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weareempires: ORPHAN // 9.23.14

Empires are thrilled to announce their major label debut Orphan, out September 23rd on Chop Shop / Island Records. Produced byJohn Congleton (St. Vincent, The Black Angels, Explosions in the Sky), Orphan is a collection of songs immersed in classic post punk and indie rock ‘n’ roll circa 1989-1991, exploring the sonic adventurers and emotional heft of artists such as Roxy Music, Wire, and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds.”


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Ahh ok there it goes. That was mean, tumblr.

Howdy! Empires ‘thank you so much for coming to my state please come back’ fundraiser is go!


  • Tom Conrad approved!
  • Images edited to include your specific venue/date information by request with a weekday’s notice!
  • $10 fee added to each print goes 100% to the band!
  • As I understand there is an additional artist fee that I’m unable to edit attached to other items, that will also go to the band!
  • Art is grand I enjoy art please look at this art!

It would be so incredibly rad if you could pass this on. Thank you, guys! :)

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Empires - How Good Does It Feel (acoustic for Relix Magazine)

Earlier this month we posted a video of Empires covering The Flaming Lips at The Hangout. Here the quartet shares one of their own songs, the title track to their new EP

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More photos from the Roxy! (x)

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Empires - Honey Blood [7/17/2014]

Full set @ Zb Images

Full set @ Zb Images

Empires’ west coast tour with the Chain Gang of 1974 starts tonight!

Empires’ west coast tour with the Chain Gang of 1974 starts tonight!

Empires - Hostage (Live from the Basement)

Artist on Artist: Empires “She Don’t Use Jelly” (The Flaming Lips)

Our Artist on Artist series continues in which we ask artists at a given music festival to cover songs by other artists at that same festival. From the 2014 Hangout Music Festival, Empires deliver their take on The Flaming Lips’ “She Don’t Use Jelly.”

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Photos from Empires’ recent Chicago show! 


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Empires | June 25, 2014 | Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI

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Styling and consulting for Chicago-based indie rockers Empires. Images from promotion for new EP “How Does It Feel”

Photographer: Kyle Dean Reinford
Stylist: Yety Akinola
Styling Assistants: Ashley Sabino & Jessica Widas

TV debut on ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ June 2014 : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7789U7roU0

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Empires | Township | Chicago, IL | February 28, 2014

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Photo by Andrew Feller @ 414photography

Photo by Andrew Feller @ 414photography