After teasing some kind of announcement earlier in the week with a grainy, mysterious video, Tame Impala have today announced the title for their heavily anticipated fourth record, The Slow Rush.
Obviously, details on this one are scarce, but if you watch the video linked here, you'll hear a sunny, acoustic-driven snippet of what seems to be new material. It's notably laced pounding bongos reminiscent of 'Patience', but ends up in arpeggiated synth territory backed with a gritty guitar that sounds like it's been plucked straight from Lonerism. Perfect - or Perth-ect? Needless to say, we're hyped.
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