News: eOne Secures IP to Comic and Album Skin & Earth by Lights

The Canadian pop artist Lights has had her latest album Skin & Earth secured by eOne, the label that manages her, to allow for adaptions to both TV and gaming. The report comes from Deadline who detail that eOne, the Canadian record label, and distribution company has recently secured the IP. As of right now, Andrew Lazar from Mad Cheese Productions is set to produce the project. Other than that, no further information has been given out as of yet.

Last year Lights released her fourth full-length LP Skin & Earth. The album is her first concept album that ties together with a comic that she wrote and illustrated herself. The record and comic was well received by both critics and fans alike. The album got her a win for Pop Album of the Year at the Juno Awards earlier this year, which is the second time she has won an award at the Junos. Lights is attending this upcoming San Diego Comic-Con to further support the comic.

The story of Skin & Earth follows a girl named Enaia, who is wandering around in a post-apocalyptic world. On her journey for hope, she is entangled with a dark spiritual friend who accompanies her on the adventure. The goal is to make a change in the world, to make for a better world to live in. Each track on the album ties into the story in an intricate way that binds the music and comic together.

Header Image via Matt Barnes

Lights has more shows coming later this year, and you can buy her album and comic below:

08.04.2018 Montreal, Quebec Parc Jean Drapeau Osheaga Festival Musique et Arts

08.31.2018 Richmond, British Columbia Richmond World Festival

09.01.2018 Whistler, British Columbia Whistler Olympic Plaza

09.14.2018 Oshawa, Ontario Regent Theatre Imagine Festival

09.15.2018 Hamilton, Ontario Supercrawl

09.16.2018 Victoria, British Columbia Royal Athletic Park Victoria, BC @ Royal Athletic Park – Rifflandia

10.25.2018 Grand Rapids, Michigan 20 Monroe Live w/Young The Giant

10.26.2018 Indianapolis, Indiana Egyptian Room w/Young The Giant

10.27.2018 Atlanta, Georgia Coca-Cola Roxy w/Young The Giant

10.30.2018 Nashville, Tennessee Ryman w/Young The Giant

11.02.2018 Charlotte, North Carolina The Fillmore Charlotte w/Young The Giant

11.03.2018 Raleigh, North Carolina The Ritz w/Young The Giant

11.04.2018 Richmond, Virginia The National w/Young The Giant

11.06.2018 Cleveland, Ohio House of Blues w/Young The Giant

11.08.2018 Toronto, Ontario Rebel w/Young The Giant

11.10.2018 Portland, Maine State Theatre w/Young The Giant

11.11.2018 Providence, Rhode Island The Strand w/Young The Giant

11.13.2018 Brooklyn, New York Brooklyn Steel w/Young The Giant

11.14.2018 Brooklyn, New York Brooklyn Steel w/Young The Giant

11.16.2018 Washington, DC The Anthem w/Young The Giant


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