• Pitchfork: The Flaming Lips’ “Do You Realize??” No Longer the Official State Rock Song of Oklahoma
• NPR: First Listen: The Flaming Lips, The Terror
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!
We spent a day with the Flaming Lips that started with an interview, led to poolside yoga, a confetti run, then ended with an energized show that only the Flaming Lips could give. Check out our exclusive gallery of a day in the life of the band.
Spinner: Wayne Coyne Grenade Incident: Airport Shut Down Over Singer’s Explosive (Police report via Fuse)
UPDATE from Spin: Wayne Coyne Isn’t Really Sorry for Oklahoma Airport Grenade Gaffe
Mastodon’s cover of the Flaming Lips’ “A Spoonful Weighs a Ton” (a Record Store Day exclusive)
Our new video series “Pitchfork Classic” kicks off with a 45-minute documentary on the Flaming Lips’ The Soft Bulletin featuring brand new interviews with the band.