Flaming Lips Tap Miley Cyrus, Moby, Maynard James Keenan, and More for ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Tribute
Instagram photo confirms team-ups with My Morning Jacket, Tegan and Sara, and Dr. Dog
The Flaming Lips’ acid-fueled friendship with Miley Cyrus has been simmering for some time, but the Bangerz star isn’t the only ally the Lips have picked up for their upcoming Beatles tribute album. Frontman Wayne Coyne confirmed the details of the Oklahoma band’s impending Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band remake by sharing a hand-written version of the track list on Instagram.The homage, titled With A Little Help From My Fwends, features a wealth of collaborators: Moby, My Morning Jacket, Tegan and Sara, J Mascis, Foxygen, Phantogram, Julianna Barwick, Dr. Dog, Grace Potter, MGMT’s Andrew VanWyngarden, the Cool Kids’ Chuck Inglish, Lightning Bolt offshoot Black Pus, Wilco offshoot Autumn Defense, and Tool’s Maynard James Keenan.
And in case you missed it, watch the “Blonde SuperFreak Steals the Magic Brain” video teasing the album, which finds Miley Cyrus and Moby fighting over possession of JFK’s brains. Find Coyne’s Instagram note below, and scroll further down for a legible version of the track list, thanks to Stereogum.
With A Little Help From My Fwends track list:
1. “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” – My Morning Jacket, Fever The Ghost, J Mascis
2. “With A Little Help From My Friends” – The Flaming Lips, Black Pus, The Autumn Defense
3. “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds” – Miley Cyrus, Moby, The Flaming Lips
4. “Getting Better” – Dr. Dog and Chuck Inglish
5. “Fixing A Hole” – Electric Würms
6. “She’s Leaving Home” – Phantogram, Juliana Barwick
7. “Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite!” – The Flaming Lips, Maynard James Keenan, Sunbears
8. “Within You Without You” – Birdflower, Morgan Delt
9. “When I’m Sixty-Four” – The Flaming Lips, ?
10. “Lovely Rita” – Tegan And Sara, Stardeath And White Dwarves
11. “Good Morning Good Morning” – Zorch, Grace Potter, Treasure MammaL
12. “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)” – Foxygen, MGMT
13. “A Day In The Life” – The Flaming Lips, Miley Cyrus