How do you make music when the world really is ending?

Mother Jones | Feb 15, 2020 at 12:16 AM
  • The cover of The Slow Rush—the latest album from Tame Impala, Kevin Parker’s one-man-band from Perth, Australia—looks like the old red moon desert Windows desktop wallpaper invading an uninhabited house.
  • As the album progresses, Parker insists that the cyclicality must end—and that climate change will end it.
  • Tame Impala, no longer the upbeat, Beatles-esque radio fodder of yesterday, has changed with the times.