Wayne Coyne

Wayne Coyne



Wayne Michael Coyne (born January 13, 1961) is an American musician. He is the lead singer, occasional backing vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist, theremin player and songwriter for the band the Flaming Lips.



The Flaming Lips
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.
Warrior is the second studio album by American recording artist Kesha, released on November 30, 2012 by Kemosabe Records and RCA Records.
Dark Night of the Soul
Dark Night of the Soul is a studio album by Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse, featuring collaborations by numerous notable musicians.

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Wayne Coyne pronounces (and explains) the title of the Flaming Lips' latest, 'Oczy Mlody'
  –  September 15, 2017
Wayne Coyne: Well, thank you. I think some people wonder if we ... Every aspect of presenting your music to the world, to me, is what makes it so much fun. Not just the music, you do the album covers, the music videos, lyrics, and the song titles ...
Watch Miley Cyrus Perform a Song from Her New Flaming Lips Collaboration
  –  September 25, 2017
Last night, Miley Cyrus—pop icon and walking definition of "post-empire"—pulled Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips on stage at Terminal 5 in Manhattan to perform a track from their upcoming collaborative album. Stereogum reports that the song is called ...
The Complete Package: How Album Packaging Amplified Music
  –  September 25, 2017
One modern band that has pushed the limits of taste with packaging is The Flaming Lips. In 2011, Wayne Coyne and his band released a four-song EP on a USB stick, inside a seven-pound edible gummy skull. The EP sold out and prompted the band to be even more ...
'I'm Not Afraid Of Who I Used To Be': Miley Cyrus On 'Younger Now'
  –  September 24, 2017
It's like: that kind of music — like, what does that mean? I love music; I love all styles of music. I love Mike WiLL's music; I love Wayne Coyne's music. I love country music; I love Dolly [Parton]'s music. I love Leonard Cohen's music. I may be the ...
Mac DeMarco On The Flaming Lips Collaboration: ‘He Kind Of Jumped The Gun On That One’
  –  September 19, 2017
DeMarco, 27, exclusively tells etcanada.com that Flaming Lips’ frontman Wayne Coyne got a little trigger happy when announcing a split EP featuring covers of both artists’ songs. “We talked a little about doing it, but I never confirmed anything ...
Wayne Coyne pronounces (and explains) the title of the Flaming Lips' latest, 'Oczy Mlody'
  –  September 15, 2017
The Flaming Lips are a weird, wonderful rock and roll institution at this point, and kingpin Wayne Coyne has been in the middle of the confetti cloud from the beginning. From the off-kilter splatter-art hippie-punk of the ‘80s and early ‘90s, to the ...
Festival No.6 closing the British festival season with sheer, shambolic brilliance
  –  September 14, 2017
The band pull out all their regular stops. Horrific giant puppets wobbling about the stage? Check. Wayne Coyne riding a giant LED-light covered unicorn while donning ostentatious rainbow wings? Check. That fucking hamster ball he insists on rolling around ...
Festival No. 6 shines through the rain for another spectacular year
  –  September 12, 2017
They definitely seem at home here as lead singer Wayne Coyne says himself that the band wandered through the quirky village earlier in the day and ponders over whether the 'crazy, rich, amazing dude' who created Portmeirion village ever wondered if a band ...
The Replacements share live version of “I’m in Trouble” from For Sale: Live at Maxwell’s 1986: Stream
  –  September 11, 2017
Replacements manager Peter Jesperson was driven to the local jail to bail Stinson out by the Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne. Known for his frenetic fretwork and wild attire (he donned a trench coat with nothing on underneath at Maxwell’s) Bob Stinson’s ...
Festival No 6 is still the oddest and most magical of the lot – review
  –  September 11, 2017
“We feel like we’re in the exact place we should be,” declared Wayne Coyne, their crazy-haired, 56-year-old frontman. Watching this Oklahoma seven-piece is a bit like falling down a rabbit hole and waking up in Wonderland. There were giant inflatable ...
Festival No 6 review – Charlotte Church throws curveballs and the Flaming Lips ride unicorns
  –  September 11, 2017
the whole thing could be unbearably gimmicky if it weren’t for the strength of the band’s strange, jittery psychedelic rock. “We feel like we’re in the exact place we should be,” beams Wayne Coyne. The feeling’s mutual.
Vessels prep new LP ft Flaming Lips, John Grant, Harkin & more (listen)
  –  August 31, 2017
The band, who hail from Leeds, have brought in a few guest vocalists for the album, including Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne, John Grant, and Vincent Neff of Django Django. We’ve got the premiere of “Deeper in a Sky” which features lead vocals by ...
Mac DeMarco
  –  August 29, 2017
Wayne Coyne has announced a new Flaming Lips/Mac DeMarco split EP. On the as-of-yet untitled project, The Flaming Lips will cover three Mac DeMarco songs, and… Mac DeMarco was the musical guest last night on Conan. The lovable songwriter played the ...


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