Posts tagged "Empire of the Sun"

Empire of the Sun ‘Celebrate’ in Their Neon-Lit New Music Video

Far-out Australian synthpop outfit Empire of the Sun shared the flashy music video for “Celebrate,” the third single off of their recent sophomore album, Ice on the…
James Grebey / July 10, 2015

Empire of the Sun Share a Subdued New Track From ‘Dumb and Dumber To’ Soundtrack

Empire of the Sun have just shared a new contribution to the Dumb and Dumber To soundtrack. “Wandering Star” is surprisingly sleepy, given the band’s usual flourishes and…
James Grebey / December 4, 2014

Favored Nations Soundtrack Summer Dance Party With ‘Amazon’ EP

With roots in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, and Australia, Favored Nations truly are a globe-spanning band. Assembled through a fortuitous series of collaborations, the…
Killian Young / July 1, 2014

Empire of the Sun Beam Onto ‘Kimmel’ for Dazzling ‘Alive’ Performance

Empire of the Sun brought their sci-fi theatrics to Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night (June 18), performing electro anthem “Alive,” the lead single off the Australian duo’s just-released…
Kyle McGovern / June 19, 2013

Going Far Out With Empire of the Sun

In 2008, Australians Nick Littlemore of electronic act Pnau and Luke Steele of folk-rockers Sleepy Jackson ditched whatever presumably normal duds they used to wear…
David Marchese / June 19, 2013

Breakaway Festival Launches in Ohio and Texas With Wu-Tang, Kendrick Lamar, and More

Wu-Tang Clan, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Empire of the Sun, Bassnectar, and Ra Ra Riot will all hit the stage during the first-ever Breakaway Music Festival,…
Kyle McGovern / June 11, 2013

Watch Empire of the Sun’s ‘Alive’ Video, a Ridiculous Sci-Fi Epic

Empire of the Sun teased their upcoming sophomore album, Ice on the Dune, last month with a Hollywood-groomed trailer more in line with Raiders of…
Kyle McGovern / April 29, 2013

Best & Worst Moments of Coachella: Day 2

BEST BREAKTHROUGH: MUMFORD & SONS"This is by far the biggest gig we've ever had," said Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford from the main stage…
SPIN Staff / April 17, 2011