The Flaming Lips Cover Pink Floyd's Dark Side for NYE & Album To Follow
The Flaming Lips will be covering Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety on New Year's Eve. The psychedelic celebration will go down on December 31 at the Cox Center in Oklahoma City, OK. The show will also feature Wayne's nephew Dennis Coyne's band Stardeath and White Dwarfs. According to the poster for the show (featured below), "Starting at midnight: A special performance of Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon."
Pitchfork.com via the L.A. Times is also reporting that the Lips plan to record all of Dark Side for what will likely be an iTunes-only album release. While there are few details as of now, the project will include Stardeath and White Dwarfs, Henry Rollins and Peaches. We'll be sure to report back as more info surfaces.
And in case you missed the crazy naked bicycle video for "Watching The Planets," check it here: