The new band has one of the longest names in history - see the full name of their fundraising off-shoot here.
Posted on Jul 23, 2013 09:22 am
Tame Impala formed a brand new band for a one-off show last night to raise money for a friend who had their car stolen.The name of this new band? Cam, Cam and Kevin's Groovy Groovy Funtime Disco Funk Elevator Explosion - and that's the short version, according to a Facebook post by the new band."Hey perthian fiends [sic]" they wrote on the Tame Impala Facebook page. "Our good friend the lovely and evidently pregnant felicity groom had her car stolen on saturday morning, so we're all going to THE BIRD tonight to raise money for a new one! playing is Maurice Flavel, Electric Toad and our new band we made at about 4 o'clock this afternoon cam, cam and kevin's groovy groovy funtime disco funk elevator explosion, aka kevin spacey, in an elevator. that's the band name, all of that. in fact this whole post is the band name. including this. oh yeah and we didn't have time to find a vocalist so it's instrumental, the best kind of ental. get down there yo's!"Meanwhile, Kings of Leon drummer Nathan Followill has declared Tame Impala as his favorite band of the moment in a Twitter Q&A.