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GALACTIC EMPIRE Unleashes Metal Cover of “The Imperial Suite"

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For those of you who don't know, Galactic Empire is the galaxy’s foremost instrumental Star Wars cosplay heavy metal John Williams tribute band. Their first music video was a viral hit, gaining over 10 million views with national press coverage including Huffington Post, Guitar World, Entertainment Weekly, and MSNBC, along with a live TV performance on E! Entertainment during their coverage of the 2016 Academy Awards.

The band has released two full-length albums with Rise Records, along with several other music videos. They’ve toured extensively, headlining multiple national and overseas tours, including Canada, Europe, Japan, and Australia, along with appearances at major festivals, comic cons, sporting events, and supporting arena acts Ozzy Osbourne and Babymetal.

A Galaxy Far, Far Away – Galactic Empire, the galaxy’s favorite metal band, is unleashing the Force with their new single “The Imperial Suite”. Followers of the Empire can stream the song, which is out now via Pure Noise Records and taken from Star Wars prequel Rogue One, here: “The Imperial Suite” is the latest single from Galactic Empire’s forthcoming album, Special Edition. The eleven track collection is set to be released on May 5th and features tracks from across the Star Wars cinematic universe.

To pre-save / pre-order Special Edition please visit:

Shares Lord Sikh: “Greetings, Citizens of Earth. We are the mighty Galactic Empire and we have returned to lay waste to your pathetic human brains with more sonic destruction. Behold, our heavy metal version of ‘The Imperial Suite’ from Rogue One. There will be no one to stop us this time!

Galactic Empire will celebrate the release of Special Edition with their “Revenge of the Fifth” show on May 5th at Mickey’s Black Box in Lilitz, PA. Tickets are on sale now, here:

Following the release show, the band will be holding a special “Revenge of the Sixth” event at Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company in Croydon, PA For more info or to purchase tickets, please visit:

You can check out more on GALACTIC EMPIRE BELOW!


Special Edition Tracklist:

  1. 20th Century Fox Fanfare

  2. Star Wars And Revenge Of The Sith

  3. The Imperial Suite

  4. Dark Side Assault

  5. The Mandalorian

  6. Obi Wan Kenobi

  7. The Bad Batch

  8. The Book Of Boba Fett

  9. Attack Position

  10. The Battle Of Hoth

  11. Victory Celebration

Upcoming Shows

5/5 – Lilitz, PA @ Mickey’s Black Box

5/6 – Croydon, PA @ Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company


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