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Tame Impala Headlined Panorama With Hits And Rarities

It's been just over two years since Tame Impala released Currents. And in that time, the man behind it all, Kevin Parker, has seemed fairly…
Ryan Leas | July 30, 2017 - 3:16 pm

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Bebe Rexha Is One More Hit Away From Becoming A Household Name

Do you recognize the name Elwood Edwards? What about Jessica Gomes? Jesse Frederick? If you're an American pop culture consumer, you are probably intimately familiar…
Chris DeVille | February 16, 2017 - 3:47 pm

2016 In Review

The Year The Mainstream Discovered Tame Impala

Last year, Kevin Parker released Currents, his third album under the Tame Impala moniker. It was the moment where he moved beyond the dense psych-rock…
Ryan Leas | December 29, 2016 - 3:49 pm

More Tame Impala stories

Watch Tame Impala Play “Love/Paranoia” On The Tonight Show

It's been more than two years now since Tame Impala released the synthy, expansive Currents, their last album. But that album has legs, and there's…
Tom Breihan | August 1, 2017 - 8:17 am

Watch Mark Ronson & Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Debut Their SZA Collab At Governors Ball

One of the highlights of this past weekend's Governors Ball was Mark Ronson vs. Kevin Parker, a twilight DJ battle of sorts between the superstar…
Scott Lapatine | June 5, 2017 - 2:33 pm

Tame Impala Threaten Lawsuit Over Chinese Blueberry Milk

Ad agencies have a long and storied history of ripping off bands by commissioning cheap soundalike versions of songs to use in commercials. And Tame…
Peter Helman | April 27, 2017 - 11:39 pm

D.R.A.M. Hits The Studio With Mark Ronson & Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker

The irrepressible Virginia sing-rapper D.R.A.M. has recently put in work in the studio with Gorillaz and -- more mysteriously -- with Neil Young and Rick
Tom Breihan | April 5, 2017 - 9:38 am

2016 In Review

The Year The Mainstream Discovered Tame Impala

Last year, Kevin Parker released Currents, his third album under the Tame Impala moniker. It was the moment where he moved beyond the dense psych-rock…
Ryan Leas | December 29, 2016 - 3:49 pm

POND – “30000 MEGATONS”

Tame Impala's Jay Watson keeps busy between his POND and GUM projects, and the former one has a new album coming out early next year,…
James Rettig | November 10, 2016 - 3:54 pm

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Talks Working With Lady Gaga, Teases More Big Name Collabs

In case you haven't heard by now, Tame Impala's Kevin Parker helped write Lady Gaga's lead Joanne single "Perfect Illusion." As Mark Ronson said in…
James Rettig | October 31, 2016 - 12:44 pm

Hear Wayne Coyne Mash Up Tame Impala And A$AP Rocky

The Flaming Lips will celebrate Halloween in Oklahoma City on 10/29 by hosting a party called the "Monster Mash Bash." As Pitchfork points out, Wayne…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 27, 2016 - 5:46 pm

Watch Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Reunite With His Old Band Mink Mussel Creek

Before he led Tame Impala, Kevin Parker played drums in the Australian psych-rock band Mink Mussel Creek, which also featured POND's Nicholas Allbrook and Shiny…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2016 - 11:17 am

POND – “Sweep Me Off My Feet” (Prod. Kevin Parker)

POND leader Nick Allbrook used to play bass in Tame Impala, and he's enlisted Tame Impala mastermind Kevin Parker to produce his band's new single.
Peter Helman | October 6, 2016 - 11:13 pm

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Reunites With Old Band Mink Mussel Creek

Before leading Tame Impala, Kevin Parker played in the Australian psych-rock band Mink Mussel Creek. The group also featured former Tame Impala bassist and current…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2016 - 11:06 am

Watch Tame Impala Bring “The Less I Know The Better” To Kimmel

Tame Impala performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live! a few nights ago, but footage of their performance has just made its way online. They actually did…
James Rettig | September 15, 2016 - 4:37 pm

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Discusses “Career Move” Of Collaborating With Lady Gaga

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker had a hand in Lady Gaga's new single "Perfect Illusion," and he spoke about the collaboration in a new interview with…
James Rettig | September 14, 2016 - 1:34 pm
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