- Tame Impala is an Australian psychedelic rock band created by Kevin Parker in 2007
Tame Impala facts
- 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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