The Flaming Lips

Featured The Flaming Lips stories

The Anniversary

The Soft Bulletin Turns 20

The Flaming Lips have survived and evolved through an astonishing number of indie-rock life cycles. They were labelmates with Fear, Wipers, and the Dead Milkmen…
Chris DeVille | May 17, 2019 - 11:45 am

2018 In Review

Wayne Coyne Reviews 2018

Wayne Coyne is always busy. Whether working on official albums or a smattering of side projects, the Flaming Lips -- the band he's now been…
Ryan Leas | December 21, 2018 - 11:21 am

Gotcha Covered

8 Memorable Devo Covers To Celebrate Today’s 40th Anniversary Of Their Debut

Forty years ago today, Devo released their historic debut, Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!. Here's an incomplete list of albums that…
Nate Patrin | August 28, 2018 - 1:31 pm

More The Flaming Lips stories

Watch Kacey Musgraves Cover The Flaming Lips At Bonnaroo

Country pop queen Kacey Musgraves wowed us at Governors Ball earlier this month. Yesterday, she brought her charms to Bonnaroo. Her set predominantly consisted of…
Julia Gray | June 16, 2019 - 6:24 pm

The Flaming Lips – “Giant Baby” (Feat. Mick Jones)

The Flaming Lips released their new album King's Mouth: Music And Songs last month as a Record Store Day exclusive, limited to 4000 gold vinyl…
Peter Helman | May 24, 2019 - 10:19 am

Desert Daze Adds Flying Lotus 3D & The Flaming Lips Playing The Soft Bulletin

Stereolab and Animal Collective were the first two acts announced for Desert Daze's 2019 lineup. Today, the festival announces the addition of Flying Lotus' immersive…
Julia Gray | May 15, 2019 - 1:18 pm

Watch The Flaming Lips Play A Bowl Of Fruit At Google I/O

Every year, Google hosts a big event in Mountain View, California, unveiling all its new tweaks and products. And for the last couple of years,…
Tom Breihan | May 9, 2019 - 9:27 am

The Flaming Lips – “All For The Life Of The City”

Yesterday, the Flaming Lips released an exclusive Record Store Day LP, King's Mouth: Music And Songs, limited to 4000 gold vinyl copies before its wide…
Julia Gray | April 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm

Watch Austin’s Full Daniel Johnston Tribute Show With The Flaming Lips, Built To Spill, Yo La Tengo, Bob Mould, & More

Daniel Johnston, the cult favorite Austin singer-songwriter, celebrated his 58th birthday yesterday in grand fashion. In Johnston's honor, the city of Austin declared it Hi,…
Chris DeVille | January 23, 2019 - 9:13 am

Wayne Coyne Gets Married In His Plastic Bubble

Of Wayne Coyne's many elaborate gimmicks over the years, he's perhaps best-known for rolling atop the audience in a giant plastic bubble at Flaming Lips…
Chris DeVille | January 7, 2019 - 12:58 pm

Gotcha Covered

8 Memorable Devo Covers To Celebrate Today’s 40th Anniversary Of Their Debut

Forty years ago today, Devo released their historic debut, Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!. Here's an incomplete list of albums that…
Nate Patrin | August 28, 2018 - 1:31 pm

The Flaming Lips Share Original Version Of “Tomorrow Is” From Spongebob Musical

Last month, the Flaming Lips were among a long and strange group of artists who were nominated for a Tony Award for their contributions to…
Tom Breihan | June 15, 2018 - 9:59 am

The Flaming Lips Plan To Press Vinyl Records With Miley Cyrus’ Urine

The Flaming Lips' wonky experimentation has hit a new high. They've released vinyl records pressed with beer and blood in the past, and now they're…
Julia Gray | May 31, 2018 - 7:44 pm

Bruce Springsteen To Receive Honorary Tony Award, Flaming Lips Among Artists Nominated For Spongebob Score

Bruce Springsteen has already extended the run of his Springsteen On Broadway show twice now. There's a good chance that he'll never leave Broadway. And…
Peter Helman | May 1, 2018 - 10:22 am

The Flaming Lips – “The Story Of Yum Yum And Dragon” Video

The Flaming Lips are the undisputed kings of gimmick releases, with Jack White and his Third Man Records outfit serving as their only real competition.
Peter Helman | April 21, 2018 - 11:32 am

Premiere

The Flaming Lips – “Flaming Lips Theme Song 1983″

The Flaming Lips are one of those bands with mountains of music to their name. Wayne Coyne and his ever-morphing cast of collaborators are 35…
Chris DeVille | March 28, 2018 - 1:27 pm
1 2 3 4 ...