Music Review: Currents

CurrentsArtist: Tame Impala
Album: Currents
Released: July 17, 2015
Genre: Psychedelic rock
Rating: 5/5
Favorite Song: Eventually

Tame Impala’s new album Currents was one of my personal Most Anticipated Albums of the Year. I wasn’t expecting to be blown away – I’m a fan of Tame Impala, and I’m familiar with their signature sound. However, as the album took my hand and led me away, I fell deeper and deeper into that type of coma only induced by rock-your-socks-off music. Currents is the musical equivalent of that film which succeeds at the indie film festivals and then blows up later when the rest of the general public catches on. It is textbook hipster, but in the best possible way. Read More