Lights Debuts ‘Running with the Boys’ Video + Headlining 2015 Tour & Coachella

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Canada’s acclaimed pop multi-instrumentalist Lights has debuted a nostalgic new video for ‘Running With the Boys.’
The track is taken from her latest album, Little Machines,which is nominated for ‘Pop Album of the Year’ at this year’s Juno Awards.

Lights is currently on a sold-out European tour, and will return to the states for a headlining tour starting February 14th in Minneapolis, supported by X-Ambassadors. Tickets are on-sale at IAmLights.com. Please see below for all dates.
She has also announced that she will be performing at Coachella 2015. Ryan Seacrest included Lights in his ’10 Artists You Must See at Coachella,’ saying “Lights has a knack for creating celestial beats by combining alternative rock and contemporary synth-pop.”

Lights has been perfecting her own unique brand of synth pop since she was 14. With a couple of Junos and Gold records under her belt, she’s amassed a dedicated ‘Lights Army’ over the years (1.3 million Facebook fans, over half a million Twitter fans), including self-professed fans Miley Cyrus, John Mayer, and K’Naan among others. She’s also collaborated with Kaskade and Deadmau5.

Little Machines was produced and engineered by Drew Pearson, with key songs/singles mixed by Mark “Spike” Stent (Madonna, U2, Beyonce). The anthemic single, “Up We Go,” deemed “perhaps [Lights’] biggest banger to date,” by Noisey, follows intro track ‘Portal,’ which Refinery29 called “the wanderlust song of the summer.”

Lights upcoming tour dates w/ special guest X Ambassadors (*Select dates w/ special guest Saint Motel)

February 13 – Kansas City, MO (Arvest Bank Theatre)
February 14 – Minneapolis, MN (Mill City Nights)
February 15 – Omaha, NE (The Waiting Room)
February 17 – Iowa City, IA (Blue Moose Tap House)
February 18 – St. Louis, MO (Ready Room)
February 20 – Dallas, TX (Granada Theater)
February 21 – Austin, TX (Emo’s)
February 22 – Houston, TX (Warehouse Live)
February 24 – Orlando, FL (Beacham Theater)
February 25 – Ft. Lauderdale, FL (Culture Room)
February 27 – Atlanta, GA (The Masquerade)
February 28 – Carrboro, NC (Cat’s Cradle)
March 01 – Nashville, TN (Rocketown)
March 02 – Charlotte, NC (The Fillmore Charlotte)
March 04 – Norfolk, VA (The NorVa)
March 05 – Pittsburgh, PA (Mr. Small’s Theatre)
March 06 – Columbus, OH (Skully’s Music Diner)
March 07 – Indianapolis, IN (Deluxe at Old National Centre)
March 09 – Cleveland, OH (House of Blues – Cleveland)
March 10 – Grand Rapids, MI (The Intersection)
April 11 – Indio, CA (Coachella Week 1)
April 14 – Phoenix, AZ (Marquee Theatre*)
April 15 – San Diego, CA (The Irenic*)
April 16 – Sacramento, CA (Ace of Spades*)
April 18 – Indio, CA (Coachella Week 2)

Lights as special guest to OneRepublic:

April 20 – Montreal, QC (Bell Centre)
April 21 – Ottawa, ON (Canadian Tire Centre)
April 22 – London, ON (Budweiser Gardens)
April 24 – Toronto, ON (Air Canada Centre)
April 25 – Sudbury, ON (Sudbury Arena)
April 27 – Winnipeg, MB (MTS Centre)
April 29 – Edmonton, AB (Rexall Place)
April 30 – Calgary, AB (Scotiabank Saddledome)

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