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Tame Impala

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Tame Impala
Tame Impala in 2019
Tame Impala in 2019
Background information
OriginPerth, Western Australia, Australia
Years active2007–present

Tame Impala is an Australian psychedelic music group made by Kevin Parker. Parker makes and produces all of the group's music. At concerts, the group's members are Parker, Dominic Simper, Jay Watson, Cam Avery, Rafael Lazzaro-Colon, and Julien Barbagallo.

Parker made Tame Impala in 2007.[6] He made extended plays and singles. In 2010, Tame Impala released Innerspeaker. This is their first album. Music critics liked it. It got a gold certification in Australia. Later, Tame Impala released Lonerism (2012). This album was nominated for a Grammy Award.[7] As of 2023, the group has made two other albums: Currents (2015) and The Slow Rush (2020).

Tame Impala has won many ARIA Music Awards for their music.[8][9][10] The group has made many popular singles, such as "Let It Happen" and "The Less I Know the Better".

References[change | change source]

  1. Gregory Heaney (8 October 2012). "Lonerism – Tame Impala | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 23 June 2014. Retrieved 3 July 2014.
  2. "Tame Impala". The Guardian. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 3 July 2014.
  3. Hyden, Steven (7 March 2019). "Will This Be The Year That Tame Impala Becomes One Of The World's Biggest Bands?". Uproxx. Retrieved 30 December 2021.
  4. Breihan, Tom (23 September 2020). "Watch Tame Impala Go Full Synthpop, Playing 'Borderline' on Fallon". Stereogum. Retrieved 23 September 2020.
  5. Andrew Hatt (18 December 2018). "A New Trip for a New Era: The Neo-Psychedelia Explosion of the 2010s". Backyard Collusions. Retrieved 17 June 2019.
  6. Cashmere, Paul (7 July 2008). "Tame Impala Sign With Modular". Undercover.com.au. Archived from the original on 21 July 2008. Retrieved 19 February 2009.
  7. Peter Vincent (7 December 2013). "Lorde now Australian say Grammys; Tame Impala and Keith Urban nominated". The Sydney Morning Herald. Archived from the original on 10 December 2013. Retrieved 17 December 2013.
  8. [1] Archived 2 October 2010 at the Wayback Machine
  9. "And the 2020 ARIA Awards Go To…". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Retrieved 26 November 2020.
  10. [2] Archived 2 October 2010 at the Wayback Machine