Changing Sounds and Electric Sunsets: A Review of Tame Impala’s Currents

Change is in the name for Tame Impala’s new Currents, crafting an album that, in 2015, somehow manages to sound like nothing else out there. That certainly wasn’t the case for Kevin Parker’s musical project when he first started out, with 2010’s Innerspeaker sounded like an acid relapse from the late sixties, a Cream album … More Changing Sounds and Electric Sunsets: A Review of Tame Impala’s Currents

Saying Goodbye: Understanding how to Leave Home (when it’s not really home anymore)

It was a tremendous day for a lift-off. Against that endless blue the Prairies are famous for, the plane reached into the sky as Winnipeg shrunk into itself, slowly enough to show me my old school, the long stretch of roadway strung up with fast food outlets and rodeo bars that I’d take every morning … More Saying Goodbye: Understanding how to Leave Home (when it’s not really home anymore)