ORIGINAL STORY: The long-awaited collaborative project from former Silverchair frontman Daniel Johns and Empire Of The Sun mastermind Luke Steele has finally seen the light of day, with the pair sharing a first taste of their new project, dubbed Dreams.
The pair’s collaboration, which has been years in the making, was announced on this year’s Coachella music festival lineup last week…
The long-awaited collaborative project from @DanielJohnsHQ and @EmpireOfTheSun’s Luke Steele is called Dreams (@noonedefeatsus), and they’re playing this year’s #Coachella festival 👀 pic.twitter.com/XVygRZCE7w
— Tom Williams (@tom__williams) January 5, 2018
…while both Johns and Empire Of The Sun teased the project on social media with the hashtag #noonedefeatsus.
A mysterious Dreams website was also discovered, along with a snippet of a song recorded by Johns and Steele which features Steele singing the line, “No one defeats us, ’cause we are the spirit.”
There’s a four-to-the-floor beat, some funky guitars and what appears to be an auto-tuned Johns singing the words “come together” as well. Listen to the snippet in full, below.
Stay tuned for more news on Dreams as it comes to hand.