2013 finally saw this generation of dance and electronic music make the transition from being a singles driven market to an album driven one, with many releases from a crop of artists we’re used to only seeing on a track-by-track basis. Here are WeAllHitPlay.Com’s picks for the best albums of 2013. 10. Dirty South – [cont.]
Hook N Sling shows off his official remix of Empire Of The Sun’s “Celebrate”, from their excellent Ice On The Dune LP. Watch out for this December 20th.
Tommy Trash & Empire of the Sun have teamed up to join the MOVEment with Coca-Cola and (RED) by dancing to save lives. 700 babies are born with HIV every day. Join some of the world’s best dancers and go to www.cokeredmoves.com to find out more about how you can help save lives. For every [cont.]
Empire Of The Sun are commissioned for this official remix of Lady Gaga’s “Applause”, which is a part of the official remix package, available on iTunes. A closer listen reveals that this track takes a cue from their own track, “Old Flavours”.
Bay Area representatives, The M Machine, deliver two new remixes of Empire Of The Sun’s “DNA” – “For Apollo” and “For Helios”, respectively. Look for both to be released soon.
The Aston Shuffle follow Calvin Harris with their own interpretation of Empire Of The Sun’s “DNA”, from their Ice On The Dune LP. Out September 24th on iTunes and Beatport.
It will be hard to top Zedd’s remix of “Alive”, but Empire Of The Sun attempt to do just that with remixes of their second single, “DNA”, by Calvin Harris and Alvin Risk, respectively.
It’s hard to believe it’s been five years since Empire Of The Sun’s debut, Walking On A Dream. Maybe it’s because of the long legs that the Australian duo’s debut album’s title track had, finding it’s way into many electronic DJ sets, with a multitude of bootlegs and remixes seeping out over the last five [cont.]
Crazibiza absolutely murdered this tech house edit of Empire Of The Sun’s anthemic, “Alive”. Free download, too.
Update: The remix set is now available for purchase via iTunes. 5/20/13: Empire Of The Sun return with a stunning new single. “Alive” see’s Luke Steele and Nick Littlemore, back at it crafting melodic ear candy. Rubs from Zedd, Mat Zo, M4Sonic and David Guetta make “Alive” an essential peak time weapon.
Zedd takes on Empire Of The Sun’s “Alive” for a May 21st.
HARD EVENTS—the world-renowned event and festival producer recognized for landmark festivals such as HARD Day of the Dead and the three-day electronic music cruise Holy Ship!!!—has today (April 23) announced the full line-up for the 2013 edition of HARD SUMMER, Los Angeles’ biggest summertime music event. Returning this year for its sixth annual edition as [cont.]
Tom Trash frees up his Moby / Empire Of The Sun bootleg that he’s been playing in his sets as of late.
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