The Flaming Lips were one of the main musical forces behind Miley Cyrus’ messy, self-indulgent, occasionally great surprise album Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz, and it looks like they’re continuing to support the former Hannah Montana star on her magical journey of self-discovery. Cyrus is kicking off the new season of Saturday Night Live […]
Miley Cyrus is coming to a city near you — and she's bringing more than her Dead Petz with her! Between hosting the VMAs, dropping a surprise album, and hosting the season premiere of Saturday Night Live, the Wrecking Ball singer is having quite the busy year! But it looks like Miley's sched will only fill up [...]
Hey detritus fans! Here’s a big, box set-ish slab of news for ya. It seems that big, box set-ish, rock & roll band The Flaming Lips have recently announced the release of Heady Nuggs 20 Years After Clouds Taste Metallic 1994-1997, which...Show More Summary
Wayne Coyne has a podcast now! It’s called The Fearless Freakcast, a title modeled after the 2005 Flaming Lips documentary of a similar name, and his first guests were Beach House’s Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally. They came out to Coyne’s Oklahoma City studio to talk about their latest album, Depression Cherry, the struggles of […]
Featuring rarities, B-sides, and previously unreleased live recordings.
After taking Miley Cyrus to adventurous new places, the Flaming Lips will circle back on their history with a massive reissue of their 1995 LP Clouds Taste Metallic. Dubbed Heady Nuggs 20 Years After Clouds Taste Metallic 1994-1997, the 3-CD set features Wayne Coyne and company's original album along with B-sides, "oddities...
It's been twenty years since the Flaming Lips released Clouds Taste Metallic, their seventh LP as well as their last album to feature guitarist Ronald Jones. Today, the band announced a deluxe reissue of the record featuring rarities,...Show More Summary
The Flaming Lips have announced the release Heady Nuggs 20 Years After Clouds Taste Metallic 1994-1997, on November 27th. This will be the Deluxe 20th Anniversary Box Set edition of THE LIPS globally influential and essential edition of CLOUDS TASTE METALLIC 1995 classic album. Show More Summary
by Andrew Sacher Sharon Van Etten at NeilFest - 9/14/15 (photo by U of Music) Though Sharon Van Etten was billed for NYC's Neil Young tribute show NeilFest, she didn't show up on night 1. But fortunately for anyone who...
Forthcoming Donovan tribute LP also features The Flaming Lips and Hamilton Leithauser.
Next month, Rock The Cause Records will release a Donovan tribute album called Gazing With Tranquility that will feature contributions from the Flaming Lips, Hamilton Leithauser, and Sharon Van Etten. Van Etten has shared her cover today, a twinkling rework of the Scottish songwriter’s sparse 1968 B-side “Teen Angel.” “I’ve admired Donovan’s voice and minimal […]
Inclement weather has rarely plagued the Grand Point North Festival, but the precipitation that fell Sunday September 13 made it all the more fortunate that the bill contained some of the more arresting and varied artists on the roster. Show More Summary
David Bowie, Cyndi Lauper, Aerosmith, Jonathan Coulton, The Flaming Lips, Panic! At the Disco, and They Might Be Giants are just a few of the folks headed to that pineapple under the sea …
There’s no question that Miley Cyrus’ free surprise album, Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz, is deeply flawed. At 23 tracks and 92 minutes, it’s a slog to get through. Musically, it’s often soporific—courtesy of lugubrious tempos steepedShow More Summary
Miley Cyrus “Space Boots” Miley Cyrus’ new record is a long slog, but it’s at least an interesting slog. And given that she made it with The Flaming Lips and Mike Will Made It, two contrasting creative forces I think would be rather overpowering in most cases, it’s remarkable that Cyrus pushed them both towards […]
Bikini Bottom will also welcome The Flaming Lips, John Legend, Cyndi Lauper T.I. and Dirty Projectors.
David Bowie, The Flaming Lips, Dirty Projectors and other artists are contributing new songs to a Spongebob Squarepants musical. According to Entertainment Weekly, other artists contributing songs include Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, T.I.,...
A surprising collection of musicians will write songs for an upcoming theatrical production of SpongeBob SquarePants, dubbed The SpongeBob Musical. David Bowie, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, Cyndi Lauper, Flaming Lips, John Legend and T.I. will all contribute original songs to the show. Bowie's tune will feature additional lyrics...
SpongeBob SquarePants is making its way to Broadway. According to Entertainment Weekly, a musical based on the popular long-running Nickelodeon series will debut in June 2016 in Chicago, with a move to New York planned after that. Director Tina Landau and music supervisor Tom Kitt have arranged for a bunch of big names to contribute […]
Dirty Projectors, The Flaming Lips, Cyndi Lauper also contributing to Broadway production.