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Determining the year's best albums is, admittedly, a subjective pursuit. But even more than an albums roundup, a list of songs is an intensely personal way to sum up a year in music. It is a process…   Read Story »
Empire Of The Sun have made a name for themselves with their absurdly theatrical live shows. They brought that huge performance by The Tonight Show on Friday, and you can stream it now. You'll have…   Read Story »
Lady Gaga has recruited another indie staple for an official remix of ARTPOP lead single "Applause," following Purity Ring's take on it last week. This time, Australian synth-poppers Empire Of The…   Read Story »
Aussie dance-pop duo Empire Of The Sun have gone all operatically ridiculous for their new album Ice On The Dune, and their new video for "DNA" gets the overblown absurdity of their whole act just…   Read Story »
The second annual Budweiser Made In America festival, which is curated by Jay-Z, took place over the weekend in Philadelphia with performances by Phoenix, Beyoncé, HAIM, Dairrhea Planet, Kendrick…   Read Story »
Australia's Empire of the Sun dropped their debut album Walking On A Dream in 2008, introducing the world to their intergalactic dance vibe. The music, created by members Luke Steele and Nick…   Read Story »
Sydney natives Empire of the Sun brought their theatrical brand of fantasy synth-pop to Jimmy Kimmel Live last night in Los Angeles. Appearing in support of their sophomore album Ice On The Dunes,…   Read Story »
As you can probably tell from the cover art, the trailer, and the motherfucking headdress, Aussie synthpop duo Empire Of The Sun are absolutely going for absurd levels of grandeur on their new album…   Read Story »
Empire Of The Sun debuted their new album Ice On The Dune last Friday at the Sydney Opera House as part of the Vivid LIVE series. As it should be expected for such a visually-oriented band, the…   Read Story »
"Alive," the new single from Aussie synthpoppers Empire Of The Sun is as much a grand and absurd spectacle. as it is a song; the group made good and sure of that with the video. They're all over the…   Read Story »