IT’S FINALLY HERE
Empire of the Sun
A taste of things to come down under?
“Are you ready? Let’s get fucked up!”
From Desiigner rapping for Anna Wintour to Metro Boomin performing with Drake.
Another cut from their new album ‘Two Vines’.
After yesterday’s leak, the real deal has arrived.
Luke Steele has also provided an update on his work with Daniel Johns.
It may or may not be about LSD.
The extraterrestrial Aussie duo are back.
The boys are eyeing a September release for their third album.
Our top predictions ahead of tonight’s big reveal.
Hoping to quell fan disappointment following the announcement that neither Robyn nor Royksopp will be appearing at the 2014/2015 Falls Music & Arts and Southbound festivals, organisers have announced they will be replacing the headliners with two new acts, Empire Of The Sun and La Roux. “We’re super jazzed to announce not one, but two
APRA (Australasian Performing Right Association) and artistic mechanical rights organisation AMCOS have revealed the top 20 contenders for the largest peer-voted songwriting award in Australia, the APRA Song of the Year award, with Sydney indie band Boy & Bear and the legendary Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds picking up two nods each. Other artists
New York City’s Governors Ball has just dropped its lineup announcement for the 2014 instalment of the festival and it’s a corker – apart from the previously announced Outkast, this year’s festivities will be graced by Jack White, The Strokes, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix and TV on the Radio. Wowzers. If that wasn’t enough for you,
Canadian indie darlings Arcade Fire, histrionic space rockers Muse and reunited hip hop crew Outkast will headline the 2014 Coachella Festival, joining a strong Aussie contingent of Flume, Jagwar Ma, Empire Of The Sun, The Preatures, Flight Facilities and Anna Lunoe. NZ’s Lorde and The Naked And Famous join their Antipodean kin on the lineup.
Hype Machine’s yearly Music Blog Zeitgeist has published its full list of the 50 most blogged about artists of 2013, with English electronic duo Disclosure nabbing top spot. Sydney favourites Jagwar Ma also managed to crack the top ten and ARIA-collecting Flume came in at 21. The annual list counts down the top 50 artists
Tasmania’s festival circuit is well and truly thriving, with Breath Of Life returning for its third year in 2014, today dropping its massive first lineup announcement starring rap duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, electro heroes Empire Of The Sun and hip hop legends Public Enemy. The Launceston festival favourite is set to take place over
The Australian princes of EDM, Empire Of The Sun are back with more visually pleasing delights, this time centered around their latest single DNA. The track made its way onto the pair’s current album Ice On The Dune and follows on from lead single Alive. The video, which is apparently better than any Daft Punk
Electro pop kings Empire Of The Sun have decided to add a bit of kick to your weekend, revealing not only a release date for their new single DNA, but also a remix bundle from artists like Calvin Harris, Alex Metric and Brodinski, as well as a five-track video EP, Live At The Sydney Opera
Never one to mind blowing his own trumpet, Empire Of The Sun‘s Luke Steele has hit out at Daft Punk, claiming his outfit’s latest record Ice On The Dune will be around longer than the French duo’s latest offering, Random Access Memories, because the songs are superior. Steele told NME that the Get Lucky superstars