The Sleepy Jackson’s Luke Steele returns with new band

Empire Of The Sun sees the Aussie star go electro

Luke Steele, frontman of The Sleepy Jackson, has announced details of a new side-project.

Empire Of The Sun is a collaboration between Steele and Nick Littlemore, who previously played in Teenager alongside Ladyhawke.

The band have already recorded their debut album, which is called ‘Walking On A Dream’.

‘Walking On A Dream’‘s tracklisting is:

‘Standing On The Shore’

‘Walking On A Dream’

‘Half Mast’

‘We Are The People’

‘Delta Bay’


‘The World’

‘Swordfish Hotkiss Night’

‘Tiger By My Side’

‘Without You’

A video for the song ‘Walking On A Dream’, available to view below, was filmed in Shanghai – the setting of JG Ballard‘s novel (and subsequent movie) ‘Empire Of The Sun’.