Lit is an American alternative rock band, formed in 1988 in Fullerton, California. They released several singles in the late 1990s and early 2000s including their hit “My Own Worst Enemy”.
On November 27, 2009, Lit officially announced that Nathan Walker would be the new drummer for Lit and that writing had begun on a new album.
In April 2010 during an interview with OC Talk Radio, Lit hinted they are currently talking with and would return to a major label for their next release. They also revealed they are working on a new management deal as well as performing new material live.
In September 2010, Kevin Baldes confirmed that Lit were currently in the studio, writing and recording their sixth studio album. The band is working with producer Marti Frederiksen (Aerosmith, Def Leppard, Mötley Crüe, Foreigner, Sheryl Crow, Faith Hill).
The band reported they were still in the studio recording their new album in July 2011, and released a demo video titled “You Tonight”. Lit announced in December 2011 that they were back in the studio with producer Butch Walker to finish their new CD. It was also announced that the band had signed with Megaforce Records and would release their new album The View from the Bottom on June 19, 2012.
The first single, “You Tonight,” was released on iTunes on May 1, 2012.
A video for “The Broken” was released on August 16, 2012.
On January 7, 2013, frontman A. Jay Popoff told Loudwire that after Lit finishes touring in support of The View from the Bottom, they will begin writing their next album. A video for “Miss You Gone” was released on June 13, 2013. On July 17, Lit performed on AXS Live. Ryan Gillmor rejoined the band for this segment, and Jeremy’s guitar tech Jay Sparring also guested onstage.
On December 9, 2013, the band announced via its Facebook page that it would perform a special 15th anniversary show for A Place in the Sun, where the band played the entire album from front to back on February 28, 2014, at the House of Blues in Anaheim, California. – Wikipedia