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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Lady Gaga is probably the last mainstream star who became a star primarily because of her videos, which were weird and eye-popping and absorbing and…
Tom Breihan | September 23, 2016 - 3:46 pm


Stereogum’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2013

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…
Stereogum | December 12, 2013 - 1:09 pm


Turntable Interview: Empire Of The Sun

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…
Melissa Locker | August 22, 2013 - 3:22 pm

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Hear The Debut Single From Empire Of The Sun & Silverchair Frontmen’s New Band Dreams

For a while now, Empire Of The Sun's Luke Steele and former Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns have been teasing a new collaboration called Dreams. They're…
Peter Helman | March 16, 2018 - 12:25 am

Empire Of The Sun: “God Bless The Great Billy Graham”

The world-famous Christian evangelist Billy Graham died yesterday at age 99, inspiring a wide range of tributes and critiques. Some praised his influential and relatively
Chris DeVille | February 22, 2018 - 10:16 am

Empire Of The Sun’s Luke Steele Teases Dreams Project With Silverchair’s Daniel Johns

Remember Silverchair? If you're old enough, you probably do, at least vaguely. If you don't, they were the Australian teenagers who had a couple of…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2018 - 9:19 am

Stream Empire Of The Sun On Our Way Home EP

Today, without a whole lot of advance warning, Australian dance-pop duo Empire Of The Sun have dropped a new EP called On Our Way Home.
Tom Breihan | November 10, 2017 - 9:27 am

Empire Of The Sun – “Way To Go”

Cheesy Australian synth-poppers Empire Of The Sun are releasing their third album, Two Vines, in a few weeks. We've heard a few songs from it…
James Rettig | October 21, 2016 - 10:02 am

Watch Empire Of The Sun Perform “High And Low” On Fallon

Aussie dance-pop outfit Empire Of The Sun are steady on the promo path for their forthcoming album, Two Vines, after riding a wave of momentum…
Collin Robinson | October 5, 2016 - 10:38 am

Empire Of The Sun – “To Her Door'” (Feat. Lindsay Buckingham)

Empire Of The Sun’s latest single, "To Her Door," breaks down regret and atonement after an argument with a beloved in uncomplicated terms. "I feel…
Margaret Farrell | September 29, 2016 - 12:13 pm

Empire Of The Sun – “High And Low” Video

Theatrical Australian dance-poppers Empire Of The Sun are coming back next month with a new album called Two Vines. We've heard lead single "High And
Peter Helman | September 22, 2016 - 7:48 pm

Empire Of The Sun – “Two Vines”

The glamorous, theatrical Australian dance-poppers Empire Of The Sun announced earlier this week that they've got a new album called Two Vines coming out this…
Tom Breihan | August 25, 2016 - 9:26 am

Empire Of The Sun – “High And Low”

Empire Of The Sun have announced a new album, Two Vines, due later this fall. The Aussie dance-poppers enjoyed a resurgence in popularity earlier this…
Collin Robinson | August 23, 2016 - 5:50 pm

Watch Empire Of The Sun Take Their Honda-Revived “Dream” To Ellen

Aussie dance-poppers Empire Of The Sun scored a hit eight years ago with "Walking On A Dream," the title track off of their 2008 debut.
Peter Helman | April 18, 2016 - 7:47 pm

Artist Portraits From Firefly 2015 Sunday

Firefly is now officially over, but the buzz lingers. How could it not? The Killers covered Kings Of Leon, Sturgill Simpson had EDM kids do-si-doing
Stereogum | June 22, 2015 - 12:52 pm

Empire Of The Sun Debut “Welcome To My Life” In Absolut Commercial

Alcohol and live music have a long and storied relationship, and lately more and more spirit brands such as Anheuser Busch and Smirnoff have partnered…
Aaron Lindenberg | May 11, 2015 - 2:12 pm

Empire Of The Sun – “Wandering Star”

Empire Of The Sun's new track "Wandering Star" is featured in the film Dumb And Dumber To. The Australian band composed the film score, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 4, 2014 - 4:31 pm
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