Posts tagged "flaming lips"

Flaming Lips Fwends Space Out on Beatles ‘Fixing a Hole’ Cover

Steven Drozd and Wayne Coyne's blunted jam band Electric Würms release their debut EP Musik, die Schwer zu Twerk today, but they're also…
By: Colin Joyce / August 19, 2014

Hear Zorch Cover ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ for Flaming Lips’ Tribute Project

So far, the details about the Flaming Lips' forthcoming tribute album to the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band are about as ambiguous a…
By: Elissa Stolman / August 14, 2014

Q&A: Wayne Coyne Talks Miley, Ke$ha, and Flaming Lips’ ‘Sgt. Peppers’ Tribute Album

Over the course of their serpentine, three-decade career, proud Oklahomans the Flaming Lips have been an upstart punk rock act, one-hit-wonders (with their…
By: Garrett Kamps / August 11, 2014

Hear Stardeath and White Dwarfs’ Beautiful and Freaky ‘Luminous Veil’

"Luminous Veil" opens with an apology, but really it's Stardeath and White Dwarfs who deserve the mea culpa. The Norman, Oklahoma psych quartet…
By: Chris Martins / July 18, 2014

Q&A: Moby on Miley Cyrus, Flaming Lips, and Getting Weird Before You Die

A week ago, we were treated to a very unexpected gift: a highly psychedelic, kinda terrifying, weirdly star-studded experimental short film dubbed "Blonde SuperFreak Steal…
By: Chris Martins / July 15, 2014

Miley Cyrus, Moby Star in Terrifyingly Trippy, NSFW Flaming Lips Short Film

Over the last couple of months, we've been able to watch Miley Cyrus' friendship with Wayne Coyne and the rest of the Flaming Lips (…
By: Colin Joyce / July 7, 2014

Bonnaroo 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

SPIN ventured down to Manchester, Tennessee this past weekend to camp out at this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. We caught performances by…
By: SPIN Staff / June 17, 2014

Watch the Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus ‘Fuck Up’ the Beatles’ ‘Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds’

Back in March, the Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus got together in the studio for a weed-fueled session that produced a cover of the…
By: Dan Reilly / May 15, 2014

Wayne Coyne Slams Ex-Flaming Lips Drummer as ‘Pathological Liar’

Wayne Coyne is dismissive. He's also contrite. The Flaming Lips frontman has rejected comments from former drummer Kliph Scurlock that generated a media firestorm…
By: Marc Hogan / May 9, 2014

Wayne Coyne Will Pick Two Unknown Bands to Play Bonnaroo (And Get Paid)

Not only will Wayne Coyne perform at Bonnaroo this year, the Flaming Lips frontman will help pick two unknown artists to play at…
By: Dan Reilly / April 4, 2014

10 Albums to Stream: EMA, Todd Terje, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, OFF!, Protomartyr, More

It's that time of the week: Hotly anticipated albums are streaming online right now, and we've collected the best of the bunch. Scroll down to…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 3, 2014

Flaming Lips’ ‘Dark Side’ Album Was Just an April Fools’ Joke

Never trust anything the Flaming Lips do, especially around April Fool's Day. After unveiling a "companion album" to Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moo…
By: Dan Reilly / April 1, 2014

Hear Flaming Lips’ Answer Album to Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’

Five years after unveiling their cover of Pink Floyd's entire Dark Side of the Moon, the Flaming Lips are revisiting that classic album…
By: Dan Reilly / March 31, 2014

Miley Cyrus and Flaming Lips Prolong Their Lovefest With Beatles Cover

Last month, the Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd joined Miley Cyrus onstage to perform "Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots Pt. 1,"…
By: Dan Reilly / March 17, 2014

The 40 Best Albums of 2002

The 40 best albums of 2002, as ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2003 issue of SPIN.]…
By: SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

The 20 Best Albums of 1999

The 20 best albums of 1999, ranked by the SPIN editors. [This list was originally published in the January 2000 issue of SPIN.]…
By: SPIN Staff / February 27, 2014

Flaming Lips Bring 24-Hour Song to Record Store Day 2014

Back in 2011 the Flaming Lips did something crazy. (Hard to imagine, we know.) The Oklahoma psych-rock kingpins dropped a 24-hour song called…
By: Chris Martins / February 26, 2014

Watch Bonnaroo’s Performance-Packed 2014 Lineup Video

It's time once again for the Bonnaroo Line-Up Announcement Megathon, a.k.a. B.L.A.M. The annual broadcast has begun on the Tennessee festival's homepage (watch…
By: Chris Martins / February 20, 2014

Watch the Flaming Lips and Sean Lennon’s Freaky ‘Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds’

Beatlemania continued to dominate the Late Show With David Letterman last night, as the Flaming Lips beamed into the iconic Ed Sullivan Theater to perform…
By: Kyle McGovern / February 7, 2014

Stream the Flaming Lips’ Slimy ‘2nd Cassette Demo’ From 1983

Way before the Flaming Lips incited The Terror, armed themselves with confetti cannons, and birthed a Yoshimi musical, they were a…
By: Kyle McGovern / December 27, 2013
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