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OPEN BXRx Wednesday: Senator Kevin Parker, MetroPlusHealth & more

OPEN Host Daren Jaime sits with New York State Senator of the 21st District, Kevin Parker, Chief Brand, and External Relations Officer at MetroPlusHealth, Lesleigh Irish-Underwood, Author, Marilisa Jiménez García, Deputy Chairperson of Education & Academic Literacy​ at Bronx Community College, ​Tonya Johnson, and Bronx Community College Alums, Propa Akter and Moet Bolden.
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Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker pens new ‘hype’ track for Fremantle Dockers

To celebrate his recent appointment as the club’s #1 ticket holder for the 2021 AFL season, Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker has written a new ‘hype’ anthem for the Fremantle Dockers. The song marks a noted departure from Parker’s usual production style, seeing him swap out his woozy synths and fuzzy...
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Candidate for Comptroller, City of New York (Pt. II of II) Senator Parker sits on the State Senate’s Telecommunications and Energy Committee for the past 18 years, with the last two, as chair. He’s served on the Committee longer than anyone else, and run it longer than anyone else. He authored and negotiated the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. Then, turned around and gave that Bill some protection with an environmental justice review panel which he wrote — to protect the Protection Act. No one has ever said Senator Parker is not strategic. A couple of weeks ago, OTP caught up with Sen. Parker to ask about his ongoing and new quests.

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker Honored For Streaming Milestone

Another week, another award for Tame Impala, whose 2015 classic "The Less I Know the Better" enters APRA AMCOS' The 1,000,000,000 List for accumulating more than one billion streams. Tame Impala leader Kevin Parker collected the honor at the PRO’s head office in Sydney last week. The Western Australian production...

Sen. Kevin Parker talks climate change bill

New York state Sen. Kevin Parker, of Brooklyn, calls his proposal the next step in reducing the state's carbon footprint. His proposal would place a tax on corporations that pollute and direct the revenue to low-income communities and communities of color that have been affected by pollution and climate change.
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Decision NYC: Kevin Parker Discusses His Run for Comptroller

As part of the "Decision NYC with Ben Max" series of candidate interviews from Manhattan Neighborhood Network and Gotham Gazette, Democratic candidates for New York City Comptroller talked about their campaigns ahead of the June primary. In this episode, Kevin Parker joined host Ben Max to explain his vision for the role. Watch:

Kevin Parker, Amy Shark Lead 2021 APRA Award Nominations

Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker will square off with Amy Shark, Guy Sebastian and others for the song of the year title at the 2021 APRA Awards, slated to take place April 28 in Sydney. The peer-voted song of the year category is considered one of the top honors an Australian...

Tame Impala baby: Kevin Parker and wife Sophie Lawrence welcome baby

Tame Impala multi-instrumentalist Kevin Parker shared a picture of his and wife Sophie Lawrence’s new baby yesterday via Instagram. Instagram went wild for baby Impala. Kevin Parker and wife Sophie Lawrence announce pregnancy. In November last year, Kevin Parker’s wife Sophie Lawrence posted a picture to Instagram in which her...
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Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker Confirms He’s Now A First-Time Dad With An Adorable Baby Photo

It’s on rare occasion that we get insight into Kevin Parker‘s personal life, but it’s usually good news when we do. The last we heard, Parker’s wife of two years, Sophie Lawrence, announced back in November that they were expecting their first child. Now, Parker has revealed that their baby has been born, meaning he’s officially a first-time father.

Meet the Comptroller Candidate: Kevin Parker, current State Senator

Get our insider newsletter delivered direct to you. State Sen. Kevin Parker (D-Brooklyn) is running to be our next NYC Comptroller, taking over for term-limited Scott Stringer, who is now running for Mayor. The Comptroller acts as the accountant of the entire city, as the chief fiscal and auditing officer. The comptroller is elected, citywide, to a four-year term and can hold office for two consecutive terms.

Tame Impala: Bio and Background Details About Kevin Parker's Band

Tame Impala remains a driving force in modern pop-rock music, and new fans are queuing them up every day. While many might have heard the band name over the years or even seen them perform on SNL in 2019, the origin story of the band is more elusive. Scroll down for an intro to Tame Impala and the musicians who make it up.