Sugar, Lips LPs Coming Live To Noise Pop 2012

The San Francisco festival Noise Pop turns 20 this year, and as part of the celebration, a couple of legends are coming to town to play their classic albums in full. The Flaming Lips will play all of The Soft Bulletin, and Bob Mould will perform Copper Blue, the 1992 debut from his post-Hüsker Dü band Sugar, for the first time ever. The festival, which comes to venues around town 2/21-26, will also feature Built To Spill, Sleigh Bells, Archers Of Loaf, Die Antwoord, Surfer Blood, Cursive, Wye Oak, Matthew Dear, Craig Finn, Veronica Falls, Grimes, Bleached, and a ton of others. Check here for all the info.