Tame Impala Shares New Song “Patience”

Mar 22, 2019
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Tame Impala (aka Kevin Parker) has finally released a new song, "Patience." It's been four years since his last album, his excellent third album, Currents (which was #2 on Under the Radar's Top 100 Albums of 2015 list). But our patience has been rewarded with this new track, which certainly sounds like Tame Impala (Parker hasn't gone off in any new weird direction, at least not yet). It's got a bit of a piano-fueled disco beat to it and Parker's signature smooth vocals. The single is out now via Interscope, but there's no definitive word yet on a new album. Listen to it below, followed by Tame Impala's upcoming tour dates.

A press release describes "Patience" like so: "The track is a lyrical meditation on life's cycles and phases that ascends to an overwhelmingly blissed out zenith, as our protagonist makes peace with the transience of time. Its a potent hint at the infinite possibilities for future Tame Impala." 

Tame Impala will be performing on Saturday Night Live on March 30, with Sandra Oh hosting, and will also be playing Coachella and various other festivals this year.

Read our 2015 cover story article on Tame Impala's Currents and our bonus digital interview with Parker.

Tame Impala Tour Dates:

April 13 - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival - Indio, CA
April 20 - Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival - Indio,CA
May 02 - Ascend Amphitheatre - Nashville, TN
May 03 - ExploreAsheville.com Arena - Asheville, NC
May 05 - Shaky Knees Music Festival - Atlanta, GA
May 06 - St. Augustine Amphitheater - St. Augustine, FL
May 07 - Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater - Miami Beach FL
May 11 - Corona Capital Festival - Guadalajara, MEXICO
May 25 - Boston Calling Festival - Boston, MA
May 31 - Primavera Festival - Barcelona, SPAIN
June 01 - We Love Green - Paris, FRANCE
June 05 - Garden - Gotenberg, SWEDEN
June 06 - NorthSide - Aarhus, DENMARK
June 21 - Hurricane Festival - Sheebel, GERMANY
June 22 - Southside Festival - Neuhausen ob eck, GERMANY
June 26 - Glasonbury - Pilton, ENGLAND
August 01-04 - Lollapalooza - Chicago, IL
August 09 - Flow Festival - Helsinki, FINLAND
August 14 - Pukkelpop - Hasselt, BELGIUM
August 15 - La Route Du Rock - Rennes, FRANCE
August 16 - Lowlands Festival - Walibi Holland, NETHERLANDS

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Relax
March 31st 2019
6:41am

I’m waiting for this song

BeeTV
March 31st 2019
6:43am

I think I listen once from itune