The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips

 

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The Flaming Lips are an American rock band formed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in 1983. The group recorded several albums and EPs on an indie label, Restless, in the 1980s and early 1990s. After signing to Warner Brothers, they released their first record with Warner; "Hit to Death in the Future Head" (1992). They later released The Soft Bulletin (1999), which was NME magazine's Album of the Year and later Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (2002). In February 2007, they were nominated for a 2007 BRIT Award for "Best International Act". The group has won three Grammy Awards, including two for Best Rock Instrumental Performance. They were placed on Q magazine 's list of the "50 Bands to See Before You Die" in 2002.

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Batman Forever
 
Batman Forever is a 1995 American superhero film directed by Joel Schumacher and produced by Tim Burton, based on the DC Comics character Batman.
Christmas on Mars
 
Christmas on Mars is a science fiction film from the alternative rock band The Flaming Lips, written and directed by the band's frontman, Wayne Coyne, and featuring the entire band in the cast, as well as many of their associates, including Steve Burns, Adam Goldberg, and Fred Armisen.The film began development in 2001, filming was completed in October 2005, and the film premiered on May 25, 2008 at the Sasquatch!
Zaireeka
 
Zaireeka is the eighth studio album by the alternative rock band The Flaming Lips.
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
 
Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots is the tenth studio album by The Flaming Lips, released by Warner Bros.

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The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne Gets Creative For The Holidays
  –  November 28, 2017
(Gibson) An artist is an artist, no matter what the medium, with musicians finding many ways to express themselves beyond their music. Understanding this fluidity of format would help explain the latest art project from The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne.
The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne Gets Creative For The Holidays
  –  November 28, 2017
with musicians finding many ways to express themselves beyond their music. Understanding this fluidity of format would help explain the latest art project from The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne. Coyne, no stranger to avant-garde, esoteric art - he once created ...
Put a heard on it! 'Portlandia's' best musical cameos
  –  January 17, 2018
She’d probably clean up. 2. The Flaming Lips – What’s better than the Flaming Lips? Two version of the Lips? That was the scenario for the “Pickathon” episode, when the Oklahoma psych-rockers split into “The Flaming Lips Featuring Wayne Coyne ...
See JD McPherson's groovy new 'On the Lips' video
  –  January 17, 2018
It’s an origin story, like in a comic book.” For the accompanying clip, McPherson enlisted George Salisbury of DELO Creative (Broncho, the Flaming Lips) of his home state. “The song has a melancholy, surf twang to it. [So] early conversations with ...
Watch ‘Phantom Thread,’ Then Watch These Movies
  –  January 16, 2018
in case you hope to avoid those or use them in an omelette to give your mark a potentially bad experience without killing him. The doc gets psychedelic itself at times, with the use of animation and some original songs by The Flaming Lips.
MGMT Confirm Album Details, Announce Tour Dates, Share Behind the Scenes Video
  –  January 16, 2018
Little Dark Age was produced by MGMT, former Chairlift member Patrick Wimberly, and long-time collaborator Dave Fridmann (The Flaming Lips, Mercury Rev, who has worked on all three of their previous albums). The album is the follow-up to 2013's MGMT.
Why and How is There a SpongeBob SquarePants Broadway Musical?
  –  January 15, 2018
Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, and Aerosmith all contribute songs comfortably within their respective genres. And The Flaming Lips return to the franchise after helping SpongeBob and Patrick confront the psychic wall of energy on the SpongeBob movie soundtrack.
Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz club tour kicks off in Chicago
  –  January 15, 2018
The band, which features Cyrus and the Flaming Lips, is scheduled to make five club dates in addition to Chicago, including Detroit (Nov.21), Washington, D.C. (Nov. 27), New York (Nov. 28), Philadelphia (Dec. 5) and Boston (Dec. 6).
18 wonderful things you must do in Hull during 2018
  –  January 13, 2018
The Inner City Live gigs at the Old Town venue proved to be a huge highlight of Hull's 2017. We welcomed performances by The Flaming Lips, Primal Scream and Ocean Colour scene. This year we've already had Happy Mondays and Orbital confirm huge outdoor ...
I Transformed Into Miley Cyrus — & Here's What I Looked Like
  –  January 7, 2018
The former Disney channel star has come a long way from her Hannah Montana years, having chopped off her hair, twerked on stage at the VMAs, and collaborated with the Flaming Lips. Most recently, she's gone back to her sunny, country-infused roots with Malibu.
Home Sick Festival packs Petaluma’s Phoenix Theater with top Bay bands
  –  January 4, 2018
I say this because the first time I caught the band was at the 2016 Riot Fest Chicago with a lineup that included the original Misfits, Morrissey and The Flaming Lips. And still, this band’s set stood out as a festival highlight. Touché Amoré delivers ...
The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne Gets Creative For The Holidays
  –  November 28, 2017
(Gibson) An artist is an artist, no matter what the medium, with musicians finding many ways to express themselves beyond their music. Understanding this fluidity of format would help explain the latest art project from The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne.

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