Tame Impala (Kevin Parker) drops his fourth studio album, The Slow Rush out February 14th on Fiction Records, highly regarded and even more highly anticipated Tame Impala now carries the weight of expectation even more so with their latest venture. The Slow Rush was recorded between Los Angeles and Parker’s studio in his hometown of Fremantle, Australia. The twelve tracks were recorded, produced and mixed by Parker.
Forever gaining momentum Tame Impala is riding the crest of a wave right now and this highly anticipated release will furthermore fan the flames and propel a certain Kevin Parker further into the stratosphere. Beautifully produced, whimsical in style, there is an ethereal and organic feel to The Slow Rush that immediately captures the imagination. Parkers’ vocals are hypnotizing from track to track and the cinematic quality of the songwriting just pulls you in with each and every song. A unique and individual style encompasses the recording and you are transported into the mind of a perfectionist as he translates his heart and mind into audible storytelling, each recording provides a fully immersive experience in which to lose yourself within The Slow Rush.
In the last six months, Tame Impala has headlined multiple major festivals including Glastonbury, Coachella, Primavera, Lollapalooza, ACL and more. He debuted the track “Borderline” from The Slow Rush on Saturday Night Live and sold out arenas around the world including The O2 in London and two nights at New York City’s Madison Square Garden, such a wave of palpable electricity around a certain artist is rare these days as the industry gobbles them up one by one, chewing and spitting them out as they fail to meet expectation. Not here, Tame Impala aka Kevin Parker continues to shine where others fade and The Slow Rush is a testament to that.
A stunning follow up to 2015’s Currents he has gone from strength to strength and delivered once again. The Slow Rush out February 14th on Fiction Records.
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