1. Empire of the Sun Unleash Sci-Fi Clip for ‘Alive’: Video

    April 30, 2013 6:21 AM EDT Empire of the Sun has released the video for “Alive,” a three-and-a-half-minute clip which finds the Australian electro-pop act in an all-out fantasy-mode. In “Alive,” the pair of Luke Steele and Nick Littlemore embark on a sci-fi romp through various stunning locations, from dramatic…

  2. Empire of the Sun Premieres New Song ‘Alive’

    April 15, 2013 5:35 AM EDT After weeks of teasing, Empire of the Sun has finally premiered new material. The Australian duo on Monday dropped “Alive,” the first song lifted from their upcoming sophomore set, “Ice on the Dune.” “Alive” can be streamed below and is due for release Tuesday on iTunes. The track isn'…

  3. Empire of the Sun Builds Buzz From Out Of Nowhere

    August 13, 2010 3:45 PM EDT In the parlance of blog Hipster Runoff, Empire of the Sun is a "highly bloggable" band. Its debut album, "Walking on a Dream," was released in March 2009 and has sold less than 30,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. None of the tracks has gained significant radio…