With a North American headline tour launching this week, Australian electro pop Empire Of The Sun reveal a five-track video EP “Live At The Sydney Opera House” today via Vevo and announce details of forthcoming single and remix bundle “DNA”  from their latest album “Ice On The Dune” (out now on Astralwerks).

Following a summer of multiple festival plays including HARD 2013, Bonaroo, and Life Is Beautiful, Empire Of The Sun return to North America for an extensive tour including additional festival plays at Philadelphia’s Made In America Festival this weekend and Live 105’s Oracle Arena show in Oakland CA. The rest of the tour will offer fans the chance to see the band headline in more intimate settings such as the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., Pier 26 at Hudson River Park in New York City and the House of Blues in Boston. The band will close the tour with a special Halloween Show at Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on October 31. (See below full list of dates.)

Empire Of The Sun also announce “DNA” as the second single from “Ice On The Dune” as adigital single and remix bundle for release September 24 featuring new remixes from Calvin Harris, Alex Metric, Brodinski and more. The “DNA” video will release in full September 5.

“DNA” follows first album single “Alive,” a #1 Billboard Dance/Club Play hit and #1 HypeMachine charting track that is currently enjoying radio support from stations such asKROQ, KCRW, and more. The band made its U.S. television debut performing “Alive” on”Jimmy Kimmel Live!” earlier this summer and the “Alive” video – produced by Kelvin Optical, Inc., a division within Bad Robot – has more than eight million views.

Empire Of The Sun Tour Dates

8/29/13 Salt Lake City, UT Twilight Concert Series – Pioneer Park
8/31/13 Philadelphia, PA Made in America Festival – Fairmount Park
9/1/13 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
9/2/13 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
9/5/13 New York, NY Hudson River Park – Pier 26
9/7/13 Boston, MA House of Blues
9/9/13 Toronto, ON Danforth Music Hall
9/10/13 Toronto, ON Danforth Music Hall
9/12/13 Chicago, IL Aragon Ballroom
9/13/13 Detroit, MI The Fillmore
9/14/13 Columbus, OH Breakaway Music Festival
9/16/13 Minneapolis, MN State Theatre
9/18/13 Atlanta, GA The Tabernacle
9/19/13 New Orleans, LA The Civic Theatre
9/20/13 Houston, TX Warehouse Live
9/21/13 Dallas, TX Breakaway Music Festival
10/22/13 Vancouver, BC Orpheum Theatre
10/23/13 Seattle, WA Paramount Theatre
10/25/13 Oakland CA Live 105 Show @ Oracle Arena
10/27/13 Las Vegas, NV Life is Beautiful Festival
10/29/13 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
10/31/13 Los Angeles, CA Shrine Auditorium

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