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Stream Tame Impala Currents

Since we first heard about Currents, Kevin Parker and co. have made no bones about the fact that it would be something different. As promised, the album nudges the blown-out technicolor psych-rock of Innerspeaker and Lonerism into the direction of populist electronic pop, lite-funk, and R&B, but it’s still an album of blooming, soaring soundscapes […]

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Tame Impala – “Nangs”

Yesterday we shared our Tame Impala cover story, in which Kevin Parker discusses the transformations afoot on the band’s new album Currents. Today, the band has offered up a behind-the-scenes recording video accompanied by a previously unheard track from the album. “Nangs” is a short, interlude-like composition that appears near the beginning of the album, […]


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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, and it continues the new songs’ trend of sounding like an ideal soundtrack for the billion-dollar easy-listening planetarium of our dreams. Press play.

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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” follows “Let It Happen” and “‘Cause I’m A Man” as the third song we’ve heard from Tame Impala’s forthcoming third album Currents. Compared to those other two tracks, it’s a […]

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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 cover art last night via Facebook, and they followed this morning with new single “Cause I’m A Man.” It’s the album’s first official single — “Let It Happen” didn’t count, […]