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Check out Light Years' new song "Fall Apart" from their upcoming EP Temporary, due out Sept. 9 via Animal Style, in the replies (via Alt). It's available for preorder.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/14/14 - 08:00 AM
Light Years have signed to Animal Style Records and will release a new EP called Temporary in September. Pre-orders launch in July and a new song releases soon. The band will soon be on the road on Warped Tour's Acoustic Basement.
Ryan Gardner on 06/30/14 - 11:16 AM
In support of their upcoming stint on the Acoustic Basement at Warped Tour, Light Years recorded acoustic renditions of three tracks from their latest LP, I Won’t Hold This Against You. Stream them in the replies below. You can grab the Acoustics digital EP from Paper + Plastick for a buck to help the band out this summer, and be sure to catch their set if you go to Warped.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/19/14 - 07:08 AM
The first person to comment on this thread who is able to attend will win a pair of tickets to Hit the Lights's Skip School, Start Fights tour at Woodlands Tavern in Columbus, OH this Sunday. The show features support from Major League, Light Years, Brigades and July. If you aren't a winner, you can still buy tickets.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/05/14 - 03:19 PM
Last summer, Light Years' released their debut album, I Won’t Hold This Against You. The song "Deadlines" reflects a sense of nostalgia and the need grow up, and the video shows just that with its '90s influences. Hit the replies to check out our premiere of the new video. If you like what you hear - or see - grab the album for $5 digitally from Paper + Plastick Records.
Ryan Gardner on 04/29/14 - 09:52 AM
Hit The Lights have announced that Major League, Light Years, Brigades, and July will be support on their "Skip School, Start Fights" tour. Pre-sale tickets are now available. Dates are below.
Ryan Gardner on 03/28/14 - 03:11 PM
Light Years’ van was broken into on the first night of their tour with Neck Deep and Knuckle Puck in Chicago, IL. To support the band, feel free to pick up merch from their webstore here or to grab tickets to their tour here.

Update: Paper + Plastick has put the band's LP for pay what you want this weekend only.
Christian Wagner on 02/28/14 - 08:22 PM
Paper + Plastick Records is recapping 2013 with an 11-album digital bundle for $15. The bundle is available to purchase this week only and includes releases from Pentimento, Red City Radio, Light Years and more. The label will start 2014 off by announcing a new signing tomorrow.
Drew Beringer on 01/27/14 - 12:40 PM
Real Friends, Citizen, Light Years, Knuckle Puck, and more are playing Snowed In in Cleveland, Ohio.
Christian Wagner on 11/18/13 - 06:50 PM
Real Friends have announced a run of holiday shows with Light Years and Knuckle Puck. Details are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/11/13 - 04:11 PM
Neck Deep, Light Years, and Knuckle Puck are going on tour. Dates are in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/29/13 - 11:25 AM
Light Years is releasing today a three-song covers EP calling Trying to be… and today we're exclusively streaming the band's cover of blink-182's "Every Time I Look For You" along with the other two songs from the EP. You can listen to that in the replies and the EP can be downloaded for free via the Paper + Plastick Records webstore. The EP is a thank-you to the band's fans for supporting their debut LP, I Won't Hold This Against You, which is also available via P+P.
Christian Wagner on 10/23/13 - 07:28 AM
Light Years have released a cover of Saves The Day's "All-Star Me" off of their Trying to be… EP. We will be streaming the band's cover of blink-182's "Every Time I Look For You" a week from today.
Christian Wagner on 10/16/13 - 01:11 PM
Light Years have released a cover of Tegan And Sara's "Back In Your Head" off of their Trying to be… EP. We will be streaming the band's cover of blink-182's "Every Time I Look For You" two weeks from today.
Christian Wagner on 10/09/13 - 01:02 PM
Light Years will be releasing a free covers EP on October 23rd called Trying to be… that features covers of blink-182, Tegan And Sara, and Saves The Day songs. You can check out the artwork, track listing, and other details on the EP from the band in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 10/07/13 - 03:00 PM
A Loss for Words, Handguns and Major League are hitting the road for "The Lost Boys Tour." City Lights, The Sheds, Stickup Kid and Light Years will be on select dates. Details are in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/21/13 - 10:48 AM
Light Years is the latest band to appear on the Punks in Vegas Stripped Down Sessions. Hit the replies to watch vocalist Pat Kennedy perform an acoustic version of "Uphill Battles" outside the Eagle Hall in Henderson, Nevada.
Ryan Gardner on 08/15/13 - 08:15 AM
Watch Light Years' Audiotree Sessions here.
Christian Wagner on 08/04/13 - 08:01 AM
Head to the replies to watch Light Years' Quiet Country Audio Session. The band performed "Parking Lots" and "Put Yourself Together." You can purchase the audio recordings from the recordings here.
Christian Wagner on 07/11/13 - 12:08 PM
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Kelly Doherty on 06/17/13 - 03:29 AM
Stream Light Years' I Won't Hold This Against You here. You can get a digital download for only $5 just for today here.
Christian Wagner on 06/10/13 - 12:08 PM
Stream a new Light Years song called "Deadlines" on Punknews.
Christian Wagner on 06/07/13 - 09:18 AM
Head to AltPress to hear a new Light Years song called "Hindsight." Their debut full-length record, I Won't Hold This Against You, drops June 18th via Paper + Plastick Records.
Ryan Gardner on 05/29/13 - 09:03 AM
Light Years will be releasing its debut full-length record, I Won't Hold This Against You, via Paper + Plastick Records. Today we can exclusively bring you guys the details of the release. It'll come out on June 18 and feature 12 songs - two of which appeared on the band's Parking Lots EP, which also has an acoustic track and is now available for $1. Head to the replies for the album art and a stream of a brand-new song, "Nice To Know You." The record can be preordered on vinyl and digital formats now as well.
Drew Beringer on 05/01/13 - 11:25 AM
Mixtapes will release Ordinary Silence on June 25th via No Sleep Records. Pre-orders will go live tomorrow. The band will also be taking out You Blew It!, Light Years and special guests Modern Baseball and Last Call on select dates, which you can find in the replies along with the album art.
Drew Beringer on 04/09/13 - 10:51 AM
Light Years have signed to Paper + Plastick Records. The band has released a new music video and digital EP for Parking Lots. The EP can be downloaded here for $2, and the music video can be seen in the replies. I Won't Hold This Against You, the band's new album, will be out this summer.
Drew Beringer on 04/08/13 - 11:11 AM
Light Years are teasing a new release for Monday. Check out artwork the band posted in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 04/05/13 - 12:27 PM
boysetsfire have announced a few East Coast shows in May with No Trigger, Pentimento, Light Years, and Maker. Head to the replies for dates.
Dre Okorley on 03/07/13 - 09:09 AM
Light Years will be heading out on tour with Safe in April. The dates can be found in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 02/26/13 - 09:50 AM
Turnover and Citizen are going on a full U.S. tour with Light Years this summer. The tour is being sponsored by PropertyOfZack. The dates are in the replies because where else would they be?
Thomas Nassiff on 05/01/12 - 11:49 AM
Dates for The Fake Boys and Light Years' upcoming tour can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/08/12 - 05:52 AM
Escapist Records has signed Light Years.The band's new record, Just Between Us, will be available in both vinyl and digital form in early 2012.
Christian Wagner on 12/24/11 - 06:37 PM
Pentimento and Light Years are going on a European tour. Dates in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 12/15/11 - 09:17 AM
Pentimento and Light Years are going on a full US tour. Dates in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 12/09/11 - 09:01 AM
So Many Ways and Light Years are going on tour. Dates in the replies.
Christian Wagner on 11/04/11 - 11:24 AM
You can download a free compilation featuring Turnover, Pentimento, Light Years and more on bandcamp.
Dre Okorley on 10/12/11 - 06:46 PM
Let's be honest. Pop-punk isn't dead. There has been a massive amount of bands of new bands springing up everywhere across the country. Today we present you with Light Years, a band from Ohio who reminds us of current trend setters like The Wonder Years and Title Fight. Their song "World Burns Out" off of This Will Come Back To Haunt Me can be found on the band's AP.net profile.
Christian Wagner on 03/22/11 - 08:46 AM
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