Tag: Impala

NME Festival blog: Tame Impala wig-out in the darkest corner of the club on twisted new material

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker is watching his life slip-away before his eyes and seems pretty much fine about it For the last few summers, Kevin Parker has been making people dance. After the release of third album ‘Currents’ in 2015, Tame Impala became a festival headliner, in-part, because it sounded like they wanted to be […]

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NME Festival blog: Is a new Tame Impala song coming tonight?

Details on the new record remain scarce, and it’s unclear if the songs Tame Impala released earlier this year, ‘Borderline’ and ‘Patience’, will appear on the tracklist. Check out the trailer for the album below. ‘The Slow Rush’ will be the follow-up to Tame Impala’s 2015 album ‘Currents’. Earlier this year, Parker explained that he can’t […]

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NME Festival blog: Tame Impala confirm title of new album out in 2020

Watch the teaser video now Tame Impala have confirmed the title of their next album, which is due out in 2020: ‘The Slow Rush’. They have also shared the album’s new artwork which you can see below. Earlier this week, the Australian band posted a mysterious video on their website that appeared to hint at […]

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The Guardian festival blog: Splendour in the Grass 2019: Tame Impala is transcendent while Chance the Rapper bails | Music

Byron Bay treated Splendour in the Grass punters to three days of immaculate sunshine, but the storms came nevertheless. Wolfmother performed an early afternoon amphitheatre set with a comfortable energy that suggested they simply left their amps on stage in 2008 and just plugged right back in, saying, “Yup, this is us.” They knew what […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch A$AP Rocky join Tame Impala at Coachella 2019

The Aussie band had a special guest for their headline set at weekend two Tame Impala were joined by A$AP Rocky as they headlined the second weekend of Coachella 2019. The Australian band topped the bill at the Californian festival on day two of the second edition of the year, following performances from the likes […]

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NME Festival blog: Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe and Lil Wayne lead first names for Lollapalooza 2019

The Chicago festival will return to Grant Park in August The first names for Lollapalooza 2019 have been announced, led by Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe, and Lil Wayne. The Chicago festival will take place in the city’s Grant Park between August 1-4. Tickets are on sale now. The line-up announcement was made today (March 19) […]

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NME Festival blog: Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala lead Coachella 2019 line-up

It’s here… The Coachella line-up for 2019 has arrived – and it’s led by the likes of Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino and Tame Impala. All three acts will take top billing at the iconic California festival, which over the weekends of April 12-14 and 19-21. Gambino, the alter-ego of Donald Glover, will take top billing […]

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NME Festival blog: Fans slam Desert Daze festival after Tame Impala rained offstage

The band say they’re ‘devastated’ Tame Impala‘s set at California’s Desert Daze festival was cut short after just three songs due to adverse weather conditions last night (October 12), leading fans to voice their fury on social media. As Stereogum reports, the band were just three songs into their set when a staff member came […]

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NME Festival blog: Tame Impala to release new music with Theophilius London

They’re playing live as Theo Impala next week Tame Impala‘s main member Kevin Parker has recorded new material with rapper and singer Theophilius London, which will appear on London’s forthcoming album ‘BeBey’. Parker previously produced London’s 2016 song ‘Whiplash’, and now the two have recorded new music together that receives its live premiere next week. […]

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NME Festival blog: Tame Impala on the chances of headlining Glastonbury and collaborating with Arctic Monkeys

Let it happen. Tame Impala‘s Kevin Parker has spoken out on the chances of the band returning to Glastonbury to headline – and if they’d ever collaborate with Arctic Monkeys. The frontman was speaking to Matt Wilkinson for Beats 1, when he discussed the opportunities of returning to the Pilton Festival to top the bill […]

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