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LITE posts

2019 Recap // LITE // Multiple

Words by LITE's Kozo Kusumoto read more →


Topshelf Records // 2019 Recap

A near-comprehensive overview of Topshelf's 2019 releases read more →


LITE // "Double" Music Video

LITE mix math-rock and contemporary dance in their new visuals for "Double" read more →


LITE and Elephant Gym // Fall US Tour

LITE and Elephant Gym announce a fall US tour read more →


LITE // Multiple: Sixth Studio Album Released

The prolific maximalists release their sixth studio record, Multiple read more →


May Recap // New Releases and a Healthy Handful of Summer Tours

Six summer tours and upcoming releases from LITE and Alfred. read more →


LITE // Multiple Announced

The prodigious and prolific math-rock quartet have released their sixth studio album, entitled Multiple read more →


2018 Recap

A brief recap of the 16 records we released this year read more →


New Music from Elephant Gym, Annual Label Sampler & Holiday Sale

A slew of discounts, re-stocks, new items—as well as a free download of our new sampler and a surprise album release! read more →


LITE // Blizzard

New music from the electric, cerebral post-rock quartet read more →


LITE // New Track, "Zone," and UK Tour

Explosive math-rock group LITE announce new single and UK tour read more →


LITE // "Warp" Music Video

Watch the video GoldFlakePaint called "playful and inspired" read more →


LITE + Mouse on the Keys // Split and North American Tour

We are so excited to announce a Split between LITE and Mouse on the Keys... read more →


LITE // East Coast Tour with TTNG

Japan's instrumental rockers LITE have been announced as support for a short run of dates along the east coast with TTNG.​ LITE released physical versions of... read more →


LITE // China Tour

LITE will be touring China next month! For dates and info, read more →


LITE // Japan tour with And So I Watch You From Afar

Next month LITE will be touring Japan with And So I Watch You From Afar! For tickets and info, read more →


LITE // Six-song live recording now available for free download

LITE have just released a free download of six live recordings. The tracks are from the live-streaming session at Red Bull Studios Tokyo in March. Named after their upcoming tour starting from Tokyo and Osaka, it is titled APPROACHES 4 and includes a new track called "Balloon". read more →


Topshelf Records @ SXSW 2015

We've announced our SXSW showcase details! read more →


LITE // US tour dates, playing SXSW

Having recently released Installation with us last year and toured the west coast with Mike Watt in support of it, LITE will be back in the US again in March of 2015! This time, the band will have a few appearances at SXSW and then take on the east coast for their first ever headline run — for dates and info, read more →