INTERVIEW: Lights @ Sound Control, Manchester (23/02/2012)

Date: February 23rd, 2012
Venue: Sound Control, Manchester
Interviewer: Zach Redrup

Stream: YouTube

Website: www.iamlights.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/lights
Twitter: www.twitter.com/lights

Upon the release of her sophomore album ‘Siberia’, Canadian electro-pop soloist Lights (which is now her legal name) took a more grittier and dubstep influence than in her previous efforts. Whether the rise in the genre over the past year or so has been a part of it or not, her popularity on UK shores has managed to grow despite the absence of her presence. On her February UK headline tour, the first in support of the record, we spoke to her about the influence in the album’s sound, how she feels about playing UK shows and more:

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You can read our review of the band’s performance that night by clicking here.

Written by Zach Redrup