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“These Guys Rocked The House”: 10 Surreal Moments When ’90s Rock Met Mainstream TV

It's Weird '90s Week on Stereogum. All week long we're looking at the strangest musical moments and trends of the decade. Check out more here.
Adrien Begrand | May 20, 2016 - 10:00 am
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2015 In Review

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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2015 In Review

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 Flaming Lips Seemingly Finalizing New Album Oczy Mlody

The Flaming Lips are still around, doing gimmicky things and making music with Miley Cyrus, but they haven't actually released a proper album since The
Peter Helman | August 4, 2016 - 10:44 pm
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Sharon Van Etten – “Do You Realize??” (The Flaming Lips Cover)

Sharon Van Etten covered the Flaming Lips' song "Do You Realize??" for the final episode of the Amazon Original Series Gortimer Gibbon's Life On Normal
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 14, 2016 - 10:31 am
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The Silver Lake Chorus – “Heavy Star Movin’ (starRo Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last summer, 25-member LA vocal ensemble the Silver Lake Chorus released their self-titled debut LP, which featured an impressive roster of songwriters including Sia, Ben…
Pranav Trewn | June 14, 2016 - 9:44 am

The Flaming Lips Are In A New X-Men Comic

Lately, the world-dominating comic book company Marvel has been making some entreaties to the music world -- publishing a few Run The Jewels-themed covers, nodding…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2016 - 11:22 am
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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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Jim James, Antony, Courtney Barnett Confirmed For Massive Grateful Dead Covers Comp

The National have been planning a Grateful Dead tribute album for quite some time, and when we profiled the band last year they elaborated a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 12, 2016 - 10:22 am
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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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