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Ten Million Lights getting radio love

9 Mar

Big thanks to DKFM, WhiteLight/WhiteHeat, Shoegazer Alive and Noise Journal for promoting our new single “Smother”.  We are glad you are enjoying the music!


Primal Music give Ten Million Lights rave review

6 Mar

Thanks a ton to Del Chaney, from Dublin based The Primal Music Blog, for the most well thought out and delightful review we’ve ever received.  He starts with “Portland based ‘Ten Million Lights’ pull influences from from shoegaze, post-punk and modern psych rock to craft and create a sound so luscious it will have you instantly hooked.”

Check out the whole review here:


Ten Million Lights on WRFI’s Bombast show

28 Apr

Big thanks to Kid Catharsis from Ithaca, New York radio station WRFI for playing Ten Million Lights on his show Bombast.  Ten Million Light’s cover of Dreams Burn Down, originally by Ride, was played along with tracks from Thee Mighty Caesars, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Ulrich Schnauss, Lady Wray and tons more.  Check out the playlist and stream it here.

Ten Million Lights’ Fast Asleep featured on Podcasts

26 Dec

Mr. Atavist is at it again playing Throwing Spells on his Sunrise Ocean Bender show on WRIR radio.  You can listen to the podcast that includes tracks from other amazing artists like The Revolvers, The Asteroid #4 and some of our Portland, OR faves The Upsidedown and Pete International Airport (featuring Peter Holmstrom of The Dandy Warhols.)

Thanks again to Rob from Soundtrack 2 for featuring another song in his podcast.  Previously he played Still Point in Episode 48 and this time he included Fast Asleep in Episode 51 along with artists like Wooden Shjips, Atlas Sound, The Telescopes, Amusement Parks On Fire and more.


Ten Million Lights in Bagel Radio Top Albums of 2010

23 Dec

Ten Million Lights is excited to be included in Bagel Radio’s Top Albums of 2010 coming in at #31.  Looks like the record might have actually come in at #30 since Rogue Wave’s Permalight came in at #5 and #18 lol!

10ML song You Leave Me Hanging also came in at #20 in Bagel Radio’s Top Songs of 2010.  Thanks a ton to Ted for all his support!

Podcasts Featuring Ten Million Lights

29 Nov

Big thanks to Mr. Atavist for including Throwing Spells from Ten Million Lights on his most recent radio show on WRIR 97.3 FM in Richmond, VA and on his podcast called Sunrise Ocean Bender: I Gotta Get Out Of This Void.  Included in this podcast are other artists like The Dandy Warhols, The Oscillation, Acid Mothers Temple, Bardo Pond, The Revolvers, A Head Full of Stars and tons more.

Also thanks to DJ Bynar on Indie Disco in Greece for posting his two most recent mixtapes that both included Ten Million Lights song Kill Yr Idols along with other great tunes from bands like The Dandy Warhols, Film School, School Of Seven Bells, Silversun Pickups, Metropol, The Cure, White Lies, and more; plus cool mashups by DJ Bynar.

Indie Disco Playlist (23/11/2010)

Indie Disco #153

Ten Million Lights Charting on College Radio

24 Nov

Ten Million Lights is excited and thrilled at the overwhelmingly positive response to their debut album on college radio.

Currently they are in rotation on 45 stations and are charting on 7 of those stations including Bagel Radio in San Francisco at #12, SCAD in Atlanta, GA at #7, and WUVT in Blacksburg, VA at #4!

Make sure you listen to the fun interview that Ryan Carroll gave to Ian Marshall at WUVT.  Also in Virginia, Mr. Atavist at WRIR has been a huge supporter of 10ML, including them on his radio show and on his blog.

Ten Million Lights on XMU Radio

10 Nov

Fast Asleep  by Ten Million Lights on XMU Sirius Satellite Radio

Ten Million Lights is excited that they have been receiving such great support from so many radio stations including XMU Sirius Satellite radio and Bagel Radio in San Francisco.  The record is charting #16 at both SCAD in Atlanta, GA and WDUB in Granville, OH Doobie Radio.  We’ve had a blast doing interviews at WUVT, in Blacksburg, VA and on KSCL, in Shreveport, LA.

Honestly we’re humbled by the support we’ve been receiving and are overwhelmed by the number of stations that have put us in rotation including, WCDB, WHCL, WKWA, WBJB in NY and NJ; KBEACH, KUCI and KCSS in California; and KXCI, KJACK, and Radio Pheonix in Arizona.

WVAU and WJHU in the Washington/Baltimore are have been spinning the record and tons more stations across the US like WUMD in Dartmouth, MA, KRUI, in Iowa City, IO, WMHD in Terre Haute, IN, WSCA in Portsmouth, NH, Radio UTD in Richardson, TX, WASU in Boone, NC, WUMD, in Dearborn MI, and WAWL in Chatanooga TN.

Big thanks to Canadian stations who have also been playing our songs like CJLO in Montreal, CJUM in Winnipeg and CHMR in St. Johns, Newfoundland.

Ryan Carroll of Ten Million Lights Interviewed on KSCL

23 Oct
Yesterday, Ryan Carroll from Ten Million Lights had a chance to talk to Caz Verbois, Station Manger of KSCL 91.3FM in Shreveport, LA and the interview will be aired on Monday at 2pm PST.  This was the first time that Ten Million Lights was interviewed, so be sure to check it out.  You’ll hear all about how the band got together, their plans for the future, and the story behind the song Kill Yr Idols.
You can listen to KSCL anywhere at anytime by going to and clicking on the “Listen Live” button.

Altrok adds Ten Million Lights

20 Oct

Ten Million Lights is excited that legendary NJ modern rock station Altrok 90.5 HD2 is adding Kill Yr Idols to their rotation.  Listen this Friday for the debut of Ten Million Lights on Sean’s show at 11pm EST.

Thanks to WUMD 90.3 FM in Dartmouth, MA who also added Ten Million Lights to their rotation.

If you haven’t checked out Shuffler.FM, you should.  Its a great webpage that searches the blogs and makes playlists from the mp3s that they post.  If you select their shoegaze category you will hear cuts from the debut Ten Million Lights album.