Lights – Tickets – 9:30 Club – Washington, DC – February 27th, 2018

Lights

WE WERE HERE TOUR

Lights

Chase Atlantic, DCF

Tue, February 27, 2018

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

9:30 Club

Washington, DC

$26

Lights has partnered with PLUS1 so that $1 from every ticket will go to support Grid Alternatives and their work bringing accessible renewable energy technology and job training to underserved communities . www.gridalternatives.org

Lights


Always pushing boundaries, alt-pop phenomenon Lights has never shied away from a challenge. Through her first three records, Lights built an incredibly passionate fan base, selling out tours around the world, earning 100M in U.S. streams, over 200K in U.S. album sales, two JUNO Awards, and three Gold album certifications; not to mention the 2M + rabid fans who follow her every move online. Yet through this success, she felt like she had more important things to say through her music but just didn’t know how to get them out. Thus was born Skin&Earth, the Canadian singer’s fourth record and companion comic book series of the same name, entirely written and illustrated by Lights herself. As Billboard explains, “Concept albums are nothing new, but it’s the lengths to which Lights takes her fourth album Skin&Earth that sets it apart.” Further critical acclaim for the project comes from Playboy, who dubs her a “Real-life musical wonder woman,” while ELLE describes Lights as “a musician, and artist, and a comic book hero,” and Departures praises her as “More pop siren than indie darling.” Her anthemic single “Giants” brings the immersive comic book world to life, as Lights – and her alter-ego leading lady – struggles to find hope in a hopeless world. “Giants” has been steadily climbing the Hot AC radio chart and has amassed over 2M streams on Spotify. Lights has played numerous festivals including Coachella, Reading & Leeds, plus toured with OneRepublic, Tegan & Sara, Paramore, Kaskade, PVRIS and many others. She will embark on her worldwide headlining tour in 2018. As Buzzfeed attests, “It’s time for Americans to fall in love with Lights.”
Chase Atlantic
Chase Atlantic


A trio of two brothers and one longtime friend who personally produce, perform, and passionately conjure up dark alternative pop punctuated by rock and R&B, Australia’s Chase Atlantic blur the lines between a nocturnal aesthetic and primal bliss on their
2017 self-titled debut for Warner Bros. Records. This delicate balance quietly transformed the group—Mitchel Cave, Clinton Cave, and Christian Anthony—into a veritable sensation down under while still in their teens. Since forming in 2011, the boys
have packed multiple headline tours across Australia, amassed an impressive digital footprint of followers, released two successful independent EPs, Dalliance [2014] and Nostalgia [2015], and spawned a viral single with “Friends,” which garnered 2.7 million-plus Spotify plays, their shared ambition always exceeded the confines of the bedroom studio where they initially recorded. That spirit caught the attention of the Madden
Brothers during 2015. Multiple meetings in Australia followed, and the three-piece signed with the industry icons for management. In 2016, Chase Atlantic flew to Los Angeles scoring a deal with Warner Bros. Records. Now, the first single “Church” invites everyone to congregate in their world.
DCF
Venue Information:
9:30 Club
815 V St. NW
Washington, DC, 20001
http://930.com