Australian psychedelic overlords Tame Impala are back with their first new music since 2015’s Currents.

Now, they’re back with an understated slice of retro-pop heaven. The track is as sultry and cool as the natural golden highlights on Kevin Parker’s luscious mop. It harkens back to the sound of Currents whilst teasing elements of the bands’ new direction. Listen to the track below.

Listen: Tame Impala – Patience

Since the release of Currents, Kevin Parker has spent his days writing with Mark Ronson, Lady Gaga, Travis Scott, Theophilus London and more. Tame Impala are currently gearing up for their monumental headliner slot at Coachella. They’re also about to embark on a massive European tour. Check out the tour dates below.

Also, Australian fans, take notice that there’s a very big Splendour In The Grass shaped gap in the dates. Are you thinking what I’m thinking B1?

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

On March 30th, Tame Impala will appear as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live, arguably their biggest TV appearance to date. The episode will be hosted by Sandra Oh. Read more about it now.