Today, Tame Impala (Kevin Parker) releases The Slow Rush B-Sides and Remixes featuring tracks from his ARIA Award winning and GRAMMY nominated 2020 album via Island Records Australia. The Slow Rush Deluxe Box Set, due for release on Friday 8 April will feature two transparent red LP’s and alternate artwork including a 40-page booklet and The Slow Rush 2050 calendar. The physical and digital versions will feature the pre-album single Patience (the original and remix), additional extended versions and remixes, as well as the new b-side,The Boat I Row,and previously released singles No Choice and Breathe Deeper (Lil Yachty Remix).
Listen to The Slow Rush B-Sides and Remixes here and pre-order The Slow Rush Deluxe Box Set here.
Tame Impala is back performing arenas, touring North America from February to May, alongside headline performances at Innings Festival, Buku Music and Art Project and Hangout Music Festival. They will then take their their epic live show to Europe and the UK to headline Primavera Sound, All Points East Festival, Rock En Seine, alongside shows in The Netherlands and Italy.
Tame Impala will hit Australian shores in Spring 2022, kicking off their rescheduled tour at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Tuesday 18 October. Tame Impala will be joined by rising stars Genesis Owusu and Sycco in Australia and Ladyhawke in New Zealand.
The Slow Rush, released in 2020, has amassed over 1.6 billion streams worldwide. The album landed at #1 album in multiple territories and was his highest charting album to date in both the US and UK with 14 top 10 chart positions around the world. The album serves as a deep reflection on the passage of time. “The Slow Rush is an extraordinarily detailed opus,” said Pitchfork. “I have to marvel that all this sound and history comes from Parker alone, picking every string and twisting every knob.”
In addition to its chart success, Parker won an ARIA Awards haul, taking home Album of the Year, Best Group, Best Rock Album, Engineer of the Year and Producer of the Year. Parker was nominated for two GRAMMY Awards in 2021 for Best Alternative Album and Best Rock Song for the single Lost In Yesterday. This marked his third nomination in the Alternative category, having previously been nominated for Currents and Lonerism. The Slow Rush was also nominated for two Billboard Music Awards and an American Music Award (AMA).
Parker has emerged as one of the most influential voices of the last decade. Renowned for their transcendent live performance, Tame Impala has headlined festivals and theatres around the world and released four full length albums – InnerSpeaker, Lonerism, Currents and The Slow Rush. As a writer and producer Parker has collaborated with The Weeknd, SZA, Lady Gaga, Mark Ronson, Kanye West, Kali Uchis, Theophilus London, Miguel, A$AP Rocky and more.
TAME IMPALA | 2022 TOUR DATES
NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES
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Sunday 27 February – Innings Festival, Tempe, AZ
Friday 4 March – Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival, Okeechobee, FL
Monday 7 March – Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Wednesday 9 March – Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, ON
Thursday 10 March – Place Bell, Montreal, QC
Saturday 12 March – Mohegan Sun Resort and Casino, Uncasville, CT
Monday 14 March – Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY
Tuesday 15 March – Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY
Wednesday 16 March – TD Garden, Boston, MA
Friday 18 March – Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA
Saturday 19 March – Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA
Monday 21 March – ExploreAsheville.com Arena, Asheville, NC
Tuesday 22 March – ExploreAsheville.com Arena, Asheville, NC
Wednesday 23 March – Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN
Friday 25 March – Buku Music + Art Project, New Orleans, LA
Sunday 22 May – Hangout Music Festival, Gulf Shores, AL
Wednesday 28 May – Forecast Festival, Louisville, KY
EUROPEAN TOUR DATES
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Thursday 2 June – Primavera Sound Festival, Barcelona SP
Thursday 9 June – Primavera Sound Festival, Porto SP
Saturday 11 June – Primavera Sound Festival, Barcelona SP
Thursday 25 August – All Points East Festival, London UK
Saturday 27 August – Rock En Seine, Paris FR
Monday 29 August – AFAS Live, Amsterdam NL
Tuesday 30 August – AFAS Live, Amsterdam NL
Wednesday 31 August – AFAS Live, Amsterdam NL
Wednesday 7 September – Ippodromo Snai San Siro, Milan IT
AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND TOUR (ALL AGES)
w/ special guests Genesis Owusu + Sycco (AU only) and Ladyhawke (NZ)
Presented by Chugg Entertainment, Frontier Touring, Laneway Presents & triple j
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Saturday 15 October – Spark Arena, Auckland, NZ
Tuesday 18 October – Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, QLD
Thursday 20 October – Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney, NSW
Saturday 22 October – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, VIC
Sunday 23 October – Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, VIC
Wednesday 26 October – Adelaide Entertainment Centre Aren, Adelaide, SASaturday 29 October – RAC Arena, Perth, WA