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Tame Impala is an Australian psychedelic band created by Kevin Parker in 2007. The group began as a home recording project for Parker, who writes, records, performs, and produces the music. As a touring act, the project consists of Parker , Jay Watson , Dominic Simper , Cam Avery , and Julien Barbagallo . Previously signed to Modular Recordings, Tame Impala is signed to Interscope Records in the US, and Fiction Records in the UK.

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Tame Impala performing in 2014
Background information
Origin Perth, Western Australia
Genres
Years active 2007–present
Labels
Associated acts
  • Pond
  • Gum
  • The Growl
  • Melody's Echo Chamber
  • Mink Mussel Creek
  • The Dee Dee Dums
  • Space Lime Peacock
  • Allbrook/Avery
  • Relation Longue Distance
  • Felicity Groom
  • Barbagallo
  • MGMT
  • Koi Child
Website www.tameimpala.com
Members
Past members

Tame Impala ( /tm ɪmˈpɑːlə/) is an Australian psychedelic band created by Kevin Parker in 2007. The group began as a home recording project for Parker, who writes, records, performs, and produces the music. As a touring act, the project consists of Parker (guitar, vocals), Jay Watson (synthesiser, vocals, guitar), Dominic Simper (guitar, synthesiser), Cam Avery (bass guitar, vocals), and Julien Barbagallo (drums, vocals). Previously signed to Modular Recordings, Tame Impala is signed to Interscope Records in the US, and Fiction Records in the UK.

After a series of singles and EPs, in 2010, Tame Impala released their debut studio album, Innerspeaker, which was certified gold in Australia and well received by critics. The group's 2012 follow-up, Lonerism, was also acclaimed, reaching platinum status in Australia and receiving a Grammy Award nomination for Best Alternative Music Album. The band's third album, Currents, was released on 17 July 2015. Parker won the APRA Award for Song of the Year 2016 for the album's first track "Let It Happen".

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Tame Impala - The Less I Know The Better (Official Video)

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Tame Impala - Borderline (Audio)

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The Less I Know The Better - Tame Impala Lyrics

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Tame Impala - Mind Mischief

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Tame Impala - Let It Happen (Official Video)

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