The Flaming Lips have announced that they have been invited to participate in My Morning Jacket's One Big Holiday destination event, which will take place at the newly renovated Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Mexico January 26th through the 30th in 2014.
This four-night, all inclusive musical adventure will feature sets from My Morning Jacket, The Flaming Lips, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Mariachi El Bronx, and Thievery Corporation's Rob Garza performing solo DJ sets.
The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne declares,
"being with (MMJ's) Jim James is like hanging with an outlaw who just broke out of jail, but this outlaw is also Jesus Christ at the last supper...and there is music everywhere being made by magic birds that leave diamonds in your drinks."
Tickets are on sale now,visit www.mmjonebigholiday.com for tickets and information. All-inclusive prices range from $1,249 to $2,599 per person based on double occupancy and include a four night stay at the resort, access to all shows, top notch all-inclusive resort amenities, and an unparalleled music adventure in paradise.-DocFB
Diagnosis: Pretty cool. Pretty expensive. Pretty fun.
The Flaming Lips will be releasing their 13th studio alvum on April 2nd entitled "The Terror" and released a lyric video for "Sun Blows Up", a song that will NOT appear on the album.
Those who pre-order The Terror digitally beginning Jan 29th, through the iTunes Store or other participating digital retailers will receive "Sun Blows Up Today" as an Instant gratification, Non-Album, Bonus Track titled. This is the only way to get the new song by THE FLAMING LIPS.
If you're near a TV set this Sunday, Feb 3rd, watching the Super Bowl, you might just see a very cool TV commercial by Hyundai that stars none other than THE FLAMING LIPS and features the song, "Sun Blows Up Today". Don't miss it!!-DocFB
Diagnosis: Sounds very 80's.....