Dreams of Empire

loveable indiepop band from Brighton


dreams of empire t-shirts

dreams of empire t-shirt

we made some t-shirts and have started selling them on our site and on bandcamp. oh and we’ve only got a few left

Andrew’s album picks

This started after a request to do one of those annoying Facebook sharing things. First up, Andrew’s lifelong obsession albums, who makes no apologies for his early 90s obsession.

National radio radiation

BBC Radio 6 Music DJ Chris Hawkins

Big day for us today with our first national UK radio airplay on BBC Radio 6 Music, thanks to the lovely DJ Chris Hawkins. Our most popular track “Radiation” was played on Chris’s Saturday morning…

Dreams of Empire live

So on leap year day, 29th feb at 2pm, we’re going to play live for the first time *ever*…

nothing’s ever finished

Dreams of Empire - Nothing's Ever Finished CD cover

we wondered if we’d ever get this far, but we can now say with some relief that our 10-track debut album, called ‘Nothing’s Ever Finished’, will be released on 27 September 2019.

making an album

we’ve been a bit quiet lately because we’ve been locked away in the attic recording a load of new songs

new single coming – 26 april

we’re launching our fourth single on 26 april. it’s called northern lights and it’s everything dreams of empire are about – jane’s dreamy vocals against andrew’s crashing guitar backdrop. it’s a song about life’s unknowns…

band names we nearly used

when we started Dreams of Empire in summer 2018 we had a list of possible names. i just stumbled across this list and thought i’d share it

goodbye attic, hello world

we squeezed out three singles in the last three months, which was exhilarating, educating and taught us that maybe we should slow down a bit. so here’s the plan…

dreams of website

well this is our website for now. i guess it’s a scrapbook of stuff that happens in the world of dreams of empire and will stick around longer than a tweet or fb post. how good we’ll be at updating it, who knows. we’ll definitely try x

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