May 19th, 2014

The Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus performed the Beatles’ “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds” on last night’s Billboard Music Awards telecast.

April 1st, 2014


The Flaming Lips Sell Out

After releasing their Funny Or Die–produced masterpiece, ‘Flaming Side of the Moon,’ The Flaming Lips take the only logical next step and sell out big time.

Reblogged from Funny Or Die
November 13th, 2013

Check out the Indiegogo campaign for Last Box of Sparklers, a tribute to the late Mark Linkous of Sparklehorse. The album will feature Mark Lanegan, the Flaming Lips and many more. Pitchfork has posted Lanegan’s cover of “Spirit Ditch” and other already recordered contributions.

May 9th, 2013


Love Returns.  

CLOVE on the cover of June / July 2013 Bust.

2013 Summer Tour dates are being announced here. I’ll see you there.

Reblogged from Jennie Wood And Did
March 23rd, 2013

Here’s the full list of Record Store Day (April 20) releases, including records from the Flaming Lips, Mad Season, Moby & Mark Lanegan, Thurston Moore and Soundgarden, and comps from Sub Pop and Kill Rock Stars.

February 5th, 2013


First gummy skulls, now this.  For Valentine’s Day the Flaming Lips are selling an anatomically correct, chocolate heart with a (creamy) USB center, filled with love songs of course. 

Naturally, they’re already sold out.

January 29th, 2013

"Hyundai really understands and appreciates what the Flaming Lips are all about,” says Lori Feldman, Warner Bros. Records senior VP of brand partnerships. (Source)

January 25th, 2013

Lyrics video for the new Flaming Lips song “Sun Blows Up Today.” Per the description on YouTube:

"Sun Blows Up Today" will be available as an instant grat bonus track on January 29. The new Flaming Lips album The Terror will be released on April 2nd. The track will also be featured in the upcoming Hyundai commercial which will air during the Superbowl on February 3rd!

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