITE will go on a 14 show tour in seven countries for 15 days, including performance at Midem Festival in Canne, France. The full album “Installation”, released in June 2013, will be re-released from “Blood and Biscuits”, a UK label based in London that releases EFTERLANG and MUM. There will be a CD and a vinyl version of the album. The videos of “Echolocation” and “Hunger” have been made. The videos have already been published. They also announced... Read More