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MusicFestNW’s Project Pabst 2016 Lineup: Tame Impala, Duran Duran, Ice Cube, Ween, and More

MusicFestNW has revealed the lineup for its 2016 Project Pabst event festival, and Duran Duran, Ice Cube, Tame Impala, and Ween are headlining the event's…
James Grebey / April 4, 2016

FYF Fest 2016 Lineup: Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, Grace Jones, and More

Correction: An earlier version of this post said it was Say Anything when, in fact, it is Saves the Day playing Stay What You Are.
James Grebey / March 29, 2016

Koi Child Share Their Long-Awaited, Free-Jazzy Debut LP

For a group with no official releases, Koi Child has been thriving for the past two years. After garnering the attention of Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker,…
Natalie Caamano / March 14, 2016

Hear RAC’s and Tame Impala’s Remixes of Miguel’s ‘waves’

Update: There's now a video for Tame Impala's spacey remix of "waves" It features Miguel and Kevin Parker at the beach in front of some waves.
Anna Gaca / February 25, 2016

BRIT Awards 2016 Winners List: Adele, James Bay, Tame Impala, Coldplay, and More

Following Adele's stirring acceptance speech of support for Kesha and spellbinding performances by the Weeknd, Lorde, and Rihanna and Drake, the 2016 BRIT Awards have…
Harley Brown / February 24, 2016

Miguel Records ‘waves’ Remixes With Kacey Musgraves, Tame Impala, Travis Scott, and RAC

Update 2: Check out the first of the four remixes, featuring Travis Scott, below. The two performed the song live on Ellen.  Update: They did record…
James Grebey / February 22, 2016

Grammys 2016: Who Should Win, Who Will Win, and Who Was Snubbed?

With the 2016 Grammys coming up this Monday, the SPIN staff takes a look at ten of the biggest categories to determine who should will, who…
SPIN Staff / February 12, 2016

Watch Tame Impala Perform Three Songs on French TV

Tame Impala took their psychedelic road show to France last night to perform a trio of songs on the TV show Le Grand Journal. The Currents group (and…
James Grebey / February 2, 2016

Big ‘Hoops’: Behind the Rubens’ Conquering of Australia’s Triple J Hottest 100

With four of the top five songs down, there weren't a lot of surprises to be had this past Monday, when Australian radio station Triple…
Andrew Unterberger / January 29, 2016

New Songs, Same Old Tracks: A Brief History of Rihanna Doing Underground Karaoke

As stunning as the "Rihanna covers Tame Impala" headlines were from the leak release of last night's ANTI, what was really jaw-dropping was actually listening…
Andrew Unterberger / January 28, 2016

One of the Tracks on Rihanna’s ‘ANTI’ Is a Cover of Tame Impala’s ‘New Person, Same Old Mistakes’

The rollout for Rihanna's ANTI continues to be an amazing comedy of errors: After the album briefly leaked on TIDAL earlier tonight, some quick fans were able…
James Grebey / January 27, 2016

Kyle McGovern’s 25 Best Albums of 2015

To finish out the year, we’re offering the top 25 albums from various SPIN staffers. Here we have Senior Editor Kyle McGovern. When I…
Kyle McGovern / December 24, 2015

The 25 Best Music Videos of 2015

Whether you were Asleep in the Deep or busy practicing your Dope Walk, we're betting that you carved out time this year to watch some…
SPIN Staff / December 10, 2015

Grammy Nominations 2016: Taylor Swift, the Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, and More

The Grammy Award nominations for 2016 have just been announced, and predictably, Taylor Swift's 1989 and Kendrick Lamar's To Pimp A Butterfly have racked up many of the proceedings'
Brennan Carley / December 7, 2015

The 50 Best Albums of 2015

If you're reading this, it's late 2015. To complement our list of the year's 101 Best Songs, we've collected the 50 Best Albums from the…
SPIN Staff / December 1, 2015

Stream Our Playlist of the 101 Best Songs of 2015

After you've read our list of the 101 Greatest Songs of 2015 — listen to our accompanying Spotify playlist, rewinding our way through the best…
Andrew Unterberger / November 30, 2015

The 101 Best Songs of 2015

The Hills were alive with the sound of music in 2015, a period dominated by pop monoliths — the year started with Mark Ronson and…
SPIN Staff / November 30, 2015

A Cheerleader and Basketball-Playing Gorilla Hook Up in Tame Impala’s ‘The Less I Know The Better’ Video

Tame Impala's music video for "The Less I Know The Better" is bananas. The surreal, possibly NSFW (depending on what your boss' tolerance for PG-15…
James Grebey / November 27, 2015

Hear Tame Impala’s Eerie Cover of Kylie Minogue’s ‘Confide in Me’

For Tame Impala's latest contribution to Australian radio station Triple J's "Like a Version" cover series — which previously saw the band take on OutKast's…
Andrew Unterberger / November 13, 2015

Tame Impala Bring a Colorful ‘The Less I Know the Better’ to ‘Colbert’

Tame Impala continue their well-earned victory lap following the near-perfect SPIN Album of the Week, Currents, with headlining dates at New York's Radio City Music Hall and…
Harley Brown / October 8, 2015
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