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Forecasting The 2016 Grammys

The Grammys are on a Monday this year. Sunday is Valentine's Day and Monday is Presidents' Day, so the Grammy people figured they'd be better…
Chris DeVille | February 11, 2016 - 1:34 pm
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The Year In Bananas

It's been a lifetime since Gwen Stefani was chanting "B-A-N-A-N-A-S," even longer still since the Velvet Underground and Nico drew on Warhol's interpretation of the…
James Rettig | December 10, 2015 - 12:37 pm
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Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2015

One of music's finest qualities is that, for all its unifying power, it strikes different people in radically different ways. There is value in recognizing…
Stereogum | December 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
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More Tame Impala stories

Sonny Digital – “EveryDay” (Feat. Mathaius Young)

Tame Impala have definitely taken over for Coldplay as the preferred rock band of the rap and R&B world. "New Person, Same Old Mistakes" in…
Chris DeVille | March 28, 2016 - 10:41 am

Nicholas Allbrook – “Advance” Video

Nicholas Allbrook, the former Tame Impala bassist who currently leads the Australian psych-rock band Pond, just announced the impending release of his new solo album,…
Tom Breihan | March 21, 2016 - 11:29 am
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Miguel – “Waves (Tame Impala Remix)” Video (Feat. Kevin Parker)

Apparently it wasn't enough for Tame Impala to whip the sexy, smooth batter that was Miguel's "Waves" until it was even silkier. Frontman Kevin Parker…
Collin Robinson | March 1, 2016 - 2:35 pm
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Miguel – “Waves (Tame Impala Remix)”

Tomorrow, R&B auteur Miguel will release an EP full of remixes of "Waves," one of the best songs on his great 2015 album Wildheart. We've…
Tom Breihan | February 25, 2016 - 3:42 pm
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Watch Miguel And Travis Scott Bring “Waves” To Ellen

Miguel has had resurgence in the news lately. He just went back to his LA middle school and melted a some preteen hearts with a…
Collin Robinson | February 23, 2016 - 5:35 pm
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Watch Tame Impala Play 3 Songs On Le Grand Journal

Tame Impala stopped by the French talk show Le Grand Journal tonight to play a few songs and work their psychedelic planetarium disco magic. The…
Peter Helman | February 1, 2016 - 7:01 pm
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Rihanna’s ANTI Is Out, And It’s Got A Tame Impala Cover

Tonight, someone who subscribes to Tidal -- possibly Jay Z? -- logged in and noticed that ANTI, Rihanna's imminent new album, had been mysteriously uploaded…
Peter Helman | January 27, 2016 - 7:00 pm
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Watch Foals Cover Mark Ronson & Kevin Parker’s “Daffodils”

Foals paid visit to SiriusXMU's studio to record a cover of Mark Ronson's song "Daffodils," which features vocals by none other than Tame Impala's Kevin…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 20, 2016 - 12:40 pm
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Watch Tame Impala Play “Let It Happen” In Front Of A Mirrored Geodesic Dome

I'm just gonna go out on a limb and say this: if you're going to watch Tame Impala perform, you might as well do so…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 10, 2015 - 1:18 pm
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Watch Tame Impala, Courtney Barnett, Best Coast, & More Act In A High Octane Promo For Triple J’s Hottest 100

Triple J is an Australian radio program that hosts a "Hottest 100" contest every year, in which listeners vote for their favorite singles. The 100…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 9, 2015 - 5:13 pm
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The 2016 Grammys Are Gonna Be Alright

This time last year we were perturbed with the Grammys for generating a slate of 2015 nominees that honored a bunch of mediocre white musicians…
Chris DeVille | December 7, 2015 - 2:29 pm
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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Last week was Thanksgiving, so this week's list actually collects two weeks' worth of videos. I figured this wouldn't be much of a problem, since…
Tom Breihan | December 4, 2015 - 2:41 pm
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The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am
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GUM – “Anesthetized Lesson” Video

Jay Watson of Aussie psych-rock greats Tame Impala and their shaggier cousins Pond just released his second solo LP under the name GUM, Glamorous Damage.
Peter Helman | November 30, 2015 - 9:04 pm
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Tame Impala – “The Less I Know The Better” Video

Tame Impala have already shared a couple of hallucinatory videos for Currents' "Cause I'm A Man" and "Let It Happen," and now they've given us…
Peter Helman | November 26, 2015 - 11:47 pm
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Watch Tame Impala Cover Kylie Minogue’s “Confide In Me”

Tame Impala mastermind Kevin Parker is a noted Kylie Minogue fan. In a 2012 interview with Pitchfork, when asked if he wanted to work with…
Peter Helman | November 12, 2015 - 10:11 pm
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GUM – “Anesthetized Lesson”

GUM -- no relation to the website you're reading -- is the project of Tame Impala/Pond sideman Jay Watson. As Pitchfork reports, he'll release his…
Chris DeVille | October 27, 2015 - 2:29 pm
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