In addition to the inspiration of modern pop music and Japanese noise rock, the Flaming Lips' 'Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots' also drew from '70s folk.
It's official: There is no idea too strange for the Flaming Lips.
The Flaming Lips frontman sat down to chat with Diffuser about the band's new album and the long road that led the "Fearless Freaks" to this point.
This gallery includes every single incarnation of the Flaming Lips– including studio and touring members – since the fearless band first freaked out Oklahoma.
On their new album, the Flaming Lips scale some heavy subjects (mortality, relationships, suicide) via a childlike fantasy world rife with unicorns and wizards.
The Flaming Lips premiered a new song at a show in their hometown of Oklahoma City this weekend.
The Flaming Lips have given us a third preview of 'Oczy Mlody.'
The Flaming Lips have given us another taste of 'Oczy Mlody' in the form of the new single, "How??"
A day after the Flaming Lips announce a new album, they have released the first single.
The Flaming Lips' album is coming out on Wayne Coyne's 56th birthday.