Lights Go Out recently caught up with New Years Day vocalist Ashley Costello in a Q&A, asking the singer about her lyrical inspirations. “It’s actually impossible for me to write a song that doesn’t come from something I feel inside me,” Ashley said. “It could be anything. Anything from my love of a ride at Disneyland to the complexity of a new relationship. I like to paint scenes in movies with songs. I have to see it visually first and then I can write for days about it. If I can’t see it then it stops there.” Read more.