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It still feels like summer, but that won’t last long. We’re less than two weeks away from #PSL and before you know it we’ll be wearing flannel. It’s not a moment too soon: unless you somehow avoided all major news (and everything Donald Trump has said) recently, this summer hurt like a motherfucker. How appropriate… More »

The massive, unpredictable commercial success of the Straight Outta Compton movie is going to cause a lot of ripple going forward. It’s going to have implications in black cinema, in Hollywood studios wondering whether it’s financially risky to make movies with almost entirely black casts. (Honestly, those studios should’ve learned that lesson over and over… More »

Chances are you’ve watched Silentó Whip, watched him Nae Nae at some point this summer. Perhaps you’ve even Whipped, Nae Nae’d, or done the Stanky Legg yourself. The then-unknown Atlanta teenager born Ricky Hawke — which is a much better pop-star name than Silentó — uploaded “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)” to SoundCloud back in January. More »

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Watch Tame Impala Puppets Play “‘Cause I’m A Man”

""Cause I'm A Man" already got one weird music video, and now here's another one. Technically, it's being billed as the "official live video" but,…
James Rettig | May 28, 2015 - 6:25 pm
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Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Will Play At A Few Mark Ronson Shows This Summer

Tame Impala frontman Kevin Parker has a pretty busy summer coming up, what with his band releasing the extremely anticipated album Currents and all. But…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2015 - 2:31 pm
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Tame Impala – “‘Cause I’m A Man” Video

Tame Impala have shared a video for their Currents single "'Cause I'm A Man." It's all done in slick 3D animation, and explores a world…
James Rettig | May 21, 2015 - 10:24 am
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Artist Portraits From Shaky Knees 2015

Shaky Knees Festival went down in Atlanta this weekend, and we sent two photographers to capture portraits and live shots of some of the performer…
Stereogum | May 11, 2015 - 11:46 am
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Watch Tame Impala Play “Eventually” Live For The First Time At Levitation Fest

Tame Impala released their fourth Currents single, "Eventually," on Thursday, and they debuted it live the very next night during their set at Levitation Fest…
James Rettig | May 9, 2015 - 3:09 pm
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Don’t Worry, Tame Impala Currents Vinyl Won’t Actually Run You $45

Tame Impala's new record, Currents, is one of the most anticipated releases of the year, but perusing the online store for the album startled me:…
Caitlin White | May 8, 2015 - 5:15 pm
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Tame Impala – “Eventually”

Earlier today we heard part of "Eventually," another new track from Tame Impala's heavily anticipated third album, Currents. Now the whole song has emerged online,…
Chris DeVille | May 7, 2015 - 2:56 pm
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Preview Another New Tame Impala Song “Eventually”

UPDATE: The full version of "Eventually" is now online. Hear it here.
James Rettig | May 7, 2015 - 9:54 am
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Here’s Tame Impala’s Currents Tracklist & Release Date According To iTunes Japan

Some Tame Impala fans on Reddit seem to have discovered the tracklist and release date for Currents, the Aussie psych masters' much-anticipated third LP. A…
Chris DeVille | May 1, 2015 - 4:40 pm
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Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Thinks Music Should Be Free, Makes His Money From Commercials Anyway

To call Kevin Parker -- the man behind the curtain of Tame Impala's sweeping, psychedelic music -- "unconventional" is an understatement. Simply read excerpts from…
Caitlin White | April 30, 2015 - 10:44 am
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Tame Impala – “Disciples”

During a Reddit AMA session last night, a fan asked Tame Impala frontman Kevin Parker to share a new song, and he actually obliged! "Disciples"…
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2015 - 7:14 am
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Tame Impala Hope People Don’t Think “‘Cause I’m A Man” Is Sexist

In a very, very extensive interview with Under The Radar, Kevin Parker opened up about the impetus behind his two newly-released songs from Tame Impala'…
Caitlin White | April 17, 2015 - 11:07 am
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Watch Tame Impala Play The Epic “Let It Happen” On Conan

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker still seems to be getting used to the idea that he's the man behind one of the world's most exciting bands.
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2015 - 8:57 am
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Watch Tame Impala’s Full Coachella 2015 Set

In our Coachella recap, Tom called Tame Impala's second-from-headliner set "a study in head-nod immersion," and now you can see the whole thing for yourself…
James Rettig | April 11, 2015 - 5:46 pm
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The 10 Best Moments Of Coachella 2015 Friday

There’s every other festival in America, and then there’s Coachella. Every year, it feels like it matters just a bit more than the others. It’…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2015 - 1:04 pm
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Last week's 5 Best Songs split the difference between chill and fidgety. The week before that, we had golden pop mingling with blaring bombast. Thi…
Stereogum | April 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm
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Photos: Tame Impala @ Fox Theater, Pomona 4/8/15

Last night, Tame Impala performed at the Fox Theatre in Pomona, California. The Australian psychedelic band will release their highly anticipated third full-length, Currents, later…
Stereogum | April 9, 2015 - 1:04 pm
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Tame Impala – “‘Cause I’m A Man”

Tame Impala's third album will be called Currents and will be out later this year on Interscope. The Australian psych superstars shared the totally awesome…
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2015 - 9:23 am
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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Some notes on methodology: We compile this list at the end of the day Thursday, so the 5 Best Songs Of The Week recognizes "the…
Stereogum | March 13, 2015 - 3:58 pm
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Tame Impala – “Let It Happen”

Tame Impala's 2012 psych-meditation Lonerism cemented them as part of the upper echelon of indie rock, and rumors of their approaching third album have already…
Caitlin White | March 10, 2015 - 4:09 pm
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