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Getting The Drop On Us: The Year In Surprise And/Or “Surprise” Releases

Here in the future, we now know Andy Warhol was right about everyone getting their 15 minutes of fame, but it comes with some unexpected…
Chris DeVille | December 29, 2015 - 11:23 am
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Wayne Coyne Reviews 2015: The Flaming Lips Leader On Trump, Hoverboards, Baby Hitler, & Heady Nuggs

Last year, I spoke with Wayne Coyne and asked him to review 2014 -- basically, to give us his opinions on a few of the…
Ryan Leas | December 4, 2015 - 1:03 pm
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The Week In Pop: Making Sense Of Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz

Let us begin by appreciating -- if not in the "Yay!" sense, at least the "Wow!" sense -- that the Disney Channel cash cow behind…
Chris DeVille | September 3, 2015 - 4:31 pm
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Watch The Flaming Lips & Chewbacca Cover David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” On Colbert

A few weeks ago, a group of musical luminaries paid tribute to David Bowie in two big benefit concerts at Carnegie Hall. The Flaming Lips…
Tom Breihan | April 20, 2016 - 8:54 am
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The Flaming Lips – “Space Oddity” (David Bowie Cover) Video

When David Bowie passed away early this year, scores of artists paid tribute to him by covering some of his classic songs. The Flaming Lips…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 15, 2016 - 10:12 am
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Michael Stipe, Cat Power, The Flaming Lips, J Mascis, & More Cover David Bowie At Carnegie Hall

Last night's Music Of David Bowie tribute at NYC's Carnegie Hall was announced in January hours before the world learned about the legendary musician's death…
Scott Lapatine | April 1, 2016 - 1:01 pm
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Watch The Flaming Lips Cover 9 David Bowie Songs In Aspen

A lot of the Flaming Lips' space-weirdo aesthetic is descended directly from David Bowie, so it makes sense that they'd want to pay tribute to…
Peter Helman | February 14, 2016 - 4:21 pm
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The Flaming Lips To Play The Soft Bulletin With Colorado Symphony At Red Rocks

No matter how you feel about Wayne Coyne's latter-day antics, the fact remains that the Flaming Lips are responsible for several unfuckwithable classics, The Soft
Peter Helman | February 1, 2016 - 7:47 pm
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Watch The Flaming Lips’ Inner-Band Drama From Portlandia’s Pickathon Episode

Those of us who have been paying attention to the Flaming Lips for the past few years could be forgiven for wondering what the fuck…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2016 - 11:44 am

Miley Cyrus – “My Sad Christmas Song”

Miley Cyrus continues her collaboration with her Dead Petz (aka the Flaming Lips) with a holiday original called "My Sad Christmas Song." It's a slow…
James Rettig | December 24, 2015 - 10:41 pm
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Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz – “BB Talk” Video

Miley Cyrus has shared a new video for "BB Talk," a cut from her recent Dead Petz album with the Flaming Lips. Miley has been…
Peter Helman | December 12, 2015 - 10:40 am
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Watch The Flaming Lips Play “Bad Days” On Fallon

The Flaming Lips guested on The Tonight Show yesterday and performed "Bad Days" off of 1995's Cloud Taste Metallic, which turned 20 this year and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 1, 2015 - 10:17 am
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Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz – “Lighter” Video

Miley Cyrus and the Flaming Lips just kicked off a tour in support of their bizarre, messy, occasionally great and occasionally unlistenable album Dead Petz,…
Peter Helman | November 21, 2015 - 8:16 pm
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Miley Cyrus Wore A Diaper And A Dildo At Last Night’s Dead Petz Tour Opener

Last night in Chicago, Miley Cyrus kicked off her Milky Milky Milk tour in support of her not-as-bad-as-you-remember Dead Petz collaborative album/mixtape thing. The Flaming…
James Rettig | November 20, 2015 - 10:09 am
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Dan Deacon Will Open For Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz On Tour

Miley Cyrus is very, very serious about letting the world know that she is going full freak right now. She worked with the Flaming Lips…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2015 - 12:39 pm
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Miley Cyrus & The Flaming Lips Announce Show Where They’re Naked And The Audience Is Naked And Everyone Gets Sprayed With Milk

Miley Cyrus and the Flaming Lips already brought their Dead Petz antics to the VMAs and SNL, and they're taking it on tour. And while…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2015 - 9:12 pm
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The Flaming Lips Play Dead Petz Songs Without Miley Cyrus At Secret Show

We're about a month-and-a-half removed from the grand unveiling of Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz, and so far we've gotten a VMAs performance and…
James Rettig | October 12, 2015 - 4:44 pm

The Flaming Lips – “Atlantis” (Donovan Cover)

Next week, Rock The Cause Records will release Gazing With Tranquility, a benefit album that serves as an extended tribute to '60s folk-pop star Donovan,…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2015 - 10:19 am
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Watch Miley Cyrus & The Flaming Lips Bring Dead Petz To SNL

Miley Cyrus pulled double-duty on the season premiere of SNL last night, both hosting and performing as the episode's musical guest. Hillary Clinton introduced her…
Peter Helman | October 4, 2015 - 12:44 pm
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The Flaming Lips Will Join Miley Cyrus On SNL, Tour Behind Dead Petz

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,…
Peter Helman | October 3, 2015 - 11:35 am
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