Parker'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 music is intended for moving one's body to, and it's intended for keeping still and observing other forms of movement. It’s kind of funny, because when I … After two Tame Impala albums that centered on Kevin Parker's withdrawal from society, he has entered the stream of life on Currents. Featured peformers: Kevin Parker (vocals, all instruments, writer, producer, recording engineer, mixing engineer, design), Rob Grant (recording engineer, mixing … Beyond its surprise release, one of the biggest shocks in relation to Rihanna‘s eighth LP Anti is her cover of Tame Impala‘s Currents closer … Now that the new Tycho album — Epoch — is out I wanted to write a little about the meaning and origin of the artwork. Tame Impala's third album, Currents, was released in July 2015, and like its predecessor, it won ARIA Awards for Best Rock Album and Album of the Year. But with Currents, designer Robert … And apparently, when that album first came out, if you Shazam’d her [cover before she starts singing], Tame Impala came up. 4730676; CD). Genres: Psychedelic Pop, Synthpop, Neo-Psychedelia. So i remember reading in the Kevin Parker interview from an issue of under the radar where he spoke about the theme of the album Currents. Currents is a record knowledgeable music fans are supposed to be excited for, paying attention to and ready to consider the best of the year. Aptly titled, Tame Impala’s third studio record Currents is a warm sonic wave straight from Australian waters, combining neo-psychedelia and alternative dance. Most Tame Impala fans have branded Currents to their psyche. Rated #42 in the best albums of 2015, and #6667 of all-time album.. The Australian psych outfit are no stranger to great art - 2012's Lonerism sported a similarly self-describing title, on the outside of an iron gate looking in at happy people inside. If Tame Impala's music reminds you of what you'd want … It's bombastic but it's swirling, think of the shoulder bones of a giant striding feline creature through some kind of tunnel. I worked as a graphic designer for 14 years until I decided to pursue music full time so the visual element of Tycho has always been at the core of the project for me. I have a theory on the meaning of the artwork for the album so far. Tame Impala is a psychedelic hypno-groove melodic rock band from Perth, Australia. Released 17 July 2015 on Modular (catalog no. With the exception of maybe Kendrick Lamar's epic To Pimp A Butterfly cover, Tame Impala's Currents should win the award for 2015's best artwork. … Currents, an Album by Tame Impala.