After eight years away from the studio, Orange County, Calif. rockers Lit are set to invade stores again with The View From the Bottom, their fifth studio album. The band first found Platinum-plated success with their 1999 A Place in the Sun album and its triple-shot of radio smashes: "My Own Worst Enemy," "Miserable" and "Zip-Lock."

The group followed that with the album Atomic (2001) and Lit (2004), before taking an extended hiatus. Stay tuned to Noisecreep for an interview with the band filling us in on that.

With The View From the Bottom hitting stores on June 19, Lit is back with a new track called "Same Shit, Different Drink," and as vocalist A. Jay Popoff told Noisecreep a few days ago, the song unapologetically sounds like their classic singles: "We worked with Butch Walker in the past and had a lot of fun together, so we decided to hook up with him again for this new album. One day we headed out to Santa Monica and had lunch with him and we talked about the kind of Lit record we wanted to make since we had been away for a while. Then we said, "Let's not overthink this and just go in there and write a song today that talks about the things we're experts in." So we did.

"We've always been a party band that likes to drink, fuck shit up and then repair the damage [laughs]. I think "Same Shit, Different Drink" is sort of like part two of "My Own Worst Enemy." It's a drinking song and it's signature Lit," says A Jay and Noisecreep can't argue with the dude. This song rips!

Check out the Noisecreep exclusive premiere of the lyric video for "Same Shit, Different Drink" below the cut.

Watch Lit's "Same Shit, Different Drink" Lyric Video

Lit's The View From the Bottom will hit stores on June 19 via Megaforce Records. The band will be heading out on a headlining tour of the Southeast and in late June will be part of the Summerland Tour along with Everclear, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms and Marcy Playground.

Headlining tour dates:

April 25 Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. Revolution

April 26 Orlando, Fl. Hard Rock Hotel

April 27 Tampa/St. Pete, Fl State Theater

April 28 Pensacola, Fl. Vinyl Music Hall

April 30 Atlanta Smith's Olde Bar

May 1 Jacksonville, Fl. Jackrabbit's

May 3 Nashville, Tn. Exit In

May 4 Louisville, Ky. Phoenix Hill

May 5 Clarksville, Tn. The Warehouse

May 8 Montgomery, Al. Blue Iguana

May 9- Birmingham, Al. Zydeco

May 10 Charleston, SC Jumbo's Rock Lounge

May 11 Charlotte, NC NC Music Factory

May 12 Fayetteville, NC The Rock Shop

May 13 Baltimore, Md. Recher Theater

May 16 Virginia Beach, Va. Neptune Park

Summerland Tour:

June 28 Saratoga, CA The Mountain Winery

June 29 Los Angeles, CA The Greek Theatre

June 30 Las Vegas, NV The Beach at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

July 2 Del Mar, CA Del Mar Fairgrounds (Free w/ admission to fair)

July 3 Phoenix, AZ Comica Theatre

July 4 El Paso, TX Socorro Entertainment Center

July 6 Austin, TX ACL Live at The Moody Theater

July 7 Fort Worth, TX Billy Bob's Texas

July 8 Tulsa, OK SpiritBank Events Center

July 10 Columbus, OH LC Outdoor Amphitheater

July 11 Cincinnati, OH PNC Pavilion at Riverbend

July 13 Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheater

July 14 Raleigh, NC Raleigh Amphitheater

July 15 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre

July 18 New York, NY Roseland Ballroom

July 20 Bethel, NY Bethel Woods Center for the Arts

July 21 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center

July 22 Gilford, NH Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion

July 24 Bethlehem, PA Sands Bethlehem Event Center

July 25 Vienna, VA Wolf Trap

July 27 Atlantic City, NJ Ovation Hall

July 28 Boston, MA Bank of America Pavilion

July 29 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun

August 2 Detroit, MI MotorCity Casino Hotel

August 3 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena

August 4 Duluth, MN Bayfront Festival Park

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