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Ten Million Lights featured in Shoegaze Sanctuary Radio massive year-end playlist

28 Dec


Ten Million Lights are so excited to be part of Real Shoegaze Radio’s 2018 tribute to shoegaze.  Its a 500 song, 37 hour playlist of everything shoegaze and dreampop.  They included two Ten Million Lights songs, Fast Asleep and Smother, along with so many other amazing songs its mind boggling.  If you like it dreamy then this playlist will be your soundtrack for the new year.


DKFM add Ten Million Lights to Best of 2018 Playlist

17 Dec

DKFM are one of our top radio stations, so we couldn’t be more pleased to be added to their playlist featuring “Best of 2018 Shoegaze and Dream Pop as chosen by our listeners and tastemakers.”  Check out Ten Million Lights’ song Falling Apart (Extended Mix) along with tons of great songs from bands like Film School, The Stargazer Lilies, Bloody Knives, True Primitives, Soft Science, The Beramy Jets, Swervedriver, and so many more.

Ten Million Lights in a Moment of Eclection Radio Show

14 Dec

Ten Million Lights are very excited to have been included Moment of Eclection‘s radio show.  Listen to this podcast of the show that features a slew of great music.  Thank you RockerBob!

Ten Million Lights love indie radio

4 Dec

Bombshell Radio has been putting Ten Million Lights songs into rotation and including them in a couple of podcasts. We are very excited to have been included in the Addictions and Other Vices podcast twice in the last month.

In Episode 554 the Ten Million Lights song Nightlines had its radio debut along with great songs from artists like Matthew Sweet, The New Pornographers, Blondie and more.


In Episode 547 the song Smother was included along with tunes from The Joy Formidable, Waxahatchee, First Aid Kit, The Cure and so many more.

Radio Love for Ten Million Lights

14 Nov

Ten Million Lights is excited to have had their song Revolt, off their latest record Sour Oranges, featured on The Sonic Blender a radio show on CILU in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada!

Also big thanks to KPSU for including Kill Yr Idols, off our debut LP, on the show House of Sarcasm!

Ten Million Lights on Playlists Galore

21 Oct

Ten Million Lights have been getting added to a ton of Spotify playlists over the last few weeks so we thought we would share some of them with you.


The Best New Indie 2018

Shoegaze Noisepop

The Shoegazer Radio

Shoegaze Encyclopedia

Also here’s a playlist we created to introduce you to a ton of Portland bands that you might not already be familiar with including Lazy Legs, Leading Psychics, WL, Daydream Machine, Tender Age, plus a ton more…

Ten Million Lights on WUVT radio

17 Oct


Thank you to Virginia Tech and WUVT radio for their continual support of Ten Million Lights.  In 2018 WUVT had both Still Point and Slow Seas in rotation and over the years have also played You Leave Me Hanging and Fast Asleep.

Check out this awesome radio show that includes Still Point along with great music from Frankie Rose and the Outs, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Caribou, and so much more.

Barcelona DJ Nacho Ruiz mixing in Ten Million Lights

25 Jun


Big thanks to DJ Nacho Ruiz for playing Ten Million Light’s song Nothing In The Sun.  This playlist is chock full of great tunes from bands like Wooden Shjips, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, The Charlatans, Cullen Omori, Poptone, Wild Nothing, Interpol and so many more.  Check it out here:

Since the year 2002, Nacho Ruiz DJ is a classic in the Barcelona’s nights. As resident of Sidecar Club, during these years has built a trajectory that has made of him one of the most important DJs in the local scene.

Nothing In The Sun is a fun cover of a 60s band called Finch from the Drummer’s Dream EP.

Ten Million Lights on Thai Radio Show

15 Jun
If you haven’t checked out Radioactive on Wassie Radio in Thailand, then there’s no better time than now.  DJ Wassie just played an amazing set that included Ten Million Light’s song Smother along with a ton of great tunes from the likes of Ceremony, 93millionmilesfromthesun, Tim Burgess (of The Charlatans), A Place To Bury Strangers, The Dead Suns, Sexores and lots more.  Check out DJ Wassie here:
07 Jun 2018
Radioactive By DJ. Wassie
1. Track 3
2. Liars – Liquorice
3. 93millionmilesfromthesun – Lie Down
4. Ten Million Lights – Smother (Alternate Future Version)
5. Ceremony – Blue
6. Psychic Markers – Play It Safe
7. Sexores – Tales of the East Coast: a) Bluish Lovers
9. The Dead Suns – Rise and Change
10. Track 2
11. H O N E Y M O A N – We
12. Lean – Chaos
13. Israel Nash – Rolling On
14. Closing Eyes – It’s All Too Much
15. Pompeya – Nothing is Coming Back
16. Centrefold – Thumbtacks And Feathers
17. Track 3
18. The Age of Colored Lizards – Still Around
19. Tim Burgess – Many Clouds
20. All Sparks Burn Out – Sunspots
21. Shoe Shine Six – Daze
22. Purepleaser – bluer
23. A place to bury strangers – Situations changes
24. Bugjar – 24 Hour Sludge
25. Klam – Der Gegensex
26. Bound – Currents
27. Track 2
28. Beach Slang – Noisy Heaven [Quiet Slang]
29. Tiny Fireflies – 2040
30. SHUN – Over Me
31. Collapse – Tokyo

Airplay for Ten Million Lights

31 May

The last couple of months have been a whirlwind with releasing the Bellicose EP, our full length Sour Oranges and the upcoming Drummer’s Dream EP.  We have been very thankful for all the support we’ve gotten from DKFM, Primal Radio and DJ Ola from Ola’s Kool Kitchen.  We’ve also gotten a couple of fun spots on local radio including KPSU.

KPSU‘s show The House of Sarcasm did a live in studio with our friends The Reverberations and talked about the upcoming Nugget’s Night where we will release our Drummer’s Dream EP, a collection of 60’s psych covers.  They also played Falling Apart off our new record, along with other Portland bands we’ve shared the stage with like The Pynnacles and The Fire Nuns.  Check it out here:

Longtime supports from Windsor, Canada played our song Revolt appropriately on CJAM’s Revolution Rock show along with noise rockers A Place to Bury Strangers, local favs The Wipers, and tons more.  Check it out here:

Turn Up The Volume from Belguim included us in a post of seven bands they’ve been playing on repeat for the past week including Oskar Braves, Vacation Forever, Dutch Tulips and more.

And last but not least, thanks to Drive By Media for starting off this playlist with our song Dakota\Code\Talker along with songs from Dirty Sidewalks, Beach House and other great bands.