Tag Archives: The Flaming Lips

Monday News Roundup

Happy Halloween! While music may not have the same effect as candy, there’s still several treats being served up today. Starting things off is the release of The Flaming Lips‘ 24-hour song “7 Skies H3,” which you can now stream over at their site. If you really want to drive the point home, you canRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

The weather has certainly¬†gotten cooler, but that only means the concert season is heating up.¬†Just another fantastic week of music here in the Northwest. Fresh off their amazing Bumbershoot performance, Davila 666 are back in town at the Rendezvous on Monday, the Junior Boys bring some of their electronic wizardry to Neumo’s on Tuesday, andRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

A slew of noteworthy artists this week have announced they’ll be releasing new albums: A new album from Deerhunter frontman Bradford Cox’s side project Atlas Sound will be coming out on November 8. Click here for a track listing and to listen to the new song “Terra Incognita,” which will be featured on the album...Read more...

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Monday Music News

Just a few weeks ago, a stage collapsed during Cheap Trick’s set at the Ottawa Bluesfest, leaving only five people injured in what could have been a much larger disaster. This past weekend, another near miss occurred as The Flaming Lips‘ background video wall fell during a heavy storm in Tulsa, OK, where the BradyRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

The Flaming Lips releasing a few new tracks isn’t exactly headline news. Wayne Coyne always seems to have something cooking, whether it’s a new album, new live recordings, an album of covers, or something else incredibly weird, borderline disturbing, and equally as cool. This falls under the “weird, borderline disturbing, and cool” category. The LipsRead more...

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Monday News Roundup

The week begins with the sad news of the death of Clarence Clemons, saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, on Saturday the 18th. Clemons, 69, had suffered a stroke the previous Sunday, but was reportedly in stable condition following two brain surgeries. In addition to his work with the E Street Band,Read more...

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The Flaming Lips Live @ Sasquatch! 2011

The Flaming Lips are among music’s greatest showmen, and while their 2011 Sasquatch! set lacked the pomp and spectacle of their 2008 headlining spot, there was still plenty to rejoice. Playing an abridged collection of songs from their 1999 album The Soft Bulletin, the Lips took the stage with a vibrant visual display and aRead more...

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Sasquatch! Sunday!

Sunday began as another beautiful day at the Gorge with young Chicago rockers Smith Westerns, followed by a sunny set by The Drums to get the crowd dancing early before Fitz & the Tantrums blew the roof off. And that was just the first three acts on the main stage. Cotton Jones, Typhoon, Other Lives,Read more...

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Monday News Roundup

Don’t fret if you missed Okkervil River‘s performance of their new album I Am Very Far last weekend: the album is now streaming in its entirety over at NPR. Below, catch the band performing “We Need a Myth.” As previously reported, dreamy synthpop maestro Washed Out recently signed to Sub Pop, with his debut releaseRead more...

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The Flaming Lips Release New 12-part YouTube Song

Wayne Coyne, frontman (read: madman) behind the universally acclaimed The Flaming Lips has his latest concoction ready for public digestion -- provided, of course, that you have 11 friends with iPhones. That’s right, the Valentine’s Day-themed “Two Blobs F*cking” requires the 12 YouTube videos to be played simultaneously for the full blobtacular experience. It wasRead more...

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