YOUNG EMPIRES

YOUNG EMPIRES

 Toronto, Ontario, CAN
BandRockEDM

Defined by swirling synthesizer tones, soulful bass grooves, and funky guitar rhythms, Young Empires deliver fresh yet distinguished dance tracks full of swagger, sexuality, and a little angst.

Biography

Young Empires are a Canadian music group that has garnered significant critical acclaim and international success since their inception in October 2009. NME Magazine compared Young Empires’ sound to the likes of The Killers, Arcade Fire, Yeasayer, The Rapture, and Foals. Defined by swirling synthesizer tones, soulful bass grooves, and funky guitar rhythms, Young Empires deliver fresh yet distinguished dance tracks full of swagger, sexuality, and a little angst.
Young Empires have been particularly well-received in the fashion world; their track “Glory of the Night” was released on Parisian fashion/music label Kitsune and “Against The Wall” has been featured on a viral video for Nylon TV.

Young Empires have performed at numerous international showcases in London, New York, and Los Angeles. In 2010 they supportws notable acts including: Chromeo, Jamiroquai, Dragonette, Sleigh Bells, !!! (Chk Chk Chk).

Discography

Glory of the Night (single) released on Kitsune.

Set List

Provocative songs whose cut & thrust co-exist stylishly.