End of Year Wrap Up and Sale

What a year it has been!  We kicked off 2016 with the launch of Rising With The Sun, which debuted Top 20 in 16 countries, including a #1 in Australia.  Thank you so much for your support of this album which we are all really proud of.
In 2016 we took our Rising With The Sun show to UK, India, Canada & Australia, finishing off this month in Europe.  We have seen a lot of stages and thousands upon thousands of happy faces in the crowds.  It has bee...

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Win the props used in the Bulls Video by supporting the ASRC

The Cat Empire are proudly in their 5th year as ambassadors for the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, an organisation in our home town whose  values and actions we passionately support. With your help we are aiming to raise $10,000 for them to allocate to the important areas they are needed.    ...

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The Cat Empire play "Bulls" and cover Lykke Li's "Get Some" for triple j

Mid Australian tour we went into the triple j studio's to play "Bulls" and a cover of Lykke Li's "Get Some" for triple j radio's Like a Version, May 2016. Watch both videos here:  ...

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The Cat Empire Canadian Tour Dates 2016

We are heading to Canada for some summer shows.  We have routed a tour that is going to see us put in some crazy long flight hours, but will be worth it to get to as many people and great festivals as we can in your country to play music from the new album, and some old favorites as well.

 "We can't wait to get to Canada this summer.  Rising with the Sun was written with festivals in mind, and the new songs have been like a breath of fresh air to the set.  The band'...

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New Australian Tour Dates Added

AUSTRALIA - New dates just announced for our Rising With The Sun Australian Tour - Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Port Macquarie, Coffs Harbour, Central Coast, Newcastle and Toowoomba - on sale now...

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Rising With The Sun Debuts at #1

It’s with excitement and genuine pride that we can announce The Cat Empire’s 6th studio album ‘Rising With The Sun’ has debuted at #1 on both the ARIA and AIR Album Charts in Australia. ‘Rising With The Sun’ has debuted in the Top 10 in Seven countries and Top 20 in Sixteen countries across 6 different continents on iTunes, and made it's debut in the top 10 iTunes albums worldwide. ‘Rising With The Sun’ is The Cat Empire’s fift...

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Rising With The Sun

Good Morning World

This morning you are RISING WITH THE SUN.
Yes indeed, it is finally March 4, and that means our new album is OUT NOW.

RISING WITH THE SUN is the bands 6th studio album, and the second one we have released Globally on our independent label.  It was recorded in the bands home town of Melbourne, with long time friend and collaborator, Producer Jan Skubiszewski.  

In Harrys words, the album is an explosive world, filled with fireworks, exotic ...

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Bulls Video Clip

Shot in the hazy heat on Felix's family farm in country Victoria, the video clip for our new single BULLS is finally out. Bulls is the third single from Rising With The Sun, out March 4th worldwide. The colorful and vibrant clip stays true to the song’s ethos, and captures the energy and fun of the song when played live. You can check it out here...

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Rising With The Sun Australian Tour Dates

Announcing…The Cat Empire 'Rising With The Sun Australian tour’ dates … We will be touring our new album (out march 4) throughout Australia in May/June, with tiks going on sale this Friday. We are very happy to announce shows in Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra, Far North Qld, and of course our home town of Melbourne. These shows (many of them suitable for all ages) join the already announced Western Australian dates in March and performances at Womadelaide and Blues Fest in Byron...

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Rising With The Sun - Out March 4th 2016

Rising With The Sun Artwork and New Release Date

Very happy to share this with you…
Our new album, Rising With The Sun, will look like this. Inspired by a traditional Mexican design known as an “Ojos de Dios” (Eye of God), these designs were traditionally created for a celebration, and often presented as a gift to bless a home.  
The music is finished, the artwork is done, we’re all excited about getting the album out as quickly as we can, so people have time to listen to it ahead of our world tour this y...

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