Empire of the Sun are an Australian electronic music duo from Sydney, formed in 2007.  The band is a collaboration between Luke Steele, of alternative rock act The Sleepy Jackson, and Nick Littlemore, of electronic dance outfit Pnau. Their 2008 debut album, Walking on a Dream, brought the duo international success and has been certified double platinum in Australia and gold in the United Kingdom. The album provided a number of internationally charting singles including “Walking on a Dream”, which peaked at number ten on the Australian ARIA Singles Chart and reached number sixty four on the UK Singles Chart, and “We Are the People”, which peaked at number fourteen on the UK Singles Chart. The band’s second album, Ice on the Dune, was released in June 2013, preceded by lead single “Alive” on 16 April.The band are signed to EMI Music Australia/Virgin.  A live band, fronted by Steele, has performed internationally and is known for its flamboyant appearance and elaborate stage sets. The band has won a number of Australian music awards. (Info from Wikipedia) Check out our concert photos of them live at ALT 98.7’s Big Adventure on Day One. Photos by @MattInRealLife