Lights Out (Sugarcult album)

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Lights Out
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Studio album by Sugarcult
Released September 12, 2006
Genre Alternative rock, pop punk
Length 39:03
Label Fearless, V2
Producer Gavin MacKillop
Sugarcult chronology
Palm Trees and Power Lines
(2004)Palm Trees and Power Lines2004
Lights Out
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Absolutepunk.net (60%) [1]
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars [2]
Melodic 3.5/5 stars[3]

Lights Out is the fifth studio album from Sugarcult, which was released on September 12, 2006 by V2 Records.

Background[edit]

Within the album booklet, there is a piece of writing entitled Lights Out And Recurrent Love Themes. This piece of writing includes lyrics from various songs on the album and it links the content of the songs together to form a sort of concept.[citation needed][original research?]

Release[edit]

On June 12, Lights Out was announced for release.[4] "Do It Alone" was released to radio on July 18.[4] On September 5, Lights Out was made available for streaming,[5] and released on September 12 through Fearless/V2.[4] In September and October, the band went on a headlining tour, with support from the Spill Canvas, Halifax, Maxeen, and So They Say.[4] In April and May 2007, the band supported Talib Kweli on the Virgin College Mega Tour in the U.S.[6]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Tim Pagnotta, except where noted.

  1. "Lights Out" – 0:37
  2. "Dead Living" – 3:38
  3. "Los Angeles" – 3:57
  4. "Do It Alone" (Pagnotta, Nick Herrick, Brent Mulligan, Sean Mulligan) – 3:07
  5. "Explode" – 1:52
  6. "Out of Phase" – 3:26
  7. "Made a Mistake" (Pagnotta, Gavin MacKillop, Brooke Heller) – 4:14
  8. "Riot" – 3:28
  9. "Majoring in Minors" (Pagnotta, MacKillop) – 2:55
  10. "Shaking" – 3:52
  11. "The Investigation" – 3:49
  12. "Hiatus" – 4:03
  13. "Freezing" – 1:51 (Japanese bonus track)
  14. "A Hard Day's Night" – 2:24 (Japanese bonus track)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ link
  2. ^ link
  3. ^ Wippsson, Johan (September 11, 2006). "Sugarcult - Lights Out". Melodic. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b c d "New Sugarcult album's title, release date revealed". Alternative Press. June 12, 2006. Retrieved July 29, 2016. 
  5. ^ "AP Exclusive: Stream the new Sugarcult album right now!". Alternative Press. September 5, 2006. Retrieved August 4, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Talib Kweli, Sugarcult, William Tell on Virgin College Tour". Alternative Press. March 29, 2007. Retrieved August 11, 2016. 

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